Fall Heat and Cold Diary… October 26-31, 2017

Tuesday October 31st… Dear Diary. Boo! Happy Halloween. Let’s see if there will be any scary climate change warmth going into early November across the U.S. Computer models have done very well forecasting general switches in weather patterns the last few months. Here we see that the mean trough will shift back to the West with above average […]

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Back Into Hell… More Heat and Fire for California

Published today the 19th this is a must read for the event to come: https://insideclimatenews.org/news/18102017/california-wildfires-global-warming-drought-wind-climate-change- Here is a good forecast from MDA Weather Services in association with the upcoming wind event in California: Day after day this week meteorological models have been painting the same picture for California and the Southwest for much of next […]

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Heat Dome Verification and Tropical Ramifications

Ah the saga of the October heat dome continues. Yesterday and today, 10/3 and 10/4/17, are the days I alluded to in “Weird, Warm and Spooky” in which I wrote that I hadn’t seen a heat dome of this magnitude forecast in October in my 35 year career as a meteorologist: http://www.guyonclimate.com/2017/09/25/warm-weird-and-spooky/ The piece was […]

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Dissecting the Heat Dome

In the past week I sent out a tweet that garnered more attention than any of my prior social media transmissions, which I was rather surprised at: https://twitter.com/climateguyw/status/912706196460773376 I was pleased to see a Washington Post article stemming from what I noticed: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/capital-weather-gang/wp/2017/09/28/summers-revenge-part-2-mega-heat-dome-to-build-over-central-and-eastern-u-s-next-week/?sdfsdfdsfds&utm_term=.68f1a40a973a In the tweet I stated and informed Dr. Michael Mann, “If verified at […]

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