Severe Winter Weather Approaching

The coldest, possibly snowiest period for many years is currently being churned out by the computer models. But how likely is it and whats causing it? I’m sure you’ve heard of “Sudden Stratospheric Warming”, it’s been shouted about across the media and weather organisations in the past week or so. Falling air in the Arctic Stratosphere compresses and this causes it to rapidly warm. The red line is the Stratosphere temperatures through 2018 and so far this year, the green dotted line is the average. The red line suddenly shooting upwards is the Sudden Stratospheric Warming. When this happens, the … Continue reading Severe Winter Weather Approaching