Weather models work in a couple of ways – short term models look at current conditions and then project what will likely happen over the next couple of weeks, while longer term climate models are used to develop seasonal forecasts. These models forecast larger scale ocean and atmospheric conditions and have improved markedly over the […]
As expected all the major climate drivers are pointing towards wetter times…and look at what the models are predicting….
Hot tomorrow before another change moves through – with the potential for more showers….before it heats up again.
Showers to start, then temperatures on the rise…
After a few days of storms we’ve got the drier air finally winning the battle. The storms formed along the boundary between the more humid air to the north and the cold air trying to move in from the south.
Dry today but we’ve got a couple of stormy days coming up.
We’ve had another week of fires all around us, but nothing yet in our valleys which is fantastic. Yesterday we had the promised storms rolling through, but unlike other areas we managed more rain (for some) than thunder.
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Something that many parts of NE NSW have wanted for some time – a decent widespread rain event – should kick off through tomorrow, before clearing away through Saturday. The reason for the rain? Some cold air from deep down south moving north across our region. Here’s how the upper pattern (colours) and surface pattern […]
Not the first time to write along a similar theme this season….After a very hot day on Monday we were lucky to find ourselves sitting just south of the trough through yesterday – and what a difference that made. Grafton, Casino and areas north had very hot temperatures and strong dry winds through the day…and […]