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2 hours ago, snow_wizard said:

One thing for sure is the PDO is tanked and the pattern setting up is going to take it even lower.  Those troughs digging along the coast are going to create strong NW winds out there.  The SST anomalies over the Pacific already have the textbook horseshoe shape of a full blown -PDO.  I'm really stoked about the prospects for the next 12 months at least.  The million dollar question is can we pull off a cool summer.

Will we have a true British summer?

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If Rob were still around he'd wet his pants and almost have a stroke at how close we are to a legit artic airmass.  I hope he's okay with his health issues and not banned for wrong think or something equally silly.

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4 hours ago, snow_wizard said:

The upper level support is way more impressive with this and thicknesses are quite a bit lower...if he models verify of course.

Not going to be enough for valley snow, outside of the convergence zone hotspots.

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20 minutes ago, BLI snowman said:

Not going to be enough for valley snow, outside of the convergence zone hotspots.

It's gone up to 40F and definitely noticeable. Was this forecasted? It was heading to freezing around midnight. Is there a warm front?

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2 minutes ago, Link said:

It's gone up to 40F and definitely noticeable. Was this forecasted? It was heading to freezing around midnight. Is there a warm front?

Just clouds coming in. The cold front people are talking about is for Sunday/Monday. 

Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

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Not bad. 

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Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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1 hour ago, Link said:

If Rob were still around he'd wet his pants and almost have a stroke at how close we are to a legit artic airmass.  I hope he's okay with his health issues and not banned for wrong think or something equally silly.

It’s completely normal for him to disappear for 8-9 months at a time. He will be back when we are 8-10 days out from our first large event next winter season. 

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4 hours ago, Link said:

Will we have a true British summer?

An 1800's one at that! :P

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Weather Data for Klamath Falls, OR
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Snowfall (with % of seasonal average)

2010-2011 - 60.70" (168%)
2011-2012 - 49.00" (136%)
2012-2013 - 25.10" (70%)
2013-2014 - 9.05" (25%)
2014-2015 - 2.90" (8%)
2015-2016 - 54.45" (151%)
2016-2017 - 63.00" (175%)
2017-2018 - 18.10" (50%)
2018-2019 - 52.30" (145%)
2019-2020 - 37.00" (103%)
 
2020-2021 - 18.50" (52%)
Nov '20 - 00.20" (5%)
Dec '20 - 04.40" (44%)
Jan '21 - 03.50" (29%)
Feb '21 - 07.10" (78%)
Mar '21 - 03.30" (132%)
 
2021 Thunderstorms
--/--,
 
Biggest Snowstorm - 18.4" (Jan 3-4 2017 - 26 hours)
Top 5 Daily Snows: 12.40" (01/03/2017), 8.20" (11/23/2010), 7.50" (12/13/2015), 6.60" (02/07/2017), 6.20" (03/10/2019)
Honorable Mention: 6.00" (03/20/2012), 6.00" (02/28/2012), 6.00" (01/16/2020), 5.70" (12/14/2016), 5.50" (01/18/2012)
Max Depths: 21.00" (01/07/2017), 18.00" (12/24/2015), 13.00" (01/16/2020), 11.00" (11/23/2010), 9.50" (02/27/2019), 9.00" (02/28/2012)
 
T'storm Days: 10 (2020), 14 (2019), 16 (2018), 12 (2017), 13 (2016), 20 (2015), 21 (2014), 16 (2013), 2 (2012), 12 (2011)
1980-2015 Avg = 12
Severe T'storms: 6 (08/05/2020), (08/10/2019), (08/08/2017), (07/24/2017), (01/19/2016), (08/05/2012) 
"Almost" Severe: 2 (08/10/2017), (05/04/2016)
Vicinity Severe T'storms (close enough to hear, with official severe reports)
(06/26/2017), (08/05/2016), (07/09/2015), (07/05/2015), (06/09/2015), (08/05/2014), (08/04/2014), (08/22/2013), (08/12/2013), (09/12/2011), (09/04/2011)

 

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Someone linked me to a site that shows wind flow during the February event and I bookmarked it because you can view and zoom in on any place in the county and it has web cam links as well.   

I had 30 minutes to kill before my next meeting and took a look around the country at the weather and the progression of spring because I find it interesting.    I am going to have to break this up into several posts because I don't know how to add text between pics here.   It would be nice to do this in one post.  ;)

Washington DC area:

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43 after a low of 42 and the rain has started. Just 0.01‚ÄĚ so far. Looks like the rain shadow is just to the north of here.¬†

Warm Season Stats

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Monthly Rainfall-0.39‚ÄĚ

Warm Season Rainfall-0.39‚ÄĚ

Warmest high temp-63

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2 minutes ago, TacomaWaWx said:

43 after a low of 42 and the rain has started. Just 0.01‚ÄĚ so far. Looks like the rain shadow is just to the north of here.¬†

Quite the rain shadow over the Seattle area with this set up... my area has been in and out of the shadow and its currently raining and windy. 

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12Z GFS is pretty dry after the clipper/ULL plows through on Sunday afternoon into Monday.   Seems like that model always defaults to dry lately.

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03/24/2020. The flakes were big and heavy but in the end only 1/4" totaled here. This was one of the last snows; April 4th being the final one with 1/4".

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Weather Data for Klamath Falls, OR
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Snowfall (with % of seasonal average)

2010-2011 - 60.70" (168%)
2011-2012 - 49.00" (136%)
2012-2013 - 25.10" (70%)
2013-2014 - 9.05" (25%)
2014-2015 - 2.90" (8%)
2015-2016 - 54.45" (151%)
2016-2017 - 63.00" (175%)
2017-2018 - 18.10" (50%)
2018-2019 - 52.30" (145%)
2019-2020 - 37.00" (103%)
 
2020-2021 - 18.50" (52%)
Nov '20 - 00.20" (5%)
Dec '20 - 04.40" (44%)
Jan '21 - 03.50" (29%)
Feb '21 - 07.10" (78%)
Mar '21 - 03.30" (132%)
 
2021 Thunderstorms
--/--,
 
Biggest Snowstorm - 18.4" (Jan 3-4 2017 - 26 hours)
Top 5 Daily Snows: 12.40" (01/03/2017), 8.20" (11/23/2010), 7.50" (12/13/2015), 6.60" (02/07/2017), 6.20" (03/10/2019)
Honorable Mention: 6.00" (03/20/2012), 6.00" (02/28/2012), 6.00" (01/16/2020), 5.70" (12/14/2016), 5.50" (01/18/2012)
Max Depths: 21.00" (01/07/2017), 18.00" (12/24/2015), 13.00" (01/16/2020), 11.00" (11/23/2010), 9.50" (02/27/2019), 9.00" (02/28/2012)
 
T'storm Days: 10 (2020), 14 (2019), 16 (2018), 12 (2017), 13 (2016), 20 (2015), 21 (2014), 16 (2013), 2 (2012), 12 (2011)
1980-2015 Avg = 12
Severe T'storms: 6 (08/05/2020), (08/10/2019), (08/08/2017), (07/24/2017), (01/19/2016), (08/05/2012) 
"Almost" Severe: 2 (08/10/2017), (05/04/2016)
Vicinity Severe T'storms (close enough to hear, with official severe reports)
(06/26/2017), (08/05/2016), (07/09/2015), (07/05/2015), (06/09/2015), (08/05/2014), (08/04/2014), (08/22/2013), (08/12/2013), (09/12/2011), (09/04/2011)

 

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24 minutes ago, TT-SEA said:

Someone linked me to a site that shows wind flow during the February event and I bookmarked it because you can view and zoom in on any place in the county and it has web cam links as well.   

I had 30 minutes to kill before my next meeting and took a look around the country at the weather and the progression of spring because I find it interesting.    I am going to have to break this up into several posts because I don't know how to add text between pics here.   It would be nice to do this in one post.  ;)

Washington DC area:

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Beautiful rainy day here.‚̧ԳŹ Badly needed too. The recent dryness has caused several small¬†wildfires and¬†prevented a quick green-up.

We have 4+ consecutive days of 70s/80s coming up though, so I’ll bet things explode. Best time of year for warmth..low humidity and a decent diurnal cycle still.

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I miss your EPS animations, Tim. ūüėĒ

FWIW I‚Äôm still¬†on board for a warm spell in the PNW¬†next month (following¬†some notable cold anomalies beforehand). Full fledged MJO/GWO cycle¬†in the cards, with warm risks becoming enhanced given seasonal cycle w/ MJO in WHEM/W-IO. Even with Ni√Īa background state in AAM/tropics still evident, should see a gyration in the pattern out there.

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That site allows you to tour the entire world actually... here is a really cool live cam from Mt. Etna in southern Italy.   

Apparently this volcano has been quite active recently.    The sun is setting there right now.

 

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12 minutes ago, Phil said:

 

Beautiful rainy day here.‚̧ԳŹ Badly needed too. The recent dryness has caused several small¬†wildfires and¬†prevented a quick green-up.

We have 4+ consecutive days of 70s/80s coming up though, so I’ll bet things explode. Best time of year for warmth..low humidity and a decent diurnal cycle still.

Yeah... everything is just going to explode now there with some rain followed by really warm days.   

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3 minutes ago, Jginmartini said:

Rain all around while I enjoy sun thanks to the Olympic shadow 

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Wow. Beautiful shot. 

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Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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6 minutes ago, Jesse said:

43 with rain here now. Should be a pretty cool day.

I was thinking about that too Jesse. Should see more negative departures around the region. Maybe the elusive sub-50 high. 

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Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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ICON is cold with that next trough too. 

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Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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Pepe will be thawing out pretty soon. Croaky evenings are ahead.

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Weather Data for Klamath Falls, OR
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Snowfall (with % of seasonal average)

2010-2011 - 60.70" (168%)
2011-2012 - 49.00" (136%)
2012-2013 - 25.10" (70%)
2013-2014 - 9.05" (25%)
2014-2015 - 2.90" (8%)
2015-2016 - 54.45" (151%)
2016-2017 - 63.00" (175%)
2017-2018 - 18.10" (50%)
2018-2019 - 52.30" (145%)
2019-2020 - 37.00" (103%)
 
2020-2021 - 18.50" (52%)
Nov '20 - 00.20" (5%)
Dec '20 - 04.40" (44%)
Jan '21 - 03.50" (29%)
Feb '21 - 07.10" (78%)
Mar '21 - 03.30" (132%)
 
2021 Thunderstorms
--/--,
 
Biggest Snowstorm - 18.4" (Jan 3-4 2017 - 26 hours)
Top 5 Daily Snows: 12.40" (01/03/2017), 8.20" (11/23/2010), 7.50" (12/13/2015), 6.60" (02/07/2017), 6.20" (03/10/2019)
Honorable Mention: 6.00" (03/20/2012), 6.00" (02/28/2012), 6.00" (01/16/2020), 5.70" (12/14/2016), 5.50" (01/18/2012)
Max Depths: 21.00" (01/07/2017), 18.00" (12/24/2015), 13.00" (01/16/2020), 11.00" (11/23/2010), 9.50" (02/27/2019), 9.00" (02/28/2012)
 
T'storm Days: 10 (2020), 14 (2019), 16 (2018), 12 (2017), 13 (2016), 20 (2015), 21 (2014), 16 (2013), 2 (2012), 12 (2011)
1980-2015 Avg = 12
Severe T'storms: 6 (08/05/2020), (08/10/2019), (08/08/2017), (07/24/2017), (01/19/2016), (08/05/2012) 
"Almost" Severe: 2 (08/10/2017), (05/04/2016)
Vicinity Severe T'storms (close enough to hear, with official severe reports)
(06/26/2017), (08/05/2016), (07/09/2015), (07/05/2015), (06/09/2015), (08/05/2014), (08/04/2014), (08/22/2013), (08/12/2013), (09/12/2011), (09/04/2011)

 

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Seems like all the models are on board this morning...With the EURO yet to weigh in. 

 

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Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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Interesting note this rainbow has been trending NE for the last 30 minutes. Usually rainbows pop up and go away.  Kind of fun to have it moving along like a cloud!

breezy and cold down here despite the sun.

46*

 

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1 hour ago, TT-SEA said:

Someone linked me to a site that shows wind flow during the February event and I bookmarked it because you can view and zoom in on any place in the county and it has web cam links as well.   

I had 30 minutes to kill before my next meeting and took a look around the country at the weather and the progression of spring because I find it interesting.    I am going to have to break this up into several posts because I don't know how to add text between pics here.   It would be nice to do this in one post.  ;)

Washington DC area:

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Nice. 

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Atlanta:

 

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Sweet. 

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Dallas:

 

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Cool. 

1 hour ago, TT-SEA said:

Denver:

 

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Awesome. 

1 hour ago, TT-SEA said:

Minnesota:

 

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Wow. 

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Noticed Fairbanks is running a -8.7 departure on the month. The next week should be warmer, but just a little above average, with quite a bit of snow. They have a very solid snow pack this winter. 

Speaking of snow pack, notice the Willamette Basin is up to 115% of normal now. GOOD NEWZ

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Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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6 minutes ago, SilverFallsAndrew said:

I was thinking about that too Jesse. Should see more negative departures around the region. Maybe the elusive sub-50 high. 

Loving the model posts this moaning Andrew. ūü•į¬†

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Looks like EURO drops 850mb temps at PDX to about -6C.

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2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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Sad to see the legendary George Segal has passed away. 

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Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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Unfortunate part of the ECMWF run is that the ridge is a little less amplified on Friday and Saturday and that keeps western WA basically socked in with low clouds those days before the system crashes in on Sunday.   It would be nice to have a couple sunny days before the next crash.

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Just a classic, canonical ni√Īa spring pattern on guidance right now. Very similar to the previous -PMM/retracted IPWP cycles.

Just have to find a way to tweak things a little bit by summer to score a 2008-type outcome. It’s still on the table if the ASM/Indo-Pacific cooperates.

But there’s a risk for a 2012 type summer which would be unfortunate for the SW US in particular, given the drought they’re in. In either case the PNW is (probably) spared.

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9 minutes ago, Phil said:

Just a classic, canonical ni√Īa spring pattern on guidance right now. Very similar to the previous -PMM/retracted IPWP cycles.

Just have to find a way to tweak things a little bit by summer to score a 2008-type outcome. It’s still on the table if the ASM/Indo-Pacific cooperates.

But there’s a risk for a 2012 type summer which would be unfortunate for the SW US in particular, given the drought they’re in. In either case the PNW is (probably) spared.

2012 was the last non-torch summer here. It was very cool through July. We had a heat spike in early August and then dry September. Very wet/cool June though. 

Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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The ECMWF is back to the less desirable SW wind onshore solution for early next week.  Still time for that detail to go our way, but time is wasting.  No matter what the cold front Sunday evening looks very impressive with temps plunging to near freezing with a well mixed atmosphere, but the stuff after that is highly dependent on whether we go into more of a NW surface wind or SW.  I hate SW wind onshore in these cases.

The key seems to be keeping the trough tucked closer to the coast as it moves down from AK.  Lately these thing have tracked perfectly for a chilly outcome so hopefully that will continue with this one.

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Death To Warm Anomalies!

 

Winter 2020-21 stats

 

Total Snowfall = 7.0"

Day with 1" or more snow depth = 5

Total Hail = 0.0"

Coldest Low = 23

Lows 32 or below = 52

Highs 32 or below = 2

Lows 20 or below = 0

Highs 40 or below = 5

 

 

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57 minutes ago, Jesse said:

43 with rain here now. Should be a pretty cool day.

Has PDX managed a sub 50 high yet this month?  I would have to think they have.

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Winter 2020-21 stats

 

Total Snowfall = 7.0"

Day with 1" or more snow depth = 5

Total Hail = 0.0"

Coldest Low = 23

Lows 32 or below = 52

Highs 32 or below = 2

Lows 20 or below = 0

Highs 40 or below = 5

 

 

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7 hours ago, Link said:

Will we have a true British summer?

A lot of our cool summers are really dry.  That is one big difference between the NW and Britain is they have much wetter summers.  I'm a huge fan of dry summers as most people know.  I hate warm and damp together.  I certainly don't mind the occasional unseasonably cold trough in the summer though.

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Winter 2020-21 stats

 

Total Snowfall = 7.0"

Day with 1" or more snow depth = 5

Total Hail = 0.0"

Coldest Low = 23

Lows 32 or below = 52

Highs 32 or below = 2

Lows 20 or below = 0

Highs 40 or below = 5

 

 

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10 minutes ago, snow_wizard said:

Has PDX managed a sub 50 high yet this month?  I would have to think they have.

Yeah. They scored a sweet 48 degree high in the 15th. Might do it again today but they will often famously overachieve, especially this time of year.

We have at least had 3-4 sub-50 highs here so far this month. Should score another one today 

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