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The return of the heatwaves in mid-July in France?

The return of the heatwaves in mid-July in France? More and more numerical model ensemble members have started showing a much warmer trend for mid-July in France. The following chart shows the temperature forecasts of 52 global and regional model runs for Paris every 6 hours between 13 and 19 July 2022.  The comfortable temperatures […]

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An unprecedented number of extremely severe storms in France

An unprecedented number of extremely severe storms in France May and June 2022 have entered the pantheon of months with the most severe storms in France ever recorded. Meteorage, a company that specializes in the detection of lightning activity, has just published that in June 2022 alone, it has detected more than 180.000 lightning strikes

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Once in a generation extreme weather events or the new future?

Once in a generation extreme weather events or the new future? Storm Elliott in North America between 21 and 26 December 2022 was characterized as a “once in a generation storm” due to the adverse weather conditions and most importantly, the extremely cold arctic air masses that reached the subtropics. A week later and the

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