Intense, prolonged, and potentially record-breaking June heatwave

  An amplified¬†atmospheric configuration: Pacific low; desert high After an extended period of quiescent weather in California, an unusually amplified atmospheric pattern will bring a potentially prolonged period of very hot conditions to a large portion of the American Southwest. As of this writing,¬†a very deep and cold (for June) low pressure system was situated … Continue reading Intense, prolonged, and potentially record-breaking June heatwave