Tag Archives: Spain

Summer is what summer brings (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD)


Summer is what summer brings (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD) Summer is everything that summer brings. And as the summer keeps coming with heat waves, fires keep finding the perfect environment also. 04 September 2016. Heatwave as summer sultriness returns to … Continue reading

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Forecasts For Ecosystems (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.)


Forecasts For Ecosystems (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.) By NOAA’s definition “Ecological forecasting” predicts changes in ecosystems and ecosystem components in response to an environmental driver such as climate variability, extreme weather conditions, pollution, or habitat change. It also provides information … Continue reading

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Starts Raining Drops of Winter at Mid-Latitudes. The new Autumn? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.)


Starts Raining Drops of Winter at Mid-Latitudes. The new Autumn?  (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.) The wobbliness of the North Hemispheric Polar Jet Stream made the news in 2013/14 as the result of a broken Polar Vortex, dropping masses of cold … Continue reading

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Sensing Atmospheric Dynamics (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla PhD)


Sensing Atmospheric Dynamics (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla PhD) Atmospheric dynamics involves observational and theoretical analysis of all motion systems of meteorological significance, including such diverse phenomena as thunderstorms, tornadoes, gravity waves,tropical hurricanes, extratropical cyclones, jet streams, and global-scale circulations. It is … Continue reading

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Keeping an Eye on European Atmospheric Conditions (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Keeping an Eye on European Atmospheric Conditions (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) 1st July Satellite view of the atmospheric conditions over Western Europe: Visual range from ESA International Space Station Colour Range snap shot from Terra Satellite Water vapour from MODIS Temperature … Continue reading

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Atmospheric Circulation and Climate Drift. Are we there yet? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD)


Atmospheric Circulation and Climate Drift. Are we “there” yet? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD) Atmospheric Circulation Normally I spend many words trying to make a point. This time I will try to just apply images and breve comments following a chronologically … Continue reading

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A roller-coaster of temperatures in South Europe. Spain (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD)


A roller-coaster of temperatures in South Europe. Spain (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) Met Office News release. A new record maximum temperature for Spain was set yesterday 13th May, with many local records also broken, and the heat continues today (14th May) … Continue reading

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Extreme climatic events in the North Hemisphere outside the EEUU. News from Spain February 2015 (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Extreme climatic events in the North Hemisphere outside the EEUU. News from Spain February 2015 (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) EEUU is not the only place in the North Hemisphere facing the consequences of recent patterns in atmospheric circulation and the climatic … Continue reading

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Grey matter. Drilling into the core of the Earth vs drilling into the core of the brain. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Grey matter. Drilling into the core of the Earth Vs drilling into the core of the Brain. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) Looking at the latest governmental decisions taken in Spain on sectors such as education, health services, research and science vs … Continue reading

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