Memorial Day Weekend Outlook

Memorial Day Weekend Outlook

Jonathan Carr 🕔01:12, 28.May 2021

Discussion: This is not a good overall weekend outlook. Monday is looking like the best day of the holiday period. Friday-Sunday is just ugh. So high pressure in SE Canada is currently tracking from just N of the Great Lakes

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May 26: Watching PM Thunderstorms

May 26: Watching PM Thunderstorms

Jonathan Carr 🕔12:19, 26.May 2021

Discussion: No surprises on today being the hottest and most humid day of the week. We’ve got warm sector S/SW flow at most lower-mid levels pumping in humid air mass while the near-highest sun-angle of the year heats up the

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Mixed Conditions (May 24-28)

Mixed Conditions (May 24-28)

Jonathan Carr 🕔09:32, 24.May 2021

Discussion: Areas of high pressure continue to dominate our pattern. A high is currently tracking from just N of the Great Lakes towards the Atlantic Ocean (over Cape Cod area). This will start everyone out with onshore flow (over 60-degree

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The Heat is On (May 21-23)

The Heat is On (May 21-23)

Jonathan Carr 🕔23:35, 20.May 2021

Discussion: High pressure continues to dominate the E US setup in a prolonged upper-level ridge pattern. We’re going to see high pressure retrograde off the Atlantic Ocean Friday and make it as far W as Missouri on Saturday (rare). This

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Warm Conditions (May 17-21)

Warm Conditions (May 17-21)

Jonathan Carr 🕔13:45, 16.May 2021

Discussion: This entire week looks like a ridge building pattern for NJ and much of the east coast. The 250mb jet should be positioned just to our NE coming down from Canada. Therefore, the 250mb S flow of the jet

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Pretty…Pretty…Good (May 14-16)

Pretty…Pretty…Good (May 14-16)

Jonathan Carr 🕔11:13, 14.May 2021

Discussion: Nothing noteworthy in the upper levels for this weekend. The main player will be an area of high pressure slowly tracking from Ohio, over the N Mid-Atlantic US, and out into the Atlantic Ocean. It’s a good time to

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Cool Mixed Conditions (May 8-9)

Cool Mixed Conditions (May 8-9)

Jonathan Carr 🕔23:28, 7.May 2021

Discussion: We should remain in a cooler pattern with temperatures below-average for another week. The Mid-Atlantic US, and most of the EC, cannot escape the relentless progressive trough pattern. At the very least this keeps us cool but also unsettled

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Unsettled Week (May 3-7)

Unsettled Week (May 3-7)

Jonathan Carr 🕔14:16, 3.May 2021

Discussion: The upper-jet should stay close over NJ for the next week or so. This should keep geopotential heights anomalies near-average outside of a weak system on Friday. That will pull down some lower heights temporarily for Friday into early

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