Outlook DAY 1 (valid: 05/06/2019)

Severe Weather Outlooks FAQ SYNOPSIS A strong ridge persists over ENE Europe while an upper low remains over the S Balkan peninsula. A deep trough over Atlantic drifts more east into WSW Europe with a surface cold front into France and Benelux. DISCUSSION MDT / ENH risks have been issued for ENE France, E Benelux into W Germany with threat for severe storms, capable of producing severe winds, large to very large hail, torrential rainfall with flash floods and tornadoes. Widespread convective storms are expected within the strongly unstable and moderately sheared environment ahead of the front. Similar to a day before, scattered supercell storms initiation is likely during the mid-afternoon hours. Favorable LL shear and helicity should again develop … Continue reading Outlook DAY 1 (valid: 05/06/2019)