Severe Weather Outlooks FAQ

SYNOPSIS

A large trough is located over the N Atlantic with a wave pushed into the British Isles and Ireland. A large but shallow low remains over the S Mediterranean, NW Africa and S Balkans while a deep upper low is located over W Russia. Elsewhere, strengthening ridging is ongoing over N Europe, central and SW Europe.

DISCUSSION


SLGT risk has been issued for SW UK and Wales with threat for isolated severe storms, capable of producing severe winds, torrential rainfall and marginally large hail.


SLGT risk has been issued for NE Turkey and Georgia with threat for severe storms, capable of producing severe winds, large to very large hail and torrential rainfall.

SLGT risk has been issued for NW Russia with threat for severe storms, capable of producing severe winds, torrential rainfall and large hail.

TSTM risky areas have been placed where convective storms are likely to occur but should remain sub-severe.