Europe braces as yet another big winter storm looks set to smash into the continent.
Latest GFS runs show monster snow totals look set to bury the majority of Europe during the second half of January — adding to the misery and record-accumulations seen in Eastern, Southern and Central parts over the previous few weeks.
The GFS predicts the worst affected regions over the next 10 days will be Norway, Finland, Ukraine, Lithuania, Slovakia, Romania, Russia, Turkey, Germany and the Alps.
GFS Total Snowfall Jan 11 thru Jan 20:
With regards to the UK, a punishing Arctic front looks set to dominate the last week of January — bone-chilling temperatures of up to 8C below average are predicted with heavy snow likely in tow.
The brutal cold front means finding temperatures above freezing anywhere in Europe will be something of a task come the last week of January.
GFS 2-Meter Air Temperature (in degrees C)
This looks to be the start of the affects from the ongoing SSW event — click here for more on that.
Stay tuned for updates.
History is repeating.
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