Tuesday, December 26, 2017

26 Dec 2017 ..USA WEATHER ..with 3D Map

Currently ,the weather over the contiguous US is as diverse as the Indian sub-continent ; from the frigidity of the Dakotas(-29 c) to the warmth of the Florida everglades (29 c) ..


Newark/New York .. Frigid weather from the mid-west will spill to the northeast coast as max/min temps will hover around -5 c /-11 c with a mix of clouds/sun during the week .Light snowfall expected during the weekend.Wind chills can dip to a bone chilling -20 during the week.Rochester will be cloudy and experience lake snow effect with wind chills dipping to -25 (Greater Himalayas type of weather).

Bay area (SF,SJ) ..Mostly sunny ,fine as max/min temps will hover around 17 c / 7 c through the week till new year.Foggy mornings near the ocean and clear inland.(North Indian plains type of weather).

Phoenix ..The desert city will be sunny,crisp, dry as max/min temps will hover around 23 c / 8 c through the week till new year (Central India type of weather).

Charlotte .. The piedmont city will be cold as max/min temps will hover around 5 c / - 5 c with a mix of clouds/sun through the week till new year .Wind chills can dip to a bone chilling -15 during the week (Kashmir valley type of weather).

Seattle .. After experiencing a rare snowy festive weather , Seattle will thaw as max/min temps will hover around 8 c / 3 c with the usual winter cloudy weather/showers as the week progresses till new year (Lower Himalayas type of weather).

..Ski resorts at Cascades, Rockies, Appalachian are packed with snow.. 

Past 24 hrs .. (max / min temp in c) 
MAP LOCATION MAX MIN STATE  REGION
SF SAN FRANCISCO 14 7 CALIFORNIA BAY AREA
SJ SAN JOSE 16 4 CALIFORNIA SILICON VALLEY
Ph PHOENIX 19 6 ARIZONA SONORAN DESERT
Se SEATTLE 2 -1 WASHINGTON PUGET SOUND
Sp SPOKANE -7 -12 WASHINGTON COLOMBIA BASIN
Sc SACRAMENTO 15 1 CALIFORNIA CENTRAL VALLEY
LA LOS ANGELES 20 8 CALIFORNIA PACIFIC COAST
SD SAN DIEGO 19 7 CALIFORNIA PACIFIC COAST
Pd PALMDALE 18 2 CALIFORNIA MOJAVE DESERT
LV LAS VEGAS 17 6 NEVADA MOJAVE DESERT
SLC SALT LAKE CITY 4 -8 UTAH SALT LAKE VALLEY
Rc RAPID CITY -13 -22 SOUTH DAKOTA BLACK HILLS FOOT
De DENVER -7 -17 COLORADO ROCKIES FOOT
Om OMAHA -10 -18 NEBRASKA PLAINS
Am AMARILLO 12 -11 TEXAS HIGH PLAINS
EP EL PASO 22 2 TEXAS CHIHUAHUA DESERT
- ROCHESTER 1 -13 NEW YORK GREAT LAKES
- NEW YORK 4 -4 NEW YORK ATLANTIC COAST
- NEWARK 3 -4 NEW JERSEY ATLANTIC COAST
- CHARLOTTE 9 -1 NORTH CAROLINA PIEDMONT
- HOUSTON 12 2 TEXAS GULF COASTAL PLAIN
- MIAMI 29 18 FLORIDA EVERGLADES

A good eye over the map below, reveals the following features ..
The Bay area (SF,SJ) ,painted desert (north of Ph), the long central California valley (Sc) , Mojave desert (Pd), Basin & Range region (north of LV) , Colombia Basin (Sp) , Rockies (west of De) ,Black hills (near Rc) , mid -west plains (Om) ..




3 comments:

rajesh said...

Excellent presentation and analysis. Lot of work and effort has been taken to make and compile this post. Sure the USA readers will appreciate. Well done Rohit.

Srikanth said...

Very well presented Rohit. Was discussing with Abhijit Modak offline yesterday the more pictorial the presentation becomes the more the curiosity & urge to understand among amateurs

ROHIT AROSKAR said...

Thanks Srikanth..Yup pictorial presentation helps for a quick view and better visualisation

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