International Weather Outlook: December 6, 2013
*All temperatures are in degrees (F) unless otherwise noted.
Weather Forecast for North America on December 6, 2013
A large storm system will again impact a wide area of the country from the Northeast to the Ohio River Valley into the Southern Plains and the Gulf Coast. A lot of freezing rain will be possible from Texas to Arkansas, while to the north of that there will be snow from western Oklahoma and Texas all the way up into Ohio. Ahead of that, over the Gulf Coast into the Southeast, look for showers, thunderstorms and heavy rainfall. The arctic high pressure will dominate the rest of the country with very cold temps. Temps will range from the 20â€™s over Greenland to the 30â€™s along the Canadian east coast, warming to the 50â€™s for the eastern US, and the 70â€™s for the Southeast and Gulf Coast ahead of the front. Meanwhile, behind the front, from Texas northeastward into the Ohio River Valley, temps will be in the 20â€™s and 30â€™s, further north over the Northern Plains temps will be in the 0 to -20F range.
Weather Forecast for South America on December 6, 2013
There will be a few showers over southern Peru, giving way to partly cloudy skies from northern Peru through most of Brazil. A few showers will also be possible over northern Argentina, giving way to partly cloudy skies for southern Argentina and also Chile. Temps will be in the 70â€™s over Peru warming to the 80â€™s for Brazil and also northern Argentina, while southern Argentina and Chile will be in the 50â€™s and 60â€™s.
Weather Forecast for Europe and the Middle East on December 6, 2013
Partly cloudy skies over Western Europe, with snow showers over Scandinavia and also into western Russia; partly cloudy skies will prevail from Spain to Italy. There will be a few snow showers over Eastern Europe and the Alps. The Middle East will have a cold front moving through which will trigger a few showers for the area. Temps will be around 0-10 for Scandinavia, warming to the 30â€™s for London and the 50â€™s for Spain and all the way over to Italy, as a very cold air mass will dominate this region as well. Temps over the Middle East will top out in the 70â€™s north and the 80â€™s south.
Weather Forecast for Africa and the Cape Verde and Madagascar Islands on December 6, 2013
Partly cloudy skies over northern Africa with temps in the 50â€™s and 60â€™s, look for a few showers in central and southern Africa along with Madagascar, temps in this region will range from the 70â€™s and 80â€™s. There could be a few higher elevations in the 60â€™s as well.
Weather Forecast for Southeast Asia on December 6, 2013
Look for partly cloudy skies from India to Sri Lanka, increasing showers over Singapore to Malaysia and northward into Thailand and also Vietnam. Temps will be in the 70â€™s and 80â€™s through this region.
Weather Forecast for Eastern Asia and the island of (Guam) on December 6, 2013
Cold artic high pressure will dominate most of this region from northern Russia to Hong Kong, also including Seoul and Tokyo as well, while a few afternoon showers will be present over Manila and Guam. Temps will be around 0 to -10F over northern Russia warming to the 20â€™s and 30â€™s for the Koreaâ€™s and warming to around 40 for parts of Japan. Temps will be in the 60â€™s for Hong Kong warming to the 70â€™s for Manila and Guam.
Weather Forecast for the Island of (New Zealand) and Australia for December 6, 2013
Showers will extend from Perth to Sydney and out over parts of New Zealand, while partly cloudy skies and hot weather will dominate from northwest Australia into Brisbane. Temps will be in the 90â€™s over the northwest to the 80â€™s in Brisbane and the 70â€™s for Perth and also Sydney.
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