27th April - Today's News: April "Snow" Showers and a "Mini" Tornado
It's nearly May but it's snowing in London - actually, most of the 'snow' at low levels in England yesterday was partially melted graupel. We even had some in Evesham from some nice, convective, April showers and hopefully there will be more today. And, as the MetO point out, snow in late April more common that you may think. Meanwhile, in Stoke a 'mini tornado' in May Bank and Wolstanton devastates residents after damage to buildings and car
In the US, storm expands after bringing tornadoes, hail, high winds and as hail the size of grapefruits struck Nebraska and Kansas Tuesday. How does hail get that large?
Is Greenland making Europe wetter? Climate change on icy island may be blocking weather systems, making summers worse further south