Weather Events

In the case of no orography, cloudiness in middle and high levels dominates with slight to moderate rain or drizzle

Parameter Description
Precipitation
  • Initial stage: no precipitation indicated by surface weather reports.
  • Convective stage: rain showers and thunderstorms as a result of diabatic heating and an unstable stratification of the atmosphere during daytime (possibly with hail)
Temperature
  • Diurnal heating at the surface
Wind (incl. gusts)
  • Variable, gusty local winds in connection with convective activity
Other relevant information
  • Small scale convective cells and cell complexes

19 June 2005/12.00 UTC - Meteosat 8 WV 6.2 image; weather events (green: rain and showers, blue: drizzle, cyan: snow, red: thunderstorm, yellow: fog, black: no precipitation)
19 June 2005/18.00 UTC - Meteosat 8 WV 6.2 image; weather events (green: rain and showers, blue: drizzle, cyan: snow, red: thunderstorm, yellow: fog, black: no precipitation)
28 July 2005/12.00 UTC - Meteosat 8 WV 6.2 image; weather events (green: rain and showers, blue: drizzle, cyan: snow, red: thunderstorm, yellow: fog, black: no precipitation)
28 July 2005/15.00 UTC - Meteosat 8 WV 6.2 image; weather events (green: rain and showers, blue: drizzle, cyan: snow, red: thunderstorm, yellow: fog, black: no precipitation)