Weather Events Connected with the Advection of Warm Tropical Air Mass into Mid-Latitudes

WMO Satellite Skills

Presentation 9 in the Warnings Event Week 2017

Length: 22 min

Author: Barbara Wrona (IMGW)


A case study including three examples of tropical air advection into mid-latitudes is presented by Barbara Wrona from Polish Met Service (IMGW). These protrusions of warm and moist air caused convection and severe convection over a big part of the country. Barbara is going to analyze the latter one from the synoptic point of view and will tell us about the warnings that have to be issued in these cases.


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