2016.01.28 – Overview/Warnings/Watches: Very powerful storm

As storm Leonie moves towards the east and is dissipating, a new and powerful storm has formed  near Iceland, with peak gusts currently calculted to be exceeding 150km/h. The storm will strike the British Isles with full force today, bringing the possibility for peak gusts up to 170km/h even in non-mountainous regions in the N. The storm will move further east, and hence warnings and watches have been issued for a vast part of Northern Europe. Below are the ESC Overview as well as the Warnigns and Watches map.

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