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Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Pattern Change Coming
I'll have a lot to say about the cold January stats, but in the meantime, a big, big change is on the way. Here's the Canadian GEM forecast valid Sunday morning, showing a big ridge aloft from British Columbia northwest in Interior Alaska. This is will a very mild pattern, though strong inversions will sometimes mask the warm airmass in valley bottoms.