joi, 12 august 2010

'Blocked' jetstream to blame for freak weather in Russia and Pakistan, say scientists

- A massive heatwave in Russia and the current devastating floods in Pakistan could be linked by the unusual behaviour of the jetstream, scientists believe.

The jetstream is the high-altitude wind that circles the globe from west to east and normally pushes a series of wet but mild Atlantic lows across Britain. Full story:

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