• Maria Chara Karypidou

Weather Briefing at 30/12/2020

Tropical cyclone "Chalane" made landfall over Mozambique and is now located over Zimbabwe as a tropical storm (it has downgraded) (Fig. 1).

Figure 1: Infra+ imagery with pseudo-colours for cloud top temperatures <-33oC, indicative of deep convection at 30/12/2020. Map taken from Windy.

Severe storm activity is identified throughout the whole southern Africa region (Fig. 2).

Figure 2: Airmass RGB composite obtained from Meteosat over southern Africa (30/12/2020). Source: https://eumetview.eumetsat.int/static-images/latestImages.html

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