fbpx
Ready for your October 2020 weather forecast?
Ready for your October 2020 weather forecast? Michael Steinberg, Old Farmer’s Almanac meteorologist, takes a look at what’s in store. Find out if Halloween weather will bring a trick or treat this year. OCTOBER 2020 PREDICTIONS October starts out beautifully for most of the country with sunshine predicted for the western half of North America, cloudiness in the middle […]
Ready for your October 2020 weather forecast?
Ready for your October 2020 weather forecast? Michael Steinberg, Old Farmer’s Almanac meteorologist, takes a look at what’s in store. Find out if Halloween weather will bring a trick or treat this year. OCTOBER 2020 PREDICTIONS October starts out beautifully for most of the country with sunshine predicted for the western half of North America, cloudiness in the middle […]

OCTOBER 2020 PREDICTIONS

October starts out beautifully for most of the country with sunshine predicted for the western half of North America, cloudiness in the middle of the continent, and a lot of rainy periods for cities down the Eastern seaboard.

On October 12, Canadian Thanksgiving, folks in Canada and give thanks for umbrellas, as showers and cool temperatures will predominate across the Commonwealth. In the States, a tropical rainstorm will dampen the Northeast, while most other parts of the nation will have dry weather.

The weather on October 17, National Pasta Day, will not bring a chance of meatballs, but rain will grate on some in the northwest quarter of the United States and eastern third of Canada.

On October 20, World Statistics Day, there’s a 63.2% chance of a tropical storm threat in the southeastern states, with a 71.3% chance of snow showers in the Intermountain region and Alaska and an 81.2% chance of rain in the Pacific states. The chances for rain are only 12.7% elsewhere, although 78.2% of Canada will have at least the possibility of a shower. The Prairies will even have a 40.7% chance of snow.

October 31 brings Halloween, the only day of the year in which I look normal. The weather will be a treat across most of the United States, with dry weather and mild temperatures predominating. While the Prairies should be dry, most of Canada will have trickier weather, with showers across the south and snowy periods farther north.

Overall, October will bring milder-than-normal temperatures nearly everywhere—and much warmer than normal in the eastern two-thirds of the United States. As the leaves begin turning color and floating to the ground, above-normal rainfall will spread from the Deep South and Southeast northeastward to New England and from central California northward through the Pacific Northwest. Most other areas will be dry or nearly so.

THE UPCOMING WINTER

As for the upcoming winter, we will be entering Solar Cycle 25, which is expected to bring very low solar activity. Although low levels of solar activity have historically been associated with cooler temperatures, on average, across Earth, we believe that recent warming trends will dominate in the eastern and northern parts of the United States in the coming winter, with below-normal average temperatures limited to the western portion of the nation.

Temperatures will average above normal in most of Canada, except for Atlantic Canada and the Prairies, where below-normal readings are expected. As we move toward the winter, watch for any changes in the ENSO pattern (the El Niño–Southern Oscillation, which is based on temperatures in the Pacific Ocean), where we expect a weak La Niña to develop. If La Niña were to be stronger, colder temperatures would likely prevail across the northern Plains and southern Ontario. If instead we have more neutral conditions or an El Niño, California would experience heavier rainfall while the Canadian Prairies would have milder temperatures.

LIST OF BLOGS

How to find a Herndon home for Sale at a Reasonable Price

How to find a Herndon home for Sale at a Reasonable Price Using a free online search tool is good, but it does not consider buying strategies, insight into creative finances, long-term economic trending, and repair vs. replace cost benefits.  Here is why working with...

Own a home is the key to Wealth Homeownership is the key to …

Own a home is the key to Wealth Homeownership is the key to Wealth, home owners have 40 times the house wide range than tenants. One more impressive fact is that homes have 68% of their wide range in their main home! Property owners have 40 times the home riches than...

What percent people Families Have their Entire Wealth Locked…

What percent people Families Have their Entire Wealth Locked Up in their Home Property owners have 40 times the home wide range than occupants. One more impressive figure is that homes have 68% of their wide range in their key home! Home owners have 40 times the house...

Home ownership is the secret to Wealth

Homeownership is the secret to Wealth, homeowners have 40 times the household wealth than renters. Another astonishing statistic is that households have 68% of their wealth in their primary residence! Leveraging the philosophical cliché “Time is money” is not only...

Why a Home Should Be Your First Investment

Real estate has been described as the basis of all wealth. Without considering income or investment property, buying a home to live in is an incredibly powerful way to build wealth or financial net worth. A home is an asset measured by the size of the equity. Equity...

Paying Points to Lower the Rate

Two commonly known ways to lower your mortgage payments are to make a larger down payment especially if it eliminates private mortgage insurance and improve your credit score before applying for a mortgage. Another way to lower your payment would be to buy down the...

I wish I knew then…

We have all heard this expression that implies that had a person known earlier in life what they know now, they would have done things differently. The subject possibilities are endless While no one has a crystal ball to see into the future, it may be possible to...

Your Home is a Hedge Against Inflation

The concern about inflation is the sustained upward movement in the overall price of goods and services while the purchasing value of money decreases. Tangible assets like your home consistently become more valuable over time. In inflationary periods, your home is a...

Why is the APR higher than the interest rate?

Annual percentage rate is a calculation to accurately reflect the cost of the mortgage considering the note rate of interest, financing fees and charges based on the term of the mortgage. Annual percentage rate, APR, calculates the interest rate and loan fees over the...

RECENT POSTS

I wish I knew then…

We have all heard this expression that implies that had a person known earlier in life what they...

ABOUT  TWENTY
THREE HOMES

The Twenty Three Homes are one of the premiere real estate groups locally, nationally and internationally, specifically dealing with high-end properties and exclusive clientele. Partner with Keller Williams Twenty Three Homes are full service real estate experts whose clients benefit from the custom tailored, hands on service while receiving all the exclusive amenities and resources of one of the most established and respected firms in the business.

GET IN TOUCH