Atlantic Canada Remains Soggy!

Written by Mark Koneff
Sunday, May 15, 2011

Photo of Mark Koneff.We’ve been stuck in Fredericton now for 3 days and this morning’s updated forecast shows only 2 marginal flying days over the upcoming week and nothing looking good for the next 3 days. This is classic Maritime spring weather, with an entrenched High pressure system off the US mid-Atlantic Coast and a stalled Low pressure system off the Maritimes. The counter-clockwise flow of the Low and the Clockwise flow of the High are joining forces to pump moisture into the northeast US and Maritime Provinces. Here’s hoping something will give soon…

The Maine/Atlantic Crew's been stuck for several days already and the long-range forecast says it all.

The Maine/Atlantic Crew's been stuck for several days already and the long-range forecast says it all. Photo by M. Koneff, US FWS