Table 2: The blocking events studied here and their characteristics such as duration, intensity, and formation longitude, where is the mean summer season event and is the climatological mean event from [4].

EventOnset/TerminationDuration (days)Intensity (BI = m/m)Formation (longitude)

11200 UTC 2 May/0000 UTC 24 May21.53.0840 E
20000 UTC 22 June/0000 UTC 28 June6.01.6950 E
30000 UTC 4 July/0000 UTC 30 July26.02.4420 E
41200 UTC 31 July/0000 UTC 16 August15.52.5045 E
S N/A7.62.13N/A
T N/A8.23.04N/A