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Tropical Depression Eleven

Tropical Depression ElevenPosition: 13.0N 53.5W [ 4AM CDT 0900 UTC].
Movement: West [270°] near 5 mph [ 7 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 35 mph [ 55 kph].
Wind Gusts: 45 mph [ 70 kph].
Minimum central pressure: 1007 mb.

Currently about 505 miles [ 810 km] East of the Windward Islands.

Here’s the link for NOAA’s latest satellite images.

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September 22, 2018   No Comments

Remnant Joyce – Day 7

Remnant JoycePosition: 30.4N 27.9W [10PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: South-Southwest [200°] near 8 mph [13 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 30 mph [ 45 kph].
Wind Gusts: 40 mph [ 65 kph].
Minimum central pressure: 1010 mb.

Currently about 525 miles [ 850 km] South of the Azores.

Joyce has lost its tropical characteristics and has become a remnant low. This is the final NHC advisory.

Here’s the link for NOAA’s latest satellite images.

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September 18, 2018   No Comments

Tropical Depression Joyce – Day 6

Tropical Depression JoycePosition: 33.2N 27.3W [10PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: South-Southeast [155°] near 7 mph [11 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 35 mph [ 55 kph].
Wind Gusts: 45 mph [ 70 kph].
Minimum central pressure: 1008 mb.

Currently about 330 miles [ 535 km] South of the Azores.

Here’s the link for NOAA’s latest satellite images.

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September 17, 2018   No Comments

Tropical Depression Joyce – Day 5

Tropical Depression JoycePosition: 34.0N 30.3W [10PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: East [095°] near 21 mph [33 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 35 mph [ 55 kph].
Wind Gusts: 45 mph [ 70 kph].
Minimum central pressure: 1008 mb ↑.

Currently about 330 miles [ 535 km] Southwest of the Azores.

Here’s the link for NOAA’s latest satellite images.

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September 16, 2018   No Comments

Post-Tropical Cyclone Helene – Day 10

Post-Tropical Cyclone HelenePosition: 43.8N 25.7W [10AM CDT 1500 UTC].
Movement: Northeast [055°] near 29 mph [46 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 50 mph [ 85 kph].
Wind Gusts: 65 mph [100 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 230 miles [370 km].
Minimum central pressure: 989 mb ↓.

Currently about 405 miles [ 655 km] North of Faial in the Azores.

Helene has transitioned to an extratropical storm. This is the final NHC advisory.

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September 16, 2018   No Comments

Tropical Depression Florence – Day 18

Tropical Depression FlorencePosition: 33.8N 81.4W [ 4AM CDT 0900 UTC].
Movement: West [280°] near 8 mph [13 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 35 mph [ 55 kph].
Wind Gusts: 50 mph [ 80 kph].
Minimum central pressure: 1000 mb ↑.

Currently about 20 miles [ 35 km] Southwest of Columbia, South Carolina.

All tropical watches and warnings have been canceled. This is the last NHC advisory. Further advisories will be issued by the Weather Prediction Center (WPC).

Here’s the link for NOAA’s latest satellite images.

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September 16, 2018   No Comments

Tropical Storm Joyce – Day 4

Tropical Storm JoycePosition: 33.4N 38.0W [10PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: East [080°] near 17 mph [28 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 40 mph [ 65 kph].
Wind Gusts: 50 mph [ 80 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 45 miles [ 75 km].
Minimum central pressure: 1003 mb ↑.

Currently about 695 miles [1115 km] West-Southwest of the Azores.

Here’s the link for NOAA’s latest satellite images.

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September 15, 2018   No Comments

Remnant Isaac – Day 9

Tropical Storm IsaacIsaac dissipated overnight.

September 15, 2018   No Comments

Tropical Storm Helene – Day 9

Tropical Storm HelenePosition: 41.2N 30.1W [10PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: Northeast [050°] near 25 mph [41 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 60 mph [ 95 kph].
Wind Gusts: 75 mph [120 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 185 miles [295 km].
Minimum central pressure: 989 mb.

Currently about 195 miles [ 315 km] North-Northwest of Faial in the Azores.

Here’s the link for NOAA’s latest satellite images.

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September 15, 2018   No Comments

Tropical Storm Florence – Day 17

Tropical Storm FlorencePosition: 33.7N 80.5W [10PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: West [275°] near 3 mph [ 6 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 40 mph [ 65 kph].
Wind Gusts: 55 mph [ 90 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 160 miles [260 km].
Minimum central pressure: 998 mb ↑.

Currently about 55 miles [ 90 km] Southwest of Florence, South Carolina.

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for South Santee River, South Carolina to Surf City, North Carolina.

Here’s the link for NOAA’s latest satellite images.

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September 15, 2018   No Comments

Tropical Storm Joyce – Day 3

Tropical Storm JoycePosition: 31.6N 43.6W [10PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: East [090°] near 6 mph [ 9 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 50 mph [ 75 kph].
Wind Gusts: 60 mph [ 95 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 35 miles [ 55 km].
Minimum central pressure: 997 mb ↓.

Currently about 1040 miles [1670 km] West-Southwest of the Azores.

Here’s the link for NOAA’s latest satellite images.

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September 14, 2018   No Comments

Tropical Storm Isaac – Day 8

Tropical Storm IsaacPosition: 15.4N 69.5W [10PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: West [275°] near 15 mph [24 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 40 mph [ 65 kph].
Wind Gusts: 50 mph [ 80 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 45 miles [ 75 km].
Minimum central pressure: 1002 mb.

Currently about 215 miles [ 345 km] South of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Here’s the link for NOAA’s latest satellite images.

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September 14, 2018   No Comments

Tropical Storm Helene – Day 8

Tropical Storm HelenePosition: 35.8N 35.8W [10PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: North-Northeast [030°] near 18 mph [30 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 70 mph [100 kph].
Wind Gusts: 80 mph [130 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 160 miles [260 km].
Minimum central pressure: 988 mb.

Currently about 520 miles [ 840 km] West-Southwest of Lajes AB in the Azores.

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for all of the Azores Islands.

Here’s the link for NOAA’s latest satellite images.

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September 14, 2018   No Comments

Tropical Storm Florence – Day 16

Tropical Storm FlorencePosition: 33.8N 79.1W [10PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: West-Southwest [255°] near 5 mph [ 7 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 65 mph [100 kph].
Wind Gusts: 80 mph [130 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 175 miles [280 km].
Minimum central pressure: 980 mb ↑.

Currently about 15 miles [ 20 km] West-Northwest of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

A Hurricane Warning is in effect for .

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Edisto Beach, South Carolina to Ocracoke Inlet, North Carolina; Pamlico Sound.

A Storm Surge Warning is in effect for Myrtle Beach, South Carolina to Ocracoke Inlet, North Carolina; Pamlico Sound, including the Neuse and Pamlico Rivers.

Here’s the link for NOAA’s latest satellite images.

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September 14, 2018   No Comments