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Hurricane Humberto – Day 5

Hurricane HumbertoPosition: 30.2N 75.9W [ 4:00PM CDT 2100 UTC].
Movement: East-Northeast [070°] near 7 mph [11 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 90 mph [150 kph].
Wind Gusts: 110 mph [175 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 150 miles [240 km].
Hurricane Wind Radius: 30 miles [ 45 km].
Minimum central pressure: 972 mb ↓.

Currently about 670 miles [1080 km] West of Bermuda.

A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for Bermuda.

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

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September 16, 2019   No Comments

Hurricane Humberto – Day 4

Hurricane HumbertoPosition: 29.4N 77.6W [10:00PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: Northeast [040°] near 3 mph [ 6 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 75 mph [120 kph].
Wind Gusts: 90 mph [145 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 150 miles [240 km].
Hurricane Wind Radius: 25 miles [ 35 km].
Minimum central pressure: 988 mb ↓.

Currently about 785 miles [1260 km] West of Bermuda.

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

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September 15, 2019   No Comments

Tropical Storm Humberto – Day 3

Tropical Storm HumbertoPosition: 27.6N 77.3W [10:00PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: North-Northwest [335°] near 6 mph [ 9 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 60 mph [ 95 kph].
Wind Gusts: 75 mph [120 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 160 miles [260 km].
Minimum central pressure: 1000 mb ↓.

Currently about 85 miles [ 135 km] North of Great Abaco Island in the Bahamas.

At 4PM CDT: The government of the Bahamas has discontinued the Tropical Storm Warning for the Northwestern Bahamas.

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

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September 14, 2019   No Comments

Tropical Storm Humberto – Day 2

Tropical Storm HumbertoPosition: 25.6N 75.2W [10:00PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: Northwest [320°] near 6 mph [ 9 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 40 mph [ 65 kph].
Wind Gusts: 50 mph [ 80 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 90 miles [150 km].
Minimum central pressure: 1008 mb.

Currently about 130 miles [ 210 km] East-Southeast of Great Abaco Island in the Bahamas.

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Northwestern Bahamas excluding Andros Island.

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

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September 13, 2019   No Comments

Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine

Potential Tropical Cyclone NinePosition: 23.8N 74.5W [10:00PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: Northwest [310°] near 2 mph [ 4 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 30 mph [ 55 kph].
Wind Gusts: 40 mph [ 65 kph].
Minimum central pressure: 1009 mb ↑.

Currently about 240 miles [ 390 km] Southeast of Great Abaco Island in the Bahamas.

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Northwestern Bahamas excluding Andros Island.

A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for the coast of east-central Florida from Jupiter Inlet northward to the Volusia-Brevard County line.

The last thing the Bahamas need right now is a tropical storm.

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

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September 12, 2019   No Comments

Post-Tropical Cyclone Gabrielle – Day 8

Post-Tropical Cyclone GabriellePosition: 43.9N 37.8W [10:00AM CDT 1500 UTC].
Movement: Northeast [055°] near 29 mph [46 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 50 mph [ 85 kph].
Wind Gusts: 75 mph [120 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 125 miles [205 km].
Minimum central pressure: 998 mb ↓.

Currently about 695 miles [1115 km] Northwest of the Azores.

This is the final NHC advisory.

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

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September 10, 2019   No Comments

Tropical Storm Gabrielle – Day 7

Tropical Storm GabriellePosition: 42.1N 43.1W [10:00PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: Northeast [055°] near 24 mph [39 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 50 mph [ 85 kph].
Wind Gusts: 75 mph [120 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 125 miles [205 km].
Minimum central pressure: 1000 mb.

Currently about 895 miles [1440 km] West-Northwest of the Azores.

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

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September 9, 2019   No Comments

Post-Tropical Cyclone Dorian – Day 16

Post-Tropical Cyclone DorianPosition: 52.1N 53.4W [10:00PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: East-Northeast [060°] near 24 mph [39 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 60 mph [120 kph].
Wind Gusts: 80 mph [130 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 415 miles [665 km].
Minimum central pressure: 980 mb ↑.

Currently about 375 miles [ 600 km] North of Cape Race, Newfoundland.

Dorian is passing over colder waters. All watches and warnings have been cancelled. This is the final NHC advisory.

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

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September 8, 2019   No Comments

Tropical Storm Gabrielle – Day 6

Tropical Storm GabriellePosition: 36.5N 49.3W [10:00PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: North [360°] near 15 mph [24 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 65 mph [100 kph].
Wind Gusts: 80 mph [130 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 105 miles [165 km].
Minimum central pressure: 995 mb.

Currently about 1225 miles [1975 km] West of the Azores.

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

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September 8, 2019   No Comments

Post-Tropical Cyclone Dorian – Day 15

Post-Tropical Cyclone DorianPosition: 46.3N 62.1W [10:00PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: Northeast [030°] near 26 mph [43 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 90 mph [150 kph].
Wind Gusts: 115 mph [185 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 310 miles [500 km].
Hurricane Wind Radius: 115 miles [185 km].
Minimum central pressure: 960 mb ↑.

Currently about 60 miles [ 100 km] South of Magdalen Islands.

A Hurricane Warning is in effect for Eastern Nova Scotia from Lower East Pubnico to Brule; Western Newfoundland from Indian Harbour to Hawke’s Bay.

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Prince Edward Island; Southwestern Nova Scotia from Avonport to north of Lower East Pubnico; Fundy National Park to Shediac; Stone’s Cove to Indian Harbour; Hawke’s Bay to Fogo Island; Mutton Bay to Mary’s Harbour; Magdalen Islands.

A Hurricane Watch is in effect for Prince Edward Island; Magdalen Islands.

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

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September 7, 2019   No Comments

Tropical Storm Gabrielle – Day 5

Tropical Storm GabriellePosition: 32.0N 48.0W [10:00PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: West-Northwest [295°] near 16 mph [26 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 50 mph [ 85 kph].
Wind Gusts: 65 mph [100 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 70 miles [110 km].
Minimum central pressure: 1002 mb ↑.

Currently about 1255 miles [2020 km] West-Southwest of the Azores.

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

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September 7, 2019   No Comments

Hurricane Dorian – Day 14

Hurricane DorianPosition: 38.3N 70.2W [10:00PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: Northeast [045°] near 25 mph [41 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 90 mph [150 kph].
Wind Gusts: 110 mph [175 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 220 miles [350 km].
Hurricane Wind Radius: 45 miles [ 75 km].
Minimum central pressure: 960 mb ↑.

Currently about 70 miles [ 115 km] South of Nantucket, Massachusetts.

A Hurricane Warning is in effect for Eastern Nova Scotia from Lower East Pubnico to Avonport.

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Woods Hole to Sagamore Beach MA; Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard MA; East of Bar Harbor to Eastport ME; Prince Edward Island; Southwestern Nova Scotia from Avonport to north of Lower East Pubnico; Fundy National Park to Shediac.

A Hurricane Watch is in effect for Southwestern Nova Scotia from Avonport to north of Lower East Pubnico; Prince Edward Island; Magdalen Islands; Southwestern Newfoundland from Parson’s Pond to Indian Harbour.

A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for Parson’s Pond to Triton; Indian Harbour to Stone’s Cove.

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

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September 6, 2019   No Comments

Tropical Storm Gabrielle – Day 4

Tropical Storm GabriellePosition: 29.3N 40.9W [10:00PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: Northwest [320°] near 18 mph [30 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 60 mph [ 95 kph].
Wind Gusts: 80 mph [130 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 205 miles [335 km].
Hurricane Wind Radius: 60 miles [ 95 km].
Minimum central pressure: 999 mb ↓.

Currently about 1000 miles [1605 km] West-Southwest of the Azores.

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

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September 6, 2019   No Comments

Hurricane Dorian – Day 13

Hurricane DorianPosition: 33.8N 77.4W [10:00PM CDT 0300 UTC].
Movement: Northeast [045°] near 13 mph [20 kph].
Maximum sustained winds: 100 mph [160 kph].
Wind Gusts: 130 mph [210 kph].
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 220 miles [350 km].
Hurricane Wind Radius: 60 miles [ 95 km].
Minimum central pressure: 958 mb ↓.

Currently about 70 miles [ 115 km] South of Cape Lookout, North Carolina.

A Hurricane Warning is in effect for South Santee River to the North Carolina/Virginia border; Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds.

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for North Carolina/Virginia border to Fenwick Island DE; Chesapeake Bay from Drum Point southward; Tidal Potomac south of Cobb Island; Woods Hole to Sagamore Beach MA; Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard MA.

A Storm Surge Warning is in effect for Cape Fear, North Carolina to Poquoson VA; Pamlico and Albemarle Sounds; Neuse and Pamlico Rivers; Hampton Roads.

A Hurricane Watch is in effect for Nova Scotia.

A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for Prince Edward Island; Magdalen Islands; Fundy National Park to Shediac; Francois to Boat Harbour.

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

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September 5, 2019   No Comments