Professional Forecaster experience since 1977, concentrating in Aviation, Tropical and Long Range forecasting.
By: Steve Gregory, 5:20 PM GMT on October 23, 2014
TROPICAL DEPRESSION #9 WEAKENS AS IT MOVES OVER THE YUCATAN INTO CARIBBEAN
The borderline Depression #9 that formed in the southern Bay of Campeche late TUE lost much of its convection yesterday as seasonal westerlies sheared the system apart and sent the Low Level circulation inland along the west coast of the Yucatan. Even yesterday morning when it was still classified as a Tropical Depression by RECON, most of the large scale convection / mois...
Updated: 6:13 PM GMT on October 23, 2014
By: Steve Gregory, 2:53 PM GMT on October 22, 2014
Due to prior commitments I've not been able to provide updates on the small Depression near the Yucatan this week which poses little to no significant threat to the US.
My next Blog update will be as originally scheduled (tomorrow - THURSDAY).
I will also be providing updates for Dr. Jeff Masters 1 or 2 days per week through the end of the year In lieu of my own Blog if it happens to coincide with my normal 2-3x / wee...
Updated: 4:49 PM GMT on October 22, 2014
By: Steve Gregory, 5:45 PM GMT on October 19, 2014
HURRICANE ANA SOUTH OF KAUAI DRIFTING NW – HEAVY RAINS / HIGH WINDS ON OAHU & KAUAI
Hurricane ANA is now near 20.9°N/ 159.8°W or about 85NM south of Lihue, Hawaii on the Island of Kauai, and is still heading slowly Northwestward (305°) at about 4Kts based on Radar imagery that clearly shows the eye of the storm, along with the latest RECON Data. RECON data also shows the central pressure has fallen about 5mb from last night, and is now around...
Updated: 6:08 PM GMT on October 19, 2014
By: Steve Gregory, 7:15 PM GMT on October 17, 2014
HURRICANE GONZALO LIKELY TO HIT BERMUDA AS STRONG CAT 2 INTENSITY WITH CAT 3 GUSTS
INTERIM UPDATE AT ~19:15Z (2:15PM CDT)
--> NEXT FULL WX UPDATE WILL BE SUNDAY <---
Hurricane GONZALO continues heading Northeast, and it appears the increasingly wide Eye (now around 30NM across, but ‘open’ to the SW and ‘ragged’) will likely pass directly over Bermuda starting in about 3 hours (JUST BEFORE 23Z) based on ...
Updated: 9:16 PM GMT on October 17, 2014
By: Steve Gregory, 4:08 PM GMT on October 17, 2014
HURRICANE GONZALO LIKELY TO HIT BERMUDA AS STRONG CAT 2 INTENSITY
* INTERIM UPDATE AT 16:00Z – CHECK BACK FOR BRIEF UPDATES
NEXT UPDATE AT 20:00Z (3:00PM CDT) *
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Above Image: HI-REZ Visible image of GONZALO now heading NNE (035°) at 15Kta. The small, red 'O' shows the position at 12:15Z - just over 2 hours before above i...
Updated: 7:08 PM GMT on October 17, 2014