Igor pounding Newfoundland; dangerous 95L forms; 3rd hottest August for the globe

By: Dr. Jeff Masters , 2:13 PM GMT on September 21, 2010

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Hurricane Igor is tenaciously hanging on as a Category 1 hurricane, and is causing trouble in Newfoundland, Canada. Winds at Sagona Island, over 100 miles to the northwest of Igor's center, were sustained at 68 mph, gusting to 86, this morning, and were 56 mph, gusting to 84, at St. Pierre. Offshore, at the Newfoundland Grand Banks Buoy, winds peaked at 56 mph and significant wave heights hit 39 feet as the center of Igor passed by. Rainfall amounts of 3 - 5 inches are possible for the capital of St. Johns, where winds are already at 29 mph, gusting to 43 mph. Weather radar out of St. Johns is estimating rainfall amounts of up to 1/2 inch per hour from Igor.


Figure 1. Hurricane Igor as seen by the MODIS instrument on NASA's Terra satellite at 11:15 am EDT Monday September 20, 2010. Image credit: NASA.

Potentially dangerous Caribbean disturbance 95L forms
A tropical wave (Invest 95L) moving westward at 10 - 15 mph though the Lesser Antilles Islands is bringing gusty winds and heavy rain to the islands this morning, and has the potential to develop into a dangerous Caribbean tropical storm or hurricane late this week. The wave brought sustained winds of 30 mph to Barbados this morning, and heavy rain squalls will continue over the Lesser Antilles today. Radar from Curacao and satellite loops show that 95L's thunderstorm activity is disorganized, though increasing in areal coverage and intensity. Wind shear over the Caribbean is very low, less than 5 knots, and is forecast to remain low for the rest of the week. Water temperatures and oceanic heat content in the Caribbean are at their highest levels in recorded history, so there is plenty of fuel for development. NHC is giving the disturbance a 20% chance of developing into a tropical depression by Thursday. I'd put the odds higher, at 30%.

The wave should continue moving westward near 10 - 15 mph through Friday, when it will arrive near the northern coast of Nicaragua. Most of the models show some development of 95L by Thursday or Friday, and the disturbance will bring heavy rains to the Netherlands Antilles Islands and north coast of South America on Wednesday and Thursday as passes to the north. Heavy rains may also spread to Southwest Haiti and Jamaica on Thursday. When 95L reaches the Western Caribbean Friday, steering currents will weaken and the storm will slow, potentially bringing life-threatening heavy rains on Friday and Saturday to northern Nicaragua and northern Honduras. If the center of 95L remains over water, the storm could easily develop into a powerful and dangerous hurricane over the Western Caribbean this weekend. With a strong trough of low pressure expected to dive southwards over the Eastern U.S. and form a "cut-off" upper level low over the Southeast U.S. this weekend, this potential hurricane could get drawn northwards across western Cuba into the Gulf of Mexico. Equally likely scenarios are that 95L will stay in the Western Caribbean, or that the storm will make landfall over Nicaragua and dissipate on Friday, and never reach the Western Caribbean. It is too early to assign probabilities on which of these three scenarios is the most likely.


Figure 2. Morning satellite image of the potentially dangerous Caribbean disturbance 95L.

Tropical Storm Lisa forms
Tropical Storm Lisa, the 12th named storm of this exceptionally active 2010 Atlantic hurricane season, is now churning over the waters of the far Eastern Atlantic. Lisa is currently in an environment of low wind shear, 5 - 10 knots, which is expected to continue through Thursday. Sea Surface Temperatures are a little cool, just 27°C, and there is some dry air to the north which may slow down development. Lisa is not likely to intensify into a hurricane, which would break our string of three straight major hurricanes that have developed (Igor, Julia, and Karl.) By Thursday, upper level winds out of the west are expected to increase, bringing high wind shear of 20 - 45 knots over Lisa for the remainder of the week. It appears unlikely that Lisa will affect any land areas.

Typhoon Fanapi deluges China
Typhoon Fanapi made landfall in mainland China about 150 miles east-northeast of Hong Kong Monday morning as a Category 1 storm with 75 mph winds, dumping the heaviest rains seen in a century to the southern Guangdong Province of China, according to the provincial weather bureau. Rainfall amounts of 550 mm (21.6") were recorded in the hardest-hit Shuangyao Township in Yangchun City. Thousands of people are stranded due to washed out roads and bridges in the region. In Taiwan, where Fanapi struck as a Category 2 typhoon with 105 mph winds on Sunday, the damage total is estimated at $210 million. Fanapi killed three people on the island, and brought rains of up to 1400 mm (4.6 feet) to mountainous regions in the interior. Taipei 101, the second tallest building in the world with more than 100 stories, reportedly swayed some 15 cm in Fanapi's winds.

Georgette soaks Baja
Tropical Storm Georgette has formed in the Eastern Pacific, just off the coast of Baja California. Georgette is just the seventh named storm of a near-record quiet season, and the first storm in the Eastern Pacific since Hurricane Frank died on August 28. Georgette's main threat is heavy rain, as the storm is expected to make landfall over Baja California later today and rapidly weaken into a tropical depression by Wednesday.

Elsewhere in the tropics
The GFS model predicts a series of three tropical distubances will develop in the Caribbean over the next 1 - 2 weeks. The NOGAPS model predicts a new tropical depression will form off the coast of Africa about seven days from now.

Third warmest August on record for the globe, and 2nd warmest summer, says NOAA
August 2010 was the globe's third warmest August on record, behind 1998 and 2009, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies rated August 2010 the seventh warmest August on record. Both NOAA and NASA rated the year-to-date period, January - August, as the warmest such period on record. August 2010 global ocean temperatures were the sixth warmest on record, land temperatures were the second warmest on record, Northern Hemisphere temperatures the warmest on record, and global satellite-measured temperatures for the lowest 8 km of the atmosphere the warmest on record (Remote Sensing Systems data) or 2nd warmest on record (University of Alabama Huntsville data.)

The summer of 2010 was the second warmest summer on record, behind 1998, according to the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), and the 4th warmest summer on record according to NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies. It was the warmest summer on record over land areas, and fifth warmest for ocean areas, according to NOAA.

For those interested, NCDC has a page of notable weather highlights from August 2010.


Figure 3. Departure of surface temperature from average for August, 2010. Image credit: National Climatic Data Center (NCDC).

La Niña intensifies and approaches the "strong" category
The equatorial Eastern Pacific Ocean is nearing strong La Niña conditions. Sea surface temperatures (SSTs) over the tropical Eastern Pacific in the area 5°N - 5°S, 120°W - 170°W, also called the "Niña 3.4 region", dropped to 1.5 - 1.6°C below average during the first two weeks of September, according to NOAA. The Australian Bureau of Meteorology put this number at 1.3°C below average (as of September 19.) Moderate La Niña conditions are defined as occurring when this number is 1.0°C - 1.5°C below average. Temperatures colder than 1.5°C below average would qualify as strong La Niña conditions. NOAA is maintaining its La Niña advisory, and expects La Niña conditions to last through the coming spring.

Both El Niño and La Niña events have major impacts on regional and global weather patterns. For the next month, we can expect La Niña to bring cloudier and wetter than average conditions to the Caribbean, but weather patterns over North America should not see much impact. Globally, La Niña conditions tend to cause a net cooling of surface temperatures. Thus, while the past twelve month period has been the warmest globally since record keeping began in 1880, the calendar year of 2010 may end up just shy of being classified as the warmest year ever.

August 2010 Arctic sea ice extent 2nd lowest on record
Northern Hemisphere sea ice extent in August 2010 was the second lowest in the 31-year satellite record behind 2007, according to the National Snow and Ice Data Center. Strong high pressure centered north of Alaska, combined with low pressure over Siberia (the Arctic Dipole Anomaly), acted together to produce a strong flow of warm air into the Arctic, causing the near-record melting. Ice volume in August was the lowest on record for August, according to University of Washington Polar Ice Center. Arctic sea ice is currently near its annual minimum, and 2010 will end up having the second or third lowest extent on record, behind 2007 (and possibly 2008.) The fabled Northwest Passage through the normally ice-choked waters of Canada, as well as the Northeast Passage along the coast of northern Russia, remained open for ice-free navigation as of September 21, and have been ice-free for a month. This is the third consecutive year--and third time in recorded history--that both passages have melted open. Mariners have been attempting to sail these passages since 1497, and 2005 was the first year either of these passages reported ice-free conditions; 2008 was the first year both passages melted free.

"Hurricane Haven" airing this afternoon
Tune into another airing of my live Internet radio show, "Hurricane Haven", at 4pm EDT today. The call in number is 415-983-2634, or you can post a question to broadcast@wunderground.com. Be sure to include "Hurricane Haven question" in the subject line.

Today's show will be about 30 minutes, and you can tune in at http://www.wunderground.com/wxradio/wubroadcast.h tml. The show will be recorded and stored as a podcast.

My next post will be Wednesday morning.

Jeff Masters

More pictures of distant Hurricane Igor surf at Newport RI # 4 (RIWXPhoto)
More pictures of distant Hurricane Igor surf at Newport RI # 4
distant Hurricane Igor surf at Newport, RI # 9 (RIWXPhoto)
distant Hurricane Igor surf at Newport, RI # 9

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Quoting Tazmanian:



95L has a good ch of skiping TD and going right too a TS

from the last two



SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LOCATED OVER THE WINDWARD ISLANDS AND MOST
OF THE SOUTHEASTERN CARIBBEAN SEA ARE ASSOCIATED WITH A VIGOROUS
TROPICAL WAVE MOVING WESTWARD AT ABOUT 15 MPH. NEARBY SURFACE
OBSERVATIONS...ALONG WITH DATA FROM A NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION
AIRCRAFT CONDUCTING A RESEARCH MISSION INTO THIS SYSTEM...INDICATE
THE CIRCULATION OF THE DISTURBANCE HAS BECOME BETTER DEFINED. A
WIND GUST TO 48 MPH WAS RECENTLY REPORTED ON THE ISLAND OF ST. LUCIA
DURING A HEAVY SQUALL


Oh yea!

I first read that when I got on, but completely forgot.

Thanks Taz
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anybody have any links to computer modelecwf perhaps
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Quoting TropicalAnalystwx13:
I see we have Tropical Storm Lisa...

Igor just was killed by the NHC, still kicking with TS and HU force winds though.

95L is well on his way to becoming a TD, then Matthew. Already up to 50%...60/70% at 8PM?

I expect to see TD #15 tomorrow or Thursday.



95L has a good ch of skiping TD and going right too a TS

from the last two



SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LOCATED OVER THE WINDWARD ISLANDS AND MOST
OF THE SOUTHEASTERN CARIBBEAN SEA ARE ASSOCIATED WITH A VIGOROUS
TROPICAL WAVE MOVING WESTWARD AT ABOUT 15 MPH. NEARBY SURFACE
OBSERVATIONS...ALONG WITH DATA FROM A NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION
AIRCRAFT CONDUCTING A RESEARCH MISSION INTO THIS SYSTEM...INDICATE
THE CIRCULATION OF THE DISTURBANCE HAS BECOME BETTER DEFINED. A
WIND GUST TO 48 MPH WAS RECENTLY REPORTED ON THE ISLAND OF ST. LUCIA
DURING A HEAVY SQUALL
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How long has Igor been a hurricane?.It seems like forever.
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I see we have Tropical Storm Lisa...

Igor just was killed by the NHC, still kicking with TS and HU force winds though.

95L is well on his way to becoming a TD, then Matthew. Already up to 50%...60/70% at 8PM?

I expect to see TD #15 tomorrow or Thursday.
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Drak---huh?

"equatorward extension of the 582dm is greater on the GFS than on the GFS whose 500mb trough mean is over the Tennessee River Valley."
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Quoting Stormchaser2007:


You have to click on "Capture" at the top.

Then drag the image into your URL block and copy that link.


I got it, thanks

was wondering why it did that lol
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Quoting Levi32:
12z ECMWF ensembles still show the storm moving up out of the northwest Caribbean into the eastern Gulf of Mexico. Notice that the ensemble spread (brighter purple colors) is elongated from SSW to NNE, indicating that the biggest issue amongst the model members is not the track, but the timing. This makes sense as the pattern supports a general track up into the eastern gulf, but the timing will be hard to nail down because the system has to stall and then be recurved out of central America. How fast this transpires will be largely determined by how strong the trough is that draws the storm northward.

12z ECMWF Ensemble Mean MSLP Day 8:



So would you suggest that the Central Gulf Coast to the Western Panhandle is in the clear? i trust your expertise more than many others on this forum.
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Hurricane*Igor's heading had turned eastward to (8.7degrees north of) NorthNorthNast
from its previous heading of (9.5degrees north of) NorthNorthEast
H.Igor's average speed moving between its last 2 reported positions was ~19mph(~30.6km/h)

20Sep 09pmGMT - - 38.2n61.5w - - 75mph - - 968mb - - #51
21Sep 12amGMT - - 39.0n60.5w - - 75mph - - 968mb - - #51A
21Sep 03amGMT - - 39.9n59.3w - - 75mph - - 968mb - - #52
21Sep 06amGMT - - 41.3n57.5w - - 75mph - - 968mb - - NHC.Adv.#52A
21Sep 09amGMT - - 42.8n55.1w - - 75mph - - 966mb - - #53
21Sep 12pmGMT - - 44.5n53.5w - - 75mph - - 960mb - - #53A
20Sep 03pmGMT - - 46.2n52.8w - - 75mph - - 952mb - - #54
21Sep 06pmGMT - - 48.5n52.0w - - 80mph - - 950mb - - #54A
21Sep 09pmGMT - - 49.3n51.7w - - 80mph - - 950mb - - #55

Copy&paste 38.2n61.5w, 39.0n60.5w, 39.9n59.3w, 41.3n57.5w, 42.8n55.1w-44.5n53.5w, 44.5n53.5w-46.2n52.8w, 46.2n52.8w-48.5n52.0w, 48.5n52.0w-49.3n51.7w, goh into the GreatCircleMapper for a look at the last 12hours.

* No, I don't believe that Igor has gone "post-tropical" as stated in the NHC's "cuz I said so". Subtracting Igor's average speed moving between its last 2 reported positions from Igor's maximum wind speed, Igor appears to have increased it's maximum spin rate from ~25.7mph up to ~51mph.
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1180. IKE
Thundershowers are breaking out here in the Florida panhandle this afternoon.

92.1 outside my window.
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Igor is gone i wounder if theres a ch they will upgrade him at post season
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Good Afternoon.
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Quoting sammywammybamy:
My Forcast: RED = Possible Tracks



Thoughts?


according to this... NOLA is definately out of the picture? I know anything could happen but the chances are slim as of today at 4:15pm!!
This is great news for the La. residents
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Quoting P451:


Exactly.

I think many are getting ahead of themselves here with this one prematurely.

Wolf has been cried far too often this season.

Let's see something actually develop and evolve first.


There is soo much crying of wolf, wishcasting in locations where some of these bloggers actually live, the amount of psychics and mediums on this forum is getting ridiculous. Drakoen just got on so hopefully some more reasonable sound advice and a call to calm will occur. Let's wait for this to form before this forum gets overloaded with wishcasting:0
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1173. Levi32
12z ECMWF ensembles still show the storm moving up out of the northwest Caribbean into the eastern Gulf of Mexico. Notice that the ensemble spread (brighter purple colors) is elongated from SSW to NNE, indicating that the biggest issue amongst the model members is not the track, but the timing. This makes sense as the pattern supports a general track up into the eastern gulf, but the timing will be hard to nail down because the system has to stall and then be recurved out of central America. How fast this transpires will be largely determined by how strong the trough is that draws the storm northward.

12z ECMWF Ensemble Mean MSLP Day 8:

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Quoting Hurricanes101:
This is what I got when I viewed that same image, I am thinking it was just a glitch at that time.



You have to click on "Capture" at the top.

Then drag the image into your URL block and copy that link.
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Quoting cat5hurricane:
Yep...my bad Jupiter. Dug into the wrong folder archive...about 59 months off. oops ;-)


No problem. People were hitting the "panic" button and flsky actually caught it.
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We are entering what looks to be at least a 3-day window of upward MJO in the southern/western Caribbean and the BOC, and conducive conditions north of that. Animate this image of 200mb velocity potential anomalies and watch for green lines and blue colors = convection enhanced. Brown lines = convection suppressed. Currently green/blue from Central America to coast of Africa.

Bottom line 95L is convection enhanced and will be for at least the next 3 days.

200mb velocity potential anomalies
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1167. Drakoen
Big differences with the GFS and ECMWF on handling the trough. The ECMWF has the mean trough positioned further eastward with the axis along the eastern seaboard. The equatorward extension of the 582dm is greater on the GFS than on the ECMWF. The GFS whose 500mb trough mean is over the Tennessee River Valley. The ECMWF would tend to allow the storm to move northward into the GOM; the GFS would try to pull the storm more to the NE and ENE.
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SLU been around lately? 48 MPH in St. Lucia. Now 95L heading straight for my vacation destination in November....
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1165. IKE
THIS IS THE LAST PUBLIC ADVISORY ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL HURRICANE
CENTER ON IGOR
....

an impressive run for Igor.
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This is what I got when I viewed that same image, I am thinking it was just a glitch at that time.

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1162. IKE
Day 7 HPC map....

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That's a reasonable track considering steering currents take it west for a few days then a trof comes along and picks it up.I should know becuase I will be the one to feel the trof.Temps here be in the 90's,and then drop down to the 70's bext week.
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Quoting oceanblues32:
does it look like a possible wilma i have been hearing that!!!


There is plenty of possibilities. Only when Matthew forms and the models can actually chart a storm is when you can be more concerned. The tracks are endless anywhere from C. America to NO to SW.Florida is a possibility with pre-genesis.
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1157. IKE
PROGNOSTIC DISCUSSION FOR 6 TO 10 AND 8 TO 14 DAY OUTLOOKS
NWS CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER CAMP SPRINGS, MD
300 PM EDT TUE SEPTEMBER 21 2010

6-10 DAY OUTLOOK FOR SEP 27 - OCT 01, 2010

TODAYS ENSEMBLE MEANS ARE IN FAIR AGREEMENT ON THE EXPECTED MEAN 500-HPA FLOW
PATTERN OVER THE NORTH AMERICAN DOMAIN FOR THE 6-10 DAY PERIOD. INDIVIDUAL
ENSEMBLE MEMBERS AND HIGH RESOLUTION RUNS SHOW A LARGE AMOUNT OF SPREAD IN THE
PREDICTED SOLUTIONS OVER THE EASTERN CONUS. SOLUTIONS ARE SPLIT BETWEEN A
FORECAST OF A PROGRESSIVE TROUGH, PERSISTENT TROUGH, OR A CUT-OFF LOW OVER THE
EASTERN CONUS WITHIN THE 6-10 DAY PERIOD. THE POSSIBILE DEVELOPMENT OF A
TROPICAL SYSTEM IN THE CARRIBEAN FURTHER COMPLICATES THE FORECAST SINCE THE
STRENGTH AND ORIENTATION OF THE TROUGH WILL BE CRITICAL TO THE EVENTUAL TRACK
OF ANY TROPICAL SYSTEM AND ASSOCIATED MOISTURE. THE LARGE AMOUNT OF SPREAD
INDICATES THAT IT IS JUST TOO EARLY AT THIS TIME TO PREDICT THE SYSTEM WITH A
REASONABLE DEGREE OF CERTAINTY. HOWEVER, TODAYS ENSEMBLES SHOW AN INCREASING
CONSENSUS FOR A SIGNIFICANT TROUGH AND ASSOCIATED UNSETTLED WEATHER FOR THE
EASTERN THIRD OF THE NATION IN THE 6-10 DAY PERIOD. THERE IS GOOD MODEL
CONSENSUS FOR ABOVE NORMAL UPPER LEVEL HEIGHTS OVER THE NORTHERN GREAT PLAINS
AND FOR A TROUGH OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA.

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES ARE FAVORED FOR MUCH OF THE WESTERN AND NORTHERN
CONUS UNDER A BROAD RIDGE EXPECTED OVER THE NORTH CENTRAL PART OF THE COUNTRY.
THE POSSIBLE EASTERN TROUGH ELEVATES CHANCES FOR BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES IN
MUCH OF THE SOUTHEASTERN CONUS EXCEPT FOR SOUTHERN FLORIDA WHERE WARM SEA
SURFACE TEMPERATURES SLIGHTLY ENHANCE ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES ACCORDING TO
NAEFS. SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURES ARE BELOW NORMAL ALONG THE WEST COAST, WHICH
SHOULD MODERATE TEMPERATURES ALONG COASTAL AREAS ENOUGH TO FAVOR NEAR NORMAL
TEMPERATURES, WHILE INLAND ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES ARE FAVORED FOR AREAS WEST
OF THE ROCKIES. THE CHANCES FOR BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES ARE ELEVATED IN MUCH
OF ALASKA UNDER A PREDICTED TROUGH EXCEPT ALONG THE NORTH COAST WHERE TOOLS
CONFLICT AND NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES ARE FAVORED.

THE CHANCES OF ABOVE MEDIAN PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS NEAR AND AHEAD OF THE EASTERN
TROUGH ARE ELEVATED. THE ORIENTATION OF THE ENHANCED CHANCES FOR SIGNIFICANT
PRECIPITATION PRIMARILY REFLECTS THE NAEFS PREDICTION. THERE IS GOOD CONSENSUS
AMONG TOOLS FOR ELEVATED CHANCES OF ABOVE MEDIAN PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS
ASSOCIATED WITH A STRONG PACIFIC JET TO THE SOUTH OF THE TROUGH EXPECTED OVER
THE GULF OF ALASKA. THE NAEFS PRECIPITATION TOOL AND THE REFORECAST TOOL FAVOR
ABOVE MEDIAN PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS FOR SOUTHERN TEXAS.
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For sure Newfoundland has received extensive damage which will take weeks if not longer to repair according to the admin coordinator in that province the south portion of the island receive 240mm of rain plus 50 from yesterdays frontal system, 7 towns are under a state of emergency many trees and powerlines are down in the avalon pennisula,emergency crews are trying to access the threat to a dam, i'm not sure where it is located but there worry is that it may break and wash the entire town below it out to sea, the problem there i guess the road has been washed out in 2 places cutting it off so may be hard to get to the area.I'll see if i can get the name of the place.
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does it look like a possible wilma i have been hearing that!!!
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Quoting sammywammybamy:
My Forcast: RED = Possible Tracks



Thoughts?


I'm thinking a Gladys type of track.



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Quoting pearlandaggie:
Interesting eddy of warm water moving in the same general direction as 95L is forecast to go...



Loop current forecast from NWS Climate Prediction Center - note hot spot western Gulf with eddy developing in the southern BOC.

Also note the hot spot stretching from the upper Yucatan halfway to the FL panhandle.

Loop Current Forecast
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Quoting StormChaser81:


I'm not saying it's correct, but that satellite feed is 1km data and is way higher resolution than the other feed.

It's a sensor, stuff can go bad all the time.

It might be hinting to something that is very light in the atmosphere.


I just did the same thing you did, 1km visible, dry air box clicked and my image did not show any dry air
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Quoting sammywammybamy:
My Forcast: RED = Possible Tracks



Thoughts?


I think the only direction you left out is "up".

;-)

That map makes a very important statement... Way too early to know anything yet.
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Quoting sammywammybamy:


"I Can See Russia From My House"


Now, Sammy...

Not too early for paying attention...

Not too early to get ready...

But, too early to panic for sure...
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Quoting sammywammybamy:


"I Can See Russia From My House"


A true visionary.
ROTFLMAO.
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Quoting BobinTampa:
too early for this??



Button doesn't work. Might need some repair.
You still have time.
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As flsky said, that model posted by Cat5hurricane is from 2005.
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Quoting btwntx08:
wow look at the total precip in south tx since the 15th
Link



i send you more rain
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1142. KEEPEROFTHEGATE (Mod)
T.C.F.A./INV/95L
MARK
14.69N/66.66W

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