Hurricane Season Day 137

By: CRepp28, 6:08 AM GMT on October 16, 2011

The disturbance in the Caribbean has now been designated Invest 95L, and is slowly trying to get its act together. It looks like the main low has moved over the Yucatan Peninsula and will not be able to further develop. It will either have to remain intact until it moves over the water again, or a new low will have to become the dominate circulation. Despite Invest 95L's lackadaisical posture, it is in a race to organize before getting yanked out of the Caribbean by...

Hurricane Season Day 136

By: CRepp28, 6:39 AM GMT on October 15, 2011

The area of interest near the Yucatan Peninsula has not organized any today, but it is still churning up that spot. The National Hurricane Center has not named it an official tropical invest yet, but that is just a matter of time. They are giving this disturbance a 20% chance of becoming a tropical cyclone in the next 48 hours. It is a very broad low pressure region that has a lot of consolidating to do. There is no obvious center right now, the best guess would be ...

Hurricane Season Day 132

By: CRepp28, 3:46 AM GMT on October 11, 2011

Invest 93L or "Near Tropical Storm No-Name", as the natives have been calling it today, is just about to be deactivated. Despite it's visual presentation being more impressive today, and it's central pressure lowered to 1002 mb, Invest 93L has been removed from the NHC's Tropical Weather Outlook tonight. With the weak center of circulation over land, it may actually dissolve before it gets swept up northeast, so this Invest will no longer be a threat to develop. (In...

Hurricane Season Day 131

By: CRepp28, 1:34 AM GMT on October 10, 2011

The disturbance that has been pestering the Florida peninsula since Friday, has now been designated Invest 93L by the National Hurricane Center. An organizing surface low is located off the east coast near Melbourne. The visible image from outer-space is showing that cyclonic turning in the clouds.(Invest 93L) There are actually 2 surface lows that have formed in this large disturbed area. The one on the east coast, and there's another in the Gulf of Mexico. This ma...

Hurricane Season Day 130

By: CRepp28, 5:12 AM GMT on October 09, 2011

With Tropical Storm Philippe passing on as a post-tropical cyclone, we can now draw our attention to the Caribbean for the next 3 or 4 weeks. There is a developing situation near the Florida peninsula right now. Wind and rain persisted throughout the day today, as a cyclone tries to develop in the area. I snapped off a little video on my I-Phone as we were visiting family in New Smyrna Beach.Link There are 3 features affecting the weather here. There is a sur...

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