I am Johnny Parker and I am 22. I have studied the weather since I was 5. I have cerebral palsy and my goal is to become a meteorologist.
By: JohnnyParker , 11:31 AM GMT on October 23, 2012
Good Morning! At Smithville, MS, the current temperature is 52 and it feels like 52. Highs will continue to range between 61 and 83 with lows between 40 and 59. There is a slight chance of isolated thunderstorms Thursday through Saturday. Few storms could be strong to severe with large hail and gusty winds. At the Regional Rehab Center in Tupelo, MS, the current temperature is 53 and it feels like 53. Todays high is 80 with a low of 53. Wednesdays high is 81.
Now, for your tropical update. In the Atlantic, Tropical Storm Sandy has formed. Winds are at 45mph with a pressure of 998mbars. Movement is North at 3mph. Tropical Storm Watch is up for Haiti. Hurricane Watch and Warning is in effect for Jamaica. Sandy is expected to intensify into a hurricane and head Northward toward Jamaica, Eastern Cuba, and the Bahamas. Also, in the Atlantic, we have Tropical Depression Nineteen. Winds are at 35mph with a pressure of 1006mbars. Movement is North-Northeast at 12mph. Is expected to become a tropical storm later today. May be a threat to the Azores. In the Eastern Pacific, an elongated area of low pressure located a few hundred miles South-Southwest of the Gulf of Tehuantepec is producing disorganized showers and thunderstorms. Development, if any, of this disturbance is expected to be slow to occur as it moves Westward at around 10mph. The National Hurricane Center is giving this system a low chance, 10%, of becoming a tropical cyclone during the next 48 hours.
Hope yall are having a great Tuesday and I'll have another post tomorrow morning.
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