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 , 11:43 AM GMT on September 10, 2013
Good Morning! At Smithville, MS, the current temperature is 73 and it feels like 73. Highs will continue to range between 83 and 94 with lows between 59 and 68. There is a 30% chance of isolated thunderstorms today, a slight chance of rain tomorrow, and a 30% chance of isolated thunderstorms on Friday. At the Regional Rehab Center in Tupelo, MS, the current temperature is 75 and it feels like 75. Todays high is 91 and a low of 70 with a 30% chance of isolated thunderstorms. Wednesdays high is 91 with a slight chance of rain.
Now, for your severe weather update for the Southeast Region. Could see severe weather potential around September 17th-25th.
Now, for your tropical update. In the Atlantic, Tropical Storm Gabrielle has redeveloped and has winds of 40mph with a pressure of 1008mbars. Movement is North at 14mph. Gabrielle is expected to make landfall in Bermuda early Wednesday morning and head up toward Newfoundland, Canada by Saturday. A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Bermuda. Also, in the Atlantic, Tropical Storm Humberto has intensified and should become a hurricane later today. Winds are at 65mph with a pressure of 998mbars. Movement is West-Northwest at 9mph. Is not a threat to land. Also, in the Atlantic, an area of disturbed weather located over the Northwestern Caribbean Sea is moving Westward at about 10mph. This disturbance is forecast to move across the Yucatan Peninsula and into the Bay of Campeche by late Thursday where an area of low pressure is expected to form. Environmental conditions should gradually become more conducive for the development of a tropical depression by the weekend. The National Hurricane Center is giving this system a low chance, 10%, of becoming a tropical cyclone during the next 48 hours, and a high chance, 60%, of becoming during the next 5 days. In the Eastern Pacific, all is quiet with no development expected over the next couple of days.
Hope yall are having a great Tuesday and I'll have another post tomorrow morning.
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