Mon. Nov 18th, 2019

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  • Cat 4 Hurricane Michael is making landfall on the Florida Panhandle Cat 4 Hurricane Michael is making landfall on the Florida Panhandle coastline between Panama City and Apalachicola. According to the NOAA National Hurricane Center, a private weather station on St. George Island, Florida, recently reported a sustained wind of 46 mph (74 km/h) and wind gust of 66 mph (106 ...
  • FLORENCE’S PEAK WINDS HAVE DECREASED SLIGHTLY BUT THE SIZE OF THE WIND FIELD HAS INCREASED   FLORENCE’S PEAK WINDS HAVE DECREASED SLIGHTLY BUT THE SIZE OF THE WIND FIELD HAS INCREASED… LIFE-THREATENING STORM SURGE AND RAINFALL EXPECTED ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE CAROLINAS At 200 PM EDT (1800 UTC), reports from An Air Force Reserve reconnaissance aircraft indicate that Hurricane Florence is moving toward the northwest near 16 mph (26 km/h) and ...
  • CAT 4 FLORENCE EXPECTED TO RESTRENGTHEN LATER TODAY FLORENCE EXPECTED TO RESTRENGTHEN LATER TODAY… LIFE-THREATENING STORM SURGE POSSIBLE ALONG THE COASTS OF NORTH AND SOUTH CAROLINA… A Storm Surge Watch is in effect for… * Edisto Beach South Carolina to the North Carolina-Virginia border * Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds, including the Neuse and Pamlico Rivers A Hurricane Watch is in effect for… * Edisto Beach ...
  • HURRICANE FLORENCE STILL A STRONG CAT 4… HURRICANE AND STORM SURGE WATCHES COULD BE ISSUED TUESDAY MORNING… Hurricane Florence is moving toward the west-northwest near 13 mph (20 km/h). A west-northwestward to northwestward motion and an increase in forward speed are expected during the next couple of days. On the forecast track, the center of Florence will move over the ...
  • HURRICANE FLORENCE REACHES CAT 3 STRENGTH AND GETTING STRONGER… At 1100 AM AST (1500 UTC), the eye of Hurricane Florence was located near latitude 25.0 North, longitude 60.0 West. Florence is moving toward the west near 13 mph (20 km/h). A west-northwestward motion with an increase in forward speed is expected during the next couple of days. A turn toward the ...
  • NOAA HURRICANE HUNTER FINDS FLORENCE STRENGTHENING… NOAA HURRICANE HUNTER FINDS FLORENCE STRENGTHENING, FORECAST TO BECOME A MAJOR HURRICANE ON MONDAY: WATCHES AND WARNINGS ——————– There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect. Interests in the southeastern and mid-Atlantic states should monitor the progress of Florence. DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ———————- At 500 PM AST (2100 UTC), the center of Hurricane Florence was located near latitude ...
  • Tropical Storm Florence is strengthening and becoming better organized Tropical Storm Florence is moving toward the west near 7 mph (11 km/h), and this general motion is expected to continue during the next couple of days. A west-northwestward to northwestward motionwith an increase in forward speed is expected by the middle of next week. On the forecast track, the center of ...
  • Tropical Depression Gordon Brings Flooding to the Lower MS Valley RAINFALL: Gordon is expected to produce total rain accumulations of 4 to 8 inches over the western Florida Panhandle, southwest Alabama, central Mississippi, Arkansas, Missouri, southern Iowa and Illinois, with isolated maximum amounts of 12 inches through early Saturday. This rainfall will cause flash flooding across portions of these areas. WIND: Wind gusts to ...
  • Tropical Storm Update – 9/4 Evening NOAA42 “Kermit” is flying TS Gordon right now… The latest minimum central pressure estimated from NOAA reconnaissance aircraft data is 999 mb (29.50 inches). At 700 PM CDT (0000 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Gordon was located by NOAA Doppler weather radars and a NOAA Hurricane Hunter aircraft near latitude 29.7 North, longitude ...
  • Dangerous Storm Surge | Later on Tuesday 9/4 Tropical Storm Gordon is moving toward the northwest near 15 mph (24 km/h), and this general motion is expected to continue until landfall occurs tonight along the north-central Gulf coast. A northwestward motion with some decrease in forward speed is expected after landfall, with a gradual turn toward the north-northwest and north forecast to occur ...