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Michael Makes Landfall

Michael has made landfall between Panama City and Mexico Beach as a category 4 hurricane. 1 PM CDT info:  Location: 30.0°N 85.5°W Moving: NNE at 14 mph Min pressure: 919 mb Max sustained: 155 mph Michael is the first category 4 hurricane to make landfall in the Florida Panhandle in record history. Hurricane conditions… Continue reading

Michael now a Category 4; Landfall will be Later Today near Panama City

  Michael is now a category 4 hurricane. 5 AM CDT info:  Location: 28.6°N 86.4°W Moving: N at 13 mph Min pressure: 937 mb Max sustained: 140 mph Additional strengthening can’t be ruled out before landfall. Michael now has potential to be the most intense tropical cyclone in recorded history for the FL Panhandle. For… Continue reading

Michael is now a Major Hurricane

Michael is now a major category 3 hurricane. 4 PM CDT advisory info: Location: 26.0°N 86.4°W Moving: N at 12 mph Min pressure: 957 mb Max sustained: 120 mph       For future updates, follow us on social media:   Facebook    Twitter Instagram *Like Hurricane Central on Facebook* You can also have our latest website posts… Continue reading

Michael to make Landfall Tomorrow Between Destin and Apalachicola as a Major Hurricane

  Hurricane Michael is now a category 2, and will become a major, category 3 hurricane later today. Catastrophic impacts are likely for the northeast Gulf Coast. 7 AM CDT advisory info:  Location: 24.5°N 86.1°W Moving: NNW at 12 mph Min pressure: 968 mb Max sustained: 100 mph Analysis:  Michael continues to strengthen as… Continue reading

Michael Continues to Intensify; will make Landfall Wednesday as a Major Hurricane

Michael continues to intensify this evening, and will make landfall in the Florida Panhandle on Wednesday as a major hurricane. 10 PM CDT advisory info:  Location: 23.2°N 85.3°W Moving: N at 12 mph Min pressure: 970 mb Max sustained: 90 mph Analysis:  The overall structure of Michael has improved today, with an eye now… Continue reading

Michael now a Hurricane; Forecast to Become a Category 3

Michael is now a category 1 hurricane. 10 AM CDT advisory info:  Location: 21.2°N 84.9°W Moving: N at 7 mph Min pressure: 982 mb Max sustained: 75 mph The official forecast from the National Hurricane Center now calls for Michael to become a major, category 3 hurricane with 120 mph winds on Wednesday. See… Continue reading

TD-14 Upgraded to Tropical Storm Michael

Tropical Depression 14 has been upgraded to Tropical Storm Michael. 11:55 AM CDT special advisory info:  Location: 19.2°N 86.9°W Moving: N at 5 mph Min pressure: 1004 mb Max sustained: 40 mph A USAF hurricane hunter aircraft is en route, meaning we should get  better idea of the current intensity this in the next… Continue reading

PTC 14 now a Tropical Depression; Likely to Impact North-Central or Northeast Gulf Coast as a Hurricane

Potential Tropical Cyclone 14 is now a tropical depression (TD-14), and will become Tropical Storm Michael at some point today. 7 AM CDT advisory info:  Location: 18.9°N 86.8°W Moving: N at 3 mph Min pressure: 1004 mb Max sustained: 35 mph Analysis:  TD-14 is gradually organizing. Infrared satellite imagery shows that convection has increased… Continue reading

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