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Tropical Update | Florence now a Tropical Depression; Remnants of Isaac Being Monitored for Redevelopment

Brief update on Florence: Florence  has weakened to a tropical depression storm, but continues to move slowly west across South Carolina, dumping more rain in North Carolina. A west-northwest/northwest movement should commence later this afternoon/tonight along with an increase in forward speed, and Florence should become a remnant low tomorrow. Remnants of… Continue reading

Tropical Update | Isaac Struggling; Kirk Could Develop in the Gulf

Tropical Storm Isaac has been struggling today. Track:  There have been no major adjustments to Isaac’s track; a generally west to west-northwest motion is still expected through this weekend. Isaac will pass through the Lesser Antilles tomorrow, and will move into the central/western Caribbean either Sunday. Beyond this weekend, Isaac’s track… Continue reading

Tropical Update | Florence now Expected to Stall on Approach to North Carolina

There have been some major changes in regard to the track of Florence over the past day. Track: Florence will continue to be steered to the west-northwest to northwest around the periphery of the Bermuda high through today, and will approach the coast of North Carolina tomorrow morning. After this point… Continue reading

Tropical Update | Florence an Extremely Dangerous Category 4; Little Change with Isaac

Florence rapidly intensified over the course of the day, and is once again an extremely dangerous category 4 hurricane. On the other hand, there has been little change with Isaac. Florence: As of the 5 PM EDT advisory, Florence was moving west-northwest across the Southwest Atlantic with max sustained winds of… Continue reading

Tropical Update | Caribbean Disturbance a Threat to Develop in the Gulf of Mexico

While we continue to monitor Florence and Isaac, an area of disturbed weather in the Northwest Caribbean warrants monitoring for development when it moves into the Gulf later this week. Strong upper-level winds are currently hampering any organization. However, upper-level winds are expected to relax when this disturbance is over… Continue reading

Tropical Update | Florence a Major Hurricane Threat for the Southeast; Isaac Likely to Become a Hurricane

The Atlantic remains very, very active in regard to tropical activity, which is not unusual as we are in the peak of the season. Currently there are a total of four systems in the Atlantic: Florence, Isaac, Helene, and Invest 94L (see figure 1). We will be focusing on the former… Continue reading

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