Tropical Storm Vicente Track 1600 Hours October 19 2018
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Tropical Storm Vicente

October 18, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 400 PM CDT Fri Oct 19 2018 Tropical Storm Vicente – Although tiny, the cyclone continues to display well-defined convective banding. The system’s quick formation and small size make […]

Tropical Storm Oscar Forming 0800 Hours October 16 2018
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Tropical Storm Oscar

October 14, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Tue Oct 16 2018 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: A well-defined low pressure system (see 2 videos below) located near the northwestern […]

Tropical Depression Tara Track 1600 Hours October 16 2018
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Tropical Storm Tara

October 11, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 400 PM CDT Tue Oct 16 2018 Tropical Storm Tara – Interaction with the mountainous terrain of southwestern Mexico, along with some modest southeasterly wind shear and drier mid-level […]

Tropical Storm Nadine Track 2300 Hours October 12 2018
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Tropical Storm Nadine

October 7, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1100 PM AST Fri Oct 12 2018 Tropical Storm Nadine  (see 3 videos below) – ASCAT data indicate that Nadine no longer has a closed circulation nor a well-defined […]

Sub-Tropical Storm Michael Track 0500 Hours October 12 2018
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Tropical Storm Michael

October 2, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 AM EDT Fri Oct 12 2018 Tropical Storm Michael – (see 34 videos below)Satellite imagery and surface observations indicate that Michael has become a storm-force extratropical low as it […]

Post-Tropical Storm Walaka Track 0800 Hours October 6 2018
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Tropical Storm Walaka

September 30, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS Central Pacific Hurricane Center Honolulu HI 500 AM HST Sat Oct 06 2018 Post-Tropical Storm Walaka’s  (see 13 videos below) low-level circulation center (LLCC) remains completely devoid of deep convection early this morning. The last few […]

Post-Tropical Storm Leslie 1700 Hours October 13 2018
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Tropical Storm Leslie

September 22, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 PM AST Sat Oct 13 2018 After a total of 70 advisories, long-lived Leslie has become post-tropical just west of the coast of Portugal, finally succumbing to the […]

Tropical Storm Kirk Track 1700 Hours September 28 2018
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Tropical Storm Kirk

September 22, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 PM AST Fri Sep 28 2018 Tropical Storm Kirk (see 12 videos below) is barely meeting the criteria for a tropical cyclone. The small low-level center is still exposed […]

Tropical Depression Sergio 1200 Hours October 12 2018
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Tropical Storm Sergio

September 19, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 900 AM MDT Fri Oct 12 2018 The center of Sergio  (see 11 videos below) crossed the central portion of the Baja California peninsula and is now moving over the […]

Tropical Storm Rosa 0900 Hours October 2 2018
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Tropical Storm Rosa

September 14, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 900 AM MDT Tue Oct 02 2018 Tropical Storm Rosa (see 14 videos below) Satellite images and surface observations indicate that Rosa has become an elongated trough with multiple swirls along […]

Tropical Depression Joyce 1400 Hours September 18 2018
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Tropical Storm Joyce

September 9, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 AM AST Tue Sep 18 2018 The latest convective burst associated with Sub-Tropical Storm Joyce (see 2 videos below) is weakening due to the effects of 35-40 kt of […]

Tropical Storm Isaac Reforming 0800 Hours September 17 2018
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Tropical Storm Isaac

September 6, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Mon Sep 17 2018 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical Depression Joyce, located […]

Post Tropical Storm Paul 0200 Hours September 12 2018
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Tropical Storm Paul

September 3, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 200 AM PDT Wed Sep 12 2018 For the first time since 14 August, the northeast Pacific has no tropical cyclones. Paul (see Monday night video below) has lacked organized […]

Tropical Storm Helene 1100 Hours September 16 2018
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Tropical Storm Helene

September 3, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1100 AM AST Sun Sep 16 2018 Helene’s (see 9 videos below) cloud pattern has transformed into that of an extratropical cyclone, with a large area of cold cloud tops […]

Tropical Storm Gordon Rainfall 0800 Hours September 6 2018
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Tropical Storm Gordon

August 30, 2018 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Gordon – NWS Weather Prediction Center College Park MD 1000 PM CDT Thu Sep 06 2018 DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK  (see Thursday video below) At 1000 PM CDT (0300 UTC), Tropical Depression Gordon was located […]

Tropical Depression Florence Rainfall Forecast 0500 Hours September 17 2018
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Tropical Storm Florence

August 28, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS Weather Prediction Center College Park MD 1100 AM EDT Mon Sep 17 2018  (see 24 videos below) SUMMARY OF 1100 AM EDT…1500 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————– LOCATION…38.5N 82.9W ABOUT 240 MI…385 KM W OF CHARLOTTESVILLE VIRGINIA […]

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Tropical Storm Olivia

August 27, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS Central Pacific Hurricane Center Honolulu HI 500 AM HST Thu Sep 13 2018 Olivia (see Thurs video below)continues to move rapidly toward the west-southwest away from the main Hawaiian Islands this morning. Southwesterly vertical […]

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Tropical Storm Norman

August 27, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS Central Pacific Hurricane Center Honolulu HI 500 AM HST Sat Sep 08 2018 Deep convection near the exposed low-level circulation center (LLCC) of Norman(see Friday video below)  dissipated around 07Z last evening, and has […]

Tropical Depression Miriam Track 0500 Hours September 2 2018
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Tropical Storm Miriam

August 23, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS Central Pacific Hurricane Center Honolulu HI 500 AM HST Sun Sep 02 2018 The center of Miriam(see Saturday video below) has been completely devoid of deep convection for almost 24 hours as nearly 50 […]