Tropical Depression Polo Track 0700 Hours November 19 2020
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Tropical Storm Polo

November 17, 2020 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Polo – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 700 AM PST Thu Nov 19, 2020 Occasional bursts of deep convection have been developing to the east and northeast of Polo’s center since yesterday […]

Post Tropical Storm Odalys Track 1900 Hours November 5 2020
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Tropical Storm Odalys

November 3, 2020 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Odalys – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 700 PM PST Thu Nov 05, 2020 Odalys has been devoid of any significant convection within 100 n mi of the center for more than […]

Tropical Storm Norbert Track 1500 Hours October 14 2020
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Tropical Storm Norbert

October 5, 2020 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Norbert – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 300 PM MDT Wed Oct 14, 2020 (see NEW video below) Vertical wind shear and dry mid-level air are clearly taking a toll on Norbert. […]

Post Tropical Storm Marie Track 1700 Hours October 6 2020
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Tropical Storm Marie

September 29, 2020 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Marie – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 PM HST Tue Oct 06, 2020 (see Tuesday video below) Patchy shower activity continues nearly 250 n mi to the northeast of Marie’s center–way […]

Tropical Storm Lowell Track 1100 Hours Sepember 23 2020
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Tropical Storm Lowell

September 21, 2020 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Lowell – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1100 AM HST Wed Sep 23, 2020 (see Wed video below) Unlike earlier today, deep convection has decreased since the previous advisory with thunderstorms containing […]

Tropical Storm Julio Track 0300 Hours September 7 2020
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Tropical Storm Julio

September 6, 2020 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Julio – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 300 AM MDT Mon Sep 07, 2020 (see video below) Moderate easterly shear has continued to take a toll on the compact tropical cyclone. In […]

Post Tropical Storm Iselle Track 1500 Hours August 30 2020
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Tropical Storm Iselle

August 26, 2020 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Iselle – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 300 PM MDT Sun Aug 30, 2020 ( see video below) Iselle hasn’t produced organized deep convection for about the past day, so it no […]

Post Tropical Storm Herman Track 1500 Hours August 28 2020
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Tropical Storm Hernan

August 25, 2020 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Hernan – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 300 PM MDT Fri Aug 28, 2020 Satellite imagery, scatterometer data, and surface observations indicate that Hernan has degenerated into a broad low-pressure area near […]

Tropical Storm Amanda Track 1900 Hours May 27 2020
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Tropical Storm Amanda

May 30, 2020 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Amanda – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 400 PM CDT Sun May 31, 2020 (see video below) Amanda has weakened quite quickly over the mountainous terrain of Guatemala this afternoon. Although a […]

Tropical Storm Kiko Track 0500 Hours September 24 2019
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Tropical Storm Kiko

September 5, 2019 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Kiko – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 AM HST Tue Sep 24, 2019 Forty to forty-five knots of south-southwesterly shear has caused Kiko’s (see Tuesday video below) convection to become displaced […]

Tropical Depression Ivo Track 0800 Hours August 25 2019
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Tropical Storm Ivo

August 12, 2019 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Ivo – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 200 PM PDT Sun Aug 25, 2019 The initial motion is 340/07 kt. Ivo has slowed down due to the system weakening and becoming vertically shallow. […]

Tropical Storm Gil Track 0800 Hours August 4 2019
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Tropical Storm Gil

July 31, 2019 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Gil Forming (see Thursday video below) – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM PDT Sun Aug 04, 2019 Shortly after 1200 UTC, Gil lost all of its central deep convection due to strong […]

Tropical Depression Flossie Track 1100 Hours August 05, 2019
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Tropical Storm Flossie

July 28, 2019 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Flossie – NWS Central Pacific Hurricane Center Honolulu HI 500 PM HST Mon Aug 05 2019 Vigorous deep convection (see Monday video below)  has been persistent through much of the day to the northeast […]

Post-Tropical Storm Barbara Track 0500 Hours July 6 2019
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Tropical Storm Barbara

June 27, 2019 Janet Cole

Hurricane Barbara –  NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 AM HST Sat Jul 06 2019 The combination of cold sea surface temperatures and strong westerly shear has taken a toll on Barbara. The system has […]

Tropical Storm Yolanda Forming 0400 Hours November 28 2018
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Tropical Storm Yolanda

November 27, 2018 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Yolanda – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 400 AM PST Wed Nov 28 2018 For the eastern North Pacific…east of 140 degrees west longitude: A westward-moving low pressure system located about 400 miles […]

Tropical Storm Xavier Track 2000 Hours November 5 2018
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Tropical Storm Xavier

October 26, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 PM MST Mon Nov 05 2018 Tropical Storm Xavier (see 7 videos – 1 Spanish below)– Deep convection has now remained absent in Xavier for about twelve hours. […]

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 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 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 […]

Tropical Depression Lane Track 0500 Hours August 28 2018
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Tropical Storm Lane

August 11, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS Central Pacific Hurricane Center Honolulu HI 500 AM HST Tue Aug 28 2018 Overnight GOES-15 fog product imagery along with a few VIIRS images and a Monday evening SCATSAT pass show that the exposed […]

Tropical Storm Ilena Joins Hurricane John 0900 Hours August 7 2018
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Tropical Storm Ilena

August 1, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 900 AM MDT Tue Aug 07 2018 Early morning GOES-16 one-minute satellite imagery confirms that the small circulation of Ileana has dissipated within the northern portion of Hurricane John’s […]

Tropical Storm Dora Forming June 24 2017
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Pacific Tropical Storm Dora Forming

June 24, 2017 Janet Cole

The National Hurricane Center is reporting on the projected formation of Tropical Storm Dora in the Eastern North Pacific. The latest update states, “Thunderstorm activity associated with a low pressure system located a few hundred […]