Tropical Storm Sebastien Track 1100 Hours November 24 2019
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Tropical Storm Sebastien

November 19, 2019 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Sebastien (see Sunday video below) – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1100 AM AST Sun Nov 24, 2019 It is not clear if Sebastien is a closed cyclone at the surface. The […]

Royal Caribbean Cruise Line Founder Dead at 87
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Royal Caribbean Cruise Line Founder Dead at 87

November 11, 2019 Janet Cole

Royal Caribbean Cruise Line Founder Dead at 87 – On Friday, November 8, 2019, Edwin W Stephan, 87, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line founder, passed away in Miami. Florida. Royal Caribbean Cruise Line has grown into […]

Post-tropical Storm Rebekah Track 0500 Hours November 1, 2019
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Tropical Storm Rebekah

October 30, 2019 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Rebekah – (see new video below) NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 AM AST Fri Nov 01, 2019 Satellite imagery indicates that Rebekah has degenerated to a remnant low as the circulation […]

Tropical Storm Pablo Track 0500 Hours October 27 2019
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Tropical Storm Pablo

October 25, 2019 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Pablo – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 AM AST Sun Oct 27, 2019 Microwave satellite imagery  (see new video below) indicates that Pablo has maintained a small mid-level eye feature for […]

Post Tropical Storm Olga Track 2200 hours October 25 2019
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Tropical Storm Olga

October 25, 2019 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Olga – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1000 PM CDT Fri Oct 25, 2019 Earlier this evening, the last 2 passes through Olga (see Friday night video below) made by an Air […]

Post Tropical Storm Octave Track 1400 Hours October 19 2019
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Tropical Storm Octave

October 17, 2019 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Octave – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 200 PM PDT Sat Oct 19, 2019 Deep convection has not returned, now being absent for at least 12 hours. The environment around Octave is […]

Post Tropical Storm Nestor Track 1700 Hours October 19 2019
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Tropical Storm Nestor

October 15, 2019 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Nestor (see Saturday 5:00 pm video below) – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 PM EDT Sat Oct 19, 2019 The center of Post-Tropical Cyclone Nestor made landfall along on St. Vincent […]

Tropical Storm Ema Track 2300 Hours October 13, 2019
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Tropical Storm Ema

October 12, 2019 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Ema –  (see Saturday video below) NWS Central Pacific Hurricane Center Honolulu HI 1100 PM HST Sun Oct 13, 2019 The low-level circulation center of Ema has been exposed since around 13/1200Z, with […]

Rhapsody of the Seas Crew Overboard Death
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Rhapsody of the Seas Crew Overboard Death

October 1, 2019 Janet Cole

On Sunday, September 29, 2019,  Mansley Pereira, 35, who worked as a waiter aboard Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s ship Rhapsody of the Seas, went overboard (see video below) while the cruise ship was docked in […]

Hurricane Lorenzo Track 1100 Hours October 2 2019 2019
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Tropical Storm Lorenzo

September 23, 2019 Janet Cole

Hurricane Lorenzo – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1100 AM AST Wed Oct 02, 2019 Lorenzo (see Wednesday video below) has completed its transition into a powerful extratropical cyclone and this will be the […]

Tropical Depression Karen Track 1100 Hours September 27 2019
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Tropical Storm Karen

September 22, 2019 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Karen – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1100 AM AST Fri Sep 27, 2019 Corrected status to dissipated at 72 hours Karen’s (see Friday video below) associated convection is becoming increasingly disorganized, […]

Tropical Depression Imelda Track 2200 Hours September 17 2017
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Tropical Storm Imelda

September 17, 2019 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Imelda  – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1000 PM CDT Tue Sep 17, 2019 The center of the tropical cyclone (see video below) continues to move farther inland over southeast Texas, with […]

Post Tropical Storm Jerry Track 1700 Hours September 25 2019
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Tropical Storm Jerry

September 12, 2019 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Jerry – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 PM AST Wed Sep 25, 2019 Multiple scatterometer passes over Jerry (see Wednesday video below) indicate that the cyclone no longer has sustained tropical-storm-force […]