(Weather Guru)
Sun Sep 03 2017 09:12 PM
Re: HUR IRMA Lounge


Given the projection of a cat 4 or 5,I am a little surprised that no one has brought up the polar effect. Could she be pulled north and hug the coast?

"...the polar effect"? OK, my initial Google search did not provide anything I can relate to a storm. So I'll bite.

What is the "polar effect"??

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