Well, it looks like she will be a named storm just in time to go through the islands. The models are showing a split up the east coast and into the GOM. Funny thing is that with all the models, none of them actually hit Florida, they split it in 2 on either side. That means watch out!! One thing the models don't take into account is how the storm plays jumping over the islands, especially with Hispaniola and Cuba. These islands can really affect how the storm goes, either up the east coast or into the gulf. Hitting these islands can also slow it down quickly and change its track, so don't assume it is just going to buzz along at 23 mph straight into the gulf. It can change track drastically with a bump and run on these islands. Going to be another GREAT week on this site. I'll be worn out by August.
-------------------- Another typical August:
Hurricane activity is increasing and the Red Sox are choking.
You cannot start new topics
You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled
UBBCode is enabled
Thread views: 26767
Note: This is NOT an official page. It is run by weather hobbyists and should not be used as a replacement for official sources.
CFHC's main servers are currently located at Hostdime.com in Orlando, FL.
Image Server Network thanks to Mike Potts and Amazon Web Services. If you have static file hosting space that allows dns aliasing contact us to help out! Some Maps Provided by:
Great thanks to all who donated and everyone who uses the site as well.
Site designed for 800x600+ resolution
When in doubt, take the word of the National Hurricane Center