(Weather Hobbyist)
Sun Sep 07 2008 11:28 AM
Re: Ike Approaching Great Inagua, Hanna Extratropical

I guess time will tell how strong the trough is. If it is as predicted and doesn't cause much weakening in the ridge the westward motion will continue. If its stronger than anticipated it could create a weakness in the ridge that would allow a more northward motion.

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