Monthly Archives: October 2012

Hurricane Sandy Information

This post will be divided into four sections, so you can scroll down to what you’d like to read about. -Sandy: Current and short term forecast -Model madness: Trying to pin down the track of Sandy into the Northeast US … Continue reading

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Time to Start Zeroing in on Hurricane Sandy’s Northeast US Landfall

After ravaging eastern Cuba as a strong category 2 hurricane last night, hurricane Sandy is zigzagging her way through the central Bahamas with sustained winds of greater than 100MPH. Rain bands from Sandy are also brushing up against the southeastern … Continue reading

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High-Impact Storm Beginning to Look Likely for Eastern US; Jamaica, Cuba Already Battered

Hurricane Sandy, the storm projected to eventually impact the east coast of the US, has already hit eastern Jamaica and is now eying eastern Cuba as a hurricane. As can be seen above, the hurricane has developed a small eye … Continue reading

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A Day Closer, Epic East Coast Storm Still on the Models

There she is, on the most recent run of the European model, the post-tropical remnants of Tropical Storm “Sandy” paying a visit to southern New England and the New York City area next Tuesday. As we slowly get closer to … Continue reading

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Update on End of October Eastern USA Storm Threat

Another day’s worth of model runs have trickled in regarding the East Coast Storm Threat to end October. So, what did our major models do? GFS As we jump forward to Saturday, there are already differences on the GFS between … Continue reading

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Tropical Depression #18 Forecast/Discussion

This forecast/discussion is a 5-day forecast for the tropical element of the large storm modeled over the eastern US. I will post a separate discussion covering what happens past 5 days later this afternoon. Above is a look at TD … Continue reading

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A Model Fantasy: Most Reliable Global Models Forecast Epic Storm in About Eight Days over Northeastern US

It has been the talk of weather enthusiasts and meteorologists alike this Sunday in late October, with the Euro, Canadian, and to some extent the American GFS model showing a complicated interaction between a tropical cyclone that forms in the … Continue reading

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