Tropical storms, depressions and hurricanes quickly forming over Atlantic Ocean

08 September, 2018, 18:30 | Author: Kristi Owen
  • Storm season peaks: Hurricane Florence still far from landfall, uncertainty remains for East Coast

That marked a drop from one day earlier, when Florence suddenly strengthened and sustained winds hit 130 miles per hour - making it the first major hurricane of the 2018 Atlantic season. Currently, the storm as low chance of formation.

"We are expecting it to intensify later this weekend, to return to hurricane status", he told NEWS 95.7's The Rick Howe Show.

The primary simulation of the European model has demonstrated remarkable consistency with a hurricane landfall in the Mid-Atlantic on the past five runs, dating back to Tuesday night.

So, while it's certainly not time to press the panic button - the models likely will change significantly over the next week to 10 days - Florence definitely bears watching closely.

While a direct path for Hurricane Florence has not yet been determined, the storm is making a consistent west, northwest move, according to Steven Pfaff with the National Weather Service. The issue that forecasts with a storm beyond the 5 days are very unreliable and is no better than throwing darts onto a board. Or, it could make an actual landfall, with more severe impacts at the beaches, and wind & rain farther inland here in the Piedmont.

The risk of impact on the U.S. East Coast from Florence next week has increased, the Miami-based weather forecaster added.

The NHC encouraged residents along the east coast to review their hurricane plans. But late this weekend, it appears Florence will pass the first fork, and we will see if it gets captured by the blocking high.

Despite weakening on Wednesday, Florence has already started to rebound as the wind shear relaxes. "If you don't have a hurricane emergency kit, this is the time to assemble one".

The next name on the list for the Atlantic Hurricane Season is Isaac.

As Tropical Storm Helene moves away from the African coast and toward the open ocean, this page will update with the latest tracking information.



Erdogan calls for Idlib ceasefire at Tehran summit
Maas said Germany was also concerned about massive bloodshed and "looming humanitarian catastrophe" inside Idlib. Just hours later, the UN Security Council will also meet at Washington's request, also to discuss Idlib.

Cristiano Ronaldo was never lined up for United return - Mourinho
He said: "We will try". "There is a little bit of unfair criticism for me about Paul". "I can not say more". Asked whether his stars can play like City or Liverpool, Mourinho was guarded in his reply.

Brie Larson reveals why she took Captain Marvel role
The Marvel character, Carol Danvers, has had a long and winding road on the way to finally becoming Captain Marvel . Captain Marvel sidesteps the traditional origin-story template, and when it begins, Carol already has her powers.

Kim Kardashian Meeting with Donald Trump to Push Criminal Justice Reform
In June, Kardashian met with Donald Trump and convinced him to grant Alice Marie Johnson clemency. Kardashian West had learned of Johnson's case from a Mic interview .

Powerful Incumbent Loses Mass. Democratic Primary
Holding true to the event's intent, Pressley encouraged others to continue their hard work for others on the Democratic ticket. Capuano campaigned on his congressional experience, and his ability to use his connections to bring federal money to Boston.

Brett Kavanaugh refuses handshake with Parkland father Fred Guttenberg
In another consequential exchange, Kavanaugh would not say if a president was legally obligated to comply with a subpoena. Wade to another controversial, landmark Supreme Court decision, the Miranda ruling about the rights of criminal suspects.

Twitter not based on ‘political ideology,’ CEO tells lawmakers
He says Twitter has so far suspended 3,843 accounts the company believes are linked to the agency, and has seen recent activity. Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg and Twitter Inc. "Our adversaries are determined, creative, and well-funded".

Amazon temporarily became a $1 trillion company
Though it was a briefly-held position, given the erratic nature of the stock market, it was an exciting milestone nonetheless. That puts the company's market capitalization-the number of its outstanding shares multiplied by share price-at $1 trillion.

Trump assails Sessions for pursuing two Republicans' cases
Two of Trump's regular critics in the GOP Senate were quick to argue that Trump was trying to politicize the Justice Department. But some now see him as a bulwark against attacks on the Justice Department.

Expect bigger petrol price increases following government intervention
The revised rates are effective from 6 am on September 3, 2018. "This is further hurting Asian currencies", the official said. Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has blamed "external" factors for the rise in petrol and diesel prices.