Nov. 25, 2017 - Photos: Must-see photos of Irma damage in Jacksonville area .... hurricane Irma recap
Less than a week left in the 2017 hurricane season!.......
There are no areas of concern over the Atlantic Basin.
An old front is triggering scattered, disorganized showers & t'storms from the Central & Western Atlantic to the Caribbean but no low pressure development of consequence is expected.
A large & strong ocean storm is over the Northeast Atlantic - nontropical but impressive on satellite....
Images below from the Storm Prediction Center showing tornadoes (preliminary counts) spawned by U.S. landfalling tropical cyclones. The great majority were associated with "Harvey" - 57. The 119 for the year ranks 4th since 1995 only behind 2008, 2005 & 2004.
Interesting map below tweeted by Erik Pindrock shows virtually all of Fl. has experienced at least tropical storm force winds this year... as well as the entire Gulf Coast... & as far north as N. Carolina on the east coast:
Interesting tweet & graph from Dr. Phil Klotzbach, CSU - "no statistically significantly trend":
Deep oceanic heat content continues to wane as we go deeper into fall.....
Sea surface temp. anomalies:
East Atlantic IR satellite:
Mid & upper level wind shear (enemy of tropical cyclones) analysis (CIMMS).
SE U.S. surface map:
Surface analysis centered on the tropical Atlantic:
Surface analysis of the Gulf:
Extensive hurricane Irma recap - click here.
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