September 20, 2019

20 Sep 2019 Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 H/cane, 3 dist

20 Sep Fri 2019 Tropical Report ATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Fri Sep 20 2019 HEAVY RAINS POSSIBLE OVER THE NORTHERN LEEWARD ISLANDS FROM JERRY For the Eastern North Pacific: Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center […]

The UWI Vice-Chancellor leads mission to The Bahamas

Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. Friday, September 13, 2019—Vice-Chancellor of The University of the West Indies (The UWI), Professor Sir Hilary Beckles, was visibly moved as he opened his Forum on the Hurricane Response in The Bahamas on Friday, September 13, 2019. Calling it a ‘zone of vulnerability and devastation’, he addressed the enormity of devastation, the […]

Slow-moving Tropical Depression Imelda brings over 30 inches of rain to Texas

By Bob Henson From Weather Underground Devastating flooding unfolded across far southeast Texas late Wednesday night and spread into the Houston area on Thursday morning, as Tropical Depression Imelda continued to plague the region. At 11 am EDT Thursday, Tropical Depression Imelda was located about 50 miles north of Houston, moving north to northwest at […]

New study reveals investments in climate change are good business.

The UWI’s Professor Michael Taylor among co-authors in renowned Science magazine. Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. Thursday, September 19, 2019—Professor Michael Taylor of The University of the West Indies (The UWI) is among an internationally respected group of scientists urgently calling on world leaders to accelerate efforts to tackle climate change. The scientists are authors of a […]

19 Sep 2019 Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 H/cane, 1 TS, 1 TD 3 dist

19 Sep Thu 2019 Tropical Report ATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Thu Sep 19 2019 Tropical Depression Imelda: The NHC has issued its final advisory on this system HUMBERTO STILL A CATEGORY 3 HURRICANE BUT EXPECTED TO […]

18 Sep 2019 Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 H/cane, 2 TS, 1 dist

18 Sep Wed 2019 Tropical Report ATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Wed Sep 18 2019 TD IMELDA – The NHC has issued its final advisory on this system HUMBERTO’S EYE PASSES DIRECTLY OVER A NOAA BUOY… …OUTER […]

Tropical Trouble: Imelda to drench Texas Coast, Humberto heads for Bermuda, Depression forms in Atlantic

By Bob Henson From Weather Underground Mid-September is behaving very much in line with the climatological peak of hurricane season in the Atlantic, as the National Hurricane Center launched advisories on several new systems in the space of just two hours at midday Tuesday. Of most immediate concern to the United States is Tropical Storm […]

17 Sep 2019 Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 H/cane, 2 dis

17 Sep Tue 2019 Tropical Report ATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Tue Sep 17 2019 AIR FORCE RESERVE HURRICANE HUNTERS FIND HUMBERTO A LITTLE STRONGER AND LARGER… …TROPICAL STORM WARNING ISSUED FOR BERMUDA For the Eastern North […]

16 Sep 2019 Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 H/cane, 2 dis

15 Sep Sun 2019 Tropical Report ATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Mon Sep 16 2019 HUMBERTO CONTINUES TO STRENGTHEN… …LARGE SWELLS AFFECTING MUCH OF THE SOUTHEASTERN UNITED STATES COASTLINE For the Eastern North Pacific: Tropical Weather Outlook […]

Humberto strengthens near the Northwest Bahamas

By Bob Henson From Weather Underground Just two weeks after a catastrophic hit from Hurricane Dorian, the Northwest Bahamas are dealing with Tropical Storm Humberto. The slowly intensifying storm was located just 30 miles east-northeast of Great Abaco Island at 11 am EDT Saturday. Humberto was packing top winds of 50 mph. The strongest winds […]