The area of low pressure which the National Hurricane Center (NHC) has been monitoring over the past day or so has quickly become better organized this morning, and is now Tropical Storm Bertha. This is the second named storm of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season, and marks only the sixthRead More →

After making a close pass to Cape Hatteras and the Outer Banks of North Carolina, Tropical Storm Arthur is now accelerating northeastward away from the coast. Although the storm has strengthened today, its tenure as a tropical cyclone is ending as the storm begins to lose its tropical characteristics. As ofRead More →

Tropical Depression One, which developed off the east coast of Florida on Saturday, has strengthened into Tropical Storm Arthur based on data from an Air Force reconnaissance aircraft. As of the most recent advisory from the National Hurricane Center (NHC) at 11:00 PM EDT (03:00 UTC), the center of TropicalRead More →

A broad area of low pressure, labeled Invest 90L by the United States Navy, and currently located over the Straits of Florida, is being monitored by the National Hurricane Center (NHC) for tropical or subtropical cyclone development. As of 18:00 UTC May 15, Invest 90L was located near 23.7°N and 81.2°W. MaximumRead More →

Tropical cyclone activity is ramping up in the Northern Hemisphere this week with Tropical Storm Vongfong (known as Tropical Storm Ambo in the Philippines) making an appearance in the Philippine Sea. The cyclone developed rather quickly this morning and currently possesses maximum 1-minute sustained winds of 60 mph (95 km/h).Read More →

The disturbance over the central Northeastern Pacific acquired a well-defined center of circulation today, and has been designated by the National Hurricane Center (NHC) as Tropical Depression One-E. This marks the earliest formation of a tropical cyclone in the Eastern North Pacific since the beginning of the satellite era inRead More →

An area of disturbed weather, labeled Invest 90E by the United States Navy, could become the first tropical cyclone ever recorded in the Eastern North Pacific in the month of April and the first in the Northern Hemisphere of 2020. The National Hurricane Center (NHC) is currently monitoring this systemRead More →

A significant severe weather event is once again unfolding in the Southern United States today as a strengthening trough pushes eastward across the continent. Multiple episodes of severe thunderstorms will be capable of producing all kinds of severe weather, including strong and potentially long-tracked tornadoes, widespread damaging wind gusts, andRead More →