Category: Tropical

Ophelia Now Post-Tropical But Still Expected To Bring StrongWinds To Ireland And The United Kingdom On Monday

Ophelia Now Post-Tropical But Still Expected To Bring StrongWinds To Ireland And The United Kingdom On Monday

| October 15, 2017 @ 9:51 pm

This Is The Last Advisory From the National Hurricane Center.

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Ophelia to Lash Ireland, Northern UK with High Winds and Heavy Rain

Ophelia to Lash Ireland, Northern UK with High Winds and Heavy Rain

| October 15, 2017 @ 2:30 pm

Ireland is bracing for the heavy rains and high winds from a transitioning Hurricane Ophelia, which will track across Ireland, Northern Ireland and Scotland on Monday.

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Heavy Rainfall Spreading Inland As Nate Becomes A Tropical Depression

Heavy Rainfall Spreading Inland As Nate Becomes A Tropical Depression

| October 8, 2017 @ 9:49 am

Nate has weakened to a tropical depression this morning as it near the Birmingham Metro area.

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Latest On Hurricane Nate As We Approach 3:00 AM

Latest On Hurricane Nate As We Approach 3:00 AM

| October 8, 2017 @ 3:00 am

As of the last update from the NHC at 1:00 AM, maximum sustained winds were around 85 MPH. Some weakening has occurred, but we’ll know the latest on wind strength at 4:00 AM.

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Nate Makes Second Landfall; Surge Rising Along the Gulf Coast

Nate Makes Second Landfall; Surge Rising Along the Gulf Coast

| October 8, 2017 @ 12:47 am

Hurricane Nate has made its second landfall along the Mississippi Coast between Biloxi and Pascagoula with winds of 85 mph and a central pressure of 984 millibars. Surge levels are rising rapidly along the Gulf Coast near and east of the landfall point.

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Notes on Nate As We Approach 10 p.m.

Notes on Nate As We Approach 10 p.m.

| October 7, 2017 @ 10:09 pm

The center of Hurricane Nate is expected to make its second landfall near Gulfport, Mississippi around midnight. Heavy rain, strong winds, and tornadoes will affect Central Alabama through the morning and afternoon.

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Nate Has Made the Expected Turn to the North-Northeast

Nate Has Made the Expected Turn to the North-Northeast

| October 7, 2017 @ 6:47 pm

The effects of Hurricane Nate are really starting to be felt along the Alabama coast with storm surge, strong winds and tornadoes.

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Latest Update On Conditions At The Beach

Latest Update On Conditions At The Beach

| October 7, 2017 @ 5:54 pm

Hurricane Nate is currently less than 120 miles away from making landfall on the coastline very close to the Gulfport and Biloxi areas in Mississippi.

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Conditions Along The Gulf Coast Continue To Deteriorate

Conditions Along The Gulf Coast Continue To Deteriorate

| October 7, 2017 @ 3:48 pm

Currently across the Alabama Gulf Coast, another feeder band from Hurricane Nate is moving onshore.

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Afternoon Update On Nate

Afternoon Update On Nate

| October 7, 2017 @ 1:17 pm

Nate is expected to be a category two hurricane tonight at the time of landfall. The first feeder bands associated with the hurricane are already on the coast, and conditions there will continue to deteriorate through tonight. A hurricane warning remains in effect for the Alabama Gulf Coast, where beachfront and low-lying areas will experience […]

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Noon Notes on Nate

Noon Notes on Nate

| October 7, 2017 @ 12:15 pm

Hurricane Nate continues to move rapidly toward the northern Gulf Coast and will arrive very close to high tide time tonight.

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Late Morning Update On Hurricane Nate

Late Morning Update On Hurricane Nate

| October 7, 2017 @ 10:07 am

**Nate is now expected to be a category two hurricane at the time of landfall tonight on the Gulf Coast** At 1000 AM CDT, the center of Hurricane Nate was located near latitude 26.6 North, longitude 88.4 West. Nate is moving rapidly toward the north-northwest near 26 mph, and this general motion is expected to […]

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Hurricane Nate – What To Expect

Hurricane Nate – What To Expect

| October 7, 2017 @ 5:46 am

Early this morning (7a CT), the center of Hurricane Nate was located near latitude 25.7 North, longitude 88.0 West. Nate is moving toward the north-northwest near 22 mph, and this general fast motion is expected to continue through tonight. A turn toward the north is forecast tomorrow morning, followed by a turn toward the north-northeast […]

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Nate Now a Hurricane

Nate Now a Hurricane

| October 6, 2017 @ 11:19 pm

The Hurricane Hunters have found that Nate has become a hurricane late this evening. The wind is up to 75 mph and the central pressure down to 988 millibars.

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Current Wind Watches and Warnings

Current Wind Watches and Warnings

| October 6, 2017 @ 9:59 pm

Here are current wind watches and warnings for Nate as of 10 p.m. CDT Friday evening.

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Tropical Storm, Storm Surge Watches Issued for the Gulf Coast

Tropical Storm, Storm Surge Watches Issued for the Gulf Coast

| October 5, 2017 @ 10:31 pm

Watches have been issued along the Gulf Coast with what should be Hurricane Nate impacting the northern Gulf Coast starting late Saturday afternoon into Sunday.

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Thursday Night Thoughts On Tropical Storm Nate

Thursday Night Thoughts On Tropical Storm Nate

| October 5, 2017 @ 7:49 pm

A Hurricane Watch and a Storm Surge Watch will likely be issued either later tonight or by Friday morning.

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Near Midday Thoughts on Tropical Storm Nate

Near Midday Thoughts on Tropical Storm Nate

| October 5, 2017 @ 11:28 am

The latest official track from the National Hurricane Center currently has Nate heading on a mostly north-northwesterly track that will take it across the tip of the Yucatan Peninsula on Friday night before emerging into the Gulf of Mexico and strengthening to a hurricane by Saturday morning.

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