Tag: Irene

5 PM Irene Hurricane Advisory

5 PM Irene Hurricane Advisory

| August 26, 2011 @ 4:36 pm | 1 Reply

BULLETIN HURRICANE IRENE ADVISORY NUMBER 26 NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL092011 500 PM EDT FRI AUG 26 2011 …LARGE HURRICANE IRENE HEADING TOWARD THE EAST COAST OF THE UNITED STATES…HURRICANE WARNING EXTENDED NORTHWARD INTO SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND…. SUMMARY OF 500 PM EDT…2100 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…31.7N 77.4W ABOUT 265 MI…425 KM SSW OF CAPE […]

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Irene Now A Cat 3

Irene Now A Cat 3

| August 24, 2011 @ 7:55 am | 5 Replies

Irene is now packing sustained winds of 115 mph…

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From Hispaniola

From Hispaniola

| August 23, 2011 @ 9:35 pm | Reply

Thanks to Michelle Little for these images… she writes… “Sorry for the delay in updating on Irene here in Puerto Plata. Things got pretty intense here around 1 am. Howling LOUD wind and heavy rain. We lost power around 3:30 am and regained it around noon today. We had hoped to send video footage and […]

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Late Look At Irene

Late Look At Irene

| August 23, 2011 @ 9:28 pm | 1 Reply

Below is a look at the 00Z model set on Hurricane Irene… And, the intensity forecast…. Looks like Irene will pass near, or just east of the North Carolina Outer Banks Saturday night, perhaps as a category three hurricane. Then, it heads for Cape Cod Monday as a weakening Category One hurricane. All of this, […]

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From Hispaniola

From Hispaniola

| August 22, 2011 @ 4:15 pm | Reply

Thanks to Michelle Little for these images… she writes… “We’re a missionary family living in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, originally from Bham. Though we’d share pics as the storm gets closer. Here comes Irene. Raining buckets, flooding in backyard. 4:47 pm”

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Dry Days Ahead With Lower Humidity

Dry Days Ahead With Lower Humidity

| August 22, 2011 @ 3:23 pm | 2 Replies

An all new edition of the ABC 33/40 Weather Xtreme video is available in the player on the right sidebar of the blog. You can subscribe to the Weather Xtreme video on iTunes by clicking here. THE ALABAMA STORY: All will be quiet across our state for a while. Checking the radar at mid-afternoon… we […]

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Irene Update

Irene Update

| August 22, 2011 @ 10:30 am | 8 Replies

Irene is now expected to become a major hurricane, with landfall on the South Carolina coast Saturday morning. Again, no impact on Alabama or the Gulf Coast. This will be the first hurricane landfall on the U.S. coast since Ike in 2008.

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Eyes On Irene

Eyes On Irene

| August 21, 2011 @ 2:01 pm | 3 Replies

Model data and climatology suggest Tropical Storm Irene won’t be an issue for the Gulf of Mexico, which is great news for the Alabama Gulf Coast. However, our friends down in the Florida Peninsula (not the Panhandle) and up and East Coast will need to be ready for lots of rain from Irene in 4-6 […]

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