High pressure will be in firm control of our forecast to begin the week as what will become Hurricane Sally takes aim at the Gulf Coast and slows down our local weather pattern. Remember, everything slows down and waits for … Continue reading Sun-filled Start To The Week
Laura is a major hurricane and will make landfall later today into tonight bringing an impressive storm surge of 14-20 feet: Powerful hurricane-force winds over 170 mph at times: and flooding to not just coastal regions, but well inland as … Continue reading Major Hurricane Laura To Make Landfall Early This Morning
As hurricane Laura emerges out over the warm, tropical Gulf of Mexico, we’re likely to see some rapid strengthening over the next 24-36 hours. There is little in the way of wind shear and the remnants of Marco are not … Continue reading Laura Likely To Become Major Hurricane
We’re already seeing breaking news coverage of the tropical activity in the Gulf as not one, but two tropical systems have “cones” from the National Hurricane Center that overlap. If you’ve been with us at Region Weather for awhile, you’ve … Continue reading Chaos In The Gulf?
Hurricane Hanna is about to make landfall in Texas after developing in the Gulf of Mexico and strengthening over the last few days. This will be the first hurricane to make landfall in the US so far this season. Max … Continue reading Hurricane Hanna About To Make Landfall in Texas
Tropical Storm Cristobal will continue it’s northward movement over the next few days as it brings a decent storm surge and heavy rainfall to the Gulf Coast states. The moisture will head northward without much interference into the Missouri Valley … Continue reading Remnants of Cristobal Will Head Northward
The tropical Atlantic is rather active as it should be as we’re right in the smack middle of the “peak” of hurricane season. Here’s the latest as of Thursday morning: Imelda continues to soak Texas as a tropical depression. Over … Continue reading Active Tropics Right On Cue
Dorian continues to gain forward speed as it gets caught up in the jet stream and pushed by the trough that is responsible for our cooler push of fall-like weather. The biggest impacts from this storm in relation to the … Continue reading The Last Two Days Of Dorian