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Hurricane Iota Now Inland Over Central America & Is Weakening Rapidly

Hurricane Iota: Iota made landfall along the northeastern coast of Nicaragua at about 10:45 pm EST/9:45 pm CST last night as a 155 mph Category 4 hurricane. Since then, Iota has weakened rapidly to a 75 mph hurricane and is likely to continue to weaken and dissipate over the next 24 to 48 hours or more »

Catastrophic Category 5 Hurricane Iota Will Impact Parts Of Nicaragua & Honduras This Afternoon Through Tuesday

Major Hurricane Iota: 10 am EST/9 am CST Statistics: Location: 13.5 North Latitude, 82.0 West Longitude or about 100 miles to the east-southeast of Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua. Maximum Winds: 160 mph. Minimum Central Pressure: 917 Millibars or 27.08 Inches. Forward Movement: West at a forward speed of 9 mph. Iota explosively strengthened last night into more »

Iota Is Expected To Impact Parts Of Nicaragua & Honduras As A Major Hurricane From Monday Through Tuesday

Hurricane Iota: 10 am EST/9 am CST Statistics: Location: 13.3 North Latitude, 78.5 West Longitude or about 335 miles to the east-southeast of the Nicaragua-Honduras border. Maximum Winds: 90 mph. Minimum Central Pressure: 978 Millibars or 28.88 Inches. Forward Movement: West-Northwest at a forward speed of 9 mph. Iota continues to rapidly strengthen today and more »

Iota Is Expected To Become A Major Hurricane By Monday & Bring Another Major Hurricane Strike To Parts Of Nicaragua & Honduras From Monday Through Tuesday

Tropical Storm Iota: 10 am EST/9 am CST Statistics: Location: 12.7 North Latitude, 76.2 West Longitude or about 495 miles to the east-southeast of the Nicaragua-Honduras border. Maximum Winds: 40 mph. Minimum Central Pressure: 1006 Millibars or 29.71 Inches. Forward Movement: West-Southwest at a forward speed of 5 mph. Iota is being disrupted somewhat by more »

Friday Update On Invest 98-L In The Central Caribbean

I’m not going to be sending out a full tropical weather discussion today because of time constraints. Instead, I’ll update you on what’s occurring with Invest 98-L, which is located in the central Caribbean. The shower and thunderstorm activity with Invest 98-L continues to become better organized today and we will likely see it become more »

Eta Moving Across North Florida & Will Head Out Into The Atlantic By Later Today; Invest 98-L Located In The Central Caribbean Likely Will Become Our Thirtieth Named Storm Of The Season In The Next Couple Of Days

Tropical Storm Eta: 7 am EST/6 am CST Statistics: Location: 29.7 North Latitude, 82.4 West Longitude or about 60 miles to the southwest of Jacksonville, Florida. Maximum Winds: 45 mph. Minimum Central Pressure: 1001 Millibars or 29.56 Inches. Forward Movement: Northeast at a forward speed of 13 mph. Eta made landfall at around 4 am more »

Eta Becomes A Hurricane Again Off Of The Southwest Coast Of Florida; Tropical Storm Conditions To Hurricane Conditions Are Expected Along The West Coast Of Florida This Afternoon To Thursday Morning

Hurricane Eta: 10 am EST/9 am CST Statistics: Location: 26.2 North Latitude, 83.7 West Longitude or about 145 miles to the south-southwest of Tampa, Florida. Maximum Winds: 75 mph. Minimum Central Pressure: 983 Millibars or 29.03 Inches. Forward Movement: North-Northeast at a forward speed of 10 mph. Reports from reconnaissance aircraft indicate that Eta has more »

Eta Strengthening Near The Coast Of Western Cuba, But Is Expected To Weaken As It Heads Northward Across The Eastern Gulf Of Mexico Later This Week

Tropical Storm Eta: 10 am EST/9 am CST Statistics: Location: 22.7 North Latitude, 85.3 West Longitude or about 60 miles to the north-northwest of the western tip of Cuba. Maximum Winds: 60 mph. Minimum Central Pressure: 992 Millibars or 29.30 Inches. Forward Movement: Stationary. Eta has strengthened some today as satellite imagery indicates that there more »

Eta Now Moving Into The Southeastern Gulf Of Mexico & Will Remain In The Eastern Gulf Of Mexico For Much Of This Week

Tropical Storm Eta: 10 am EST/9 am CST Statistics: Location: 24.6 North Latitude, 83.4 West Longitude or about 30 miles to the west-southwest of the Dry Tortugas. Maximum Winds: 60 mph. Minimum Central Pressure: 994 Millibars or 29.36 Inches. Forward Movement: Southwest at a forward speed of 14 mph. Eta sure doesn’t look like a more »

Eta Will Bring Hurricane Conditions To The Florida Keys & Florida Bay Tonight & Monday & Tropical Storm Conditions Across South Florida & Along Both The East Coast & Southwest Coast Of Florida This Afternoon Through Monday

Tropical Storm Eta: 10 am EST/9 am CST Statistics: Location: 22.5 North Latitude, 79.2 West Longitude or about 235 miles to the south-southeast of Miami, Florida. Maximum Winds: 65 mph. Minimum Central Pressure: 993 Millibars or 29.33 Inches. Forward Movement: North at a forward speed of 14 mph. Eta has crossed central Cuba and is more »