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Monthly Archive: May 2013

May
31
2013

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Pacific / Indian Oceans

There are no active tropical cyclones in the Pacific or Indian Oceans…or adjacent seas Checking the Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC), and the National Hurricane Center (NHC), neither of these agencies are carrying active tropical cyclones for their areas of responsibility. Eastern North Pacific TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL FOR THE …

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May
30
2013

PDC Global Flood Survey

Ice Jam In Alaska! Over the past week flood events were observed in the Bahamas, Colombia, Czech Republic, France, Norway, Sweden, and United States (Alaska, Hawaii, Middle Mississippi Valley, North Dakota, and Texas). This week we will take a closer look at flooding caused by ice jams. Flooding caused by ice jams is usually experienced …

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May
30
2013

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Pacific / Indian Oceans

Tropical cyclone 02E (Barbara) is moving over the Isthmus of Tehuantepec…located approximately 40 miles northwest of Coatzacoalcos, Mexico (Sustained winds of 30 mph, with gusts to near 40 mph) Tropical cyclone Barbara strengthened briefly into a hurricane, as it approached the southern Mexican coast, and fell back to a tropical storm shortly after moving inland …

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May
29
2013

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Pacific / Indian Oceans

Tropical cyclone 02E (Barbara) is approaching the Gulf of Tehuantepec coast of Mexico…located approximately 55 miles southeast of Salina Cruz, Mexico (Sustained winds of 55 knots, with gusts to near 65 knots) The second tropical cyclone of the 2013 hurricane season has developed in the eastern Pacific. Tropical storm Barbara is located near the Mexican …

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May
28
2013

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Pacific / Indian Oceans

There are no active tropical cyclones in the Pacific or Indian Oceans…or adjacent seas Checking the Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC), and the National Hurricane Center (NHC), neither of these agencies are carrying active tropical cyclones for their areas of responsibility.  The picture above however, shows that the NHC is investigating two areas of disturbed …

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