Pacific Disaster Center Fostering Disaster Resilient Communities  

Providing Weather and Hazard Related News

Weather Wall

Monthly Archive: August 2014

Aug
29
2014

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Pacific / Indian Oceans

Post-tropical cyclone 13E (Marie) is dissipating in the northeastern Pacific…located approximately 985 miles west-southwest of San Diego, California – Final Advisory Post-tropical cyclone 13E (Marie)  continues to weaken, and has been downgraded to a remnant low pressure system Wind speeds at the time of advisory #30 were 40 mph sustained…with higher gusts.  According to the …

Continue reading »

Aug
29
2014

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Atlantic Ocean / Caribbean Sea / Gulf of Mexico

Post-tropical cyclone 04L (Cristobal) remains active in the northern Atlantic Ocean…located approximately 300 miles east-southeast of Cape Race, Newfoundland – Final Advisory Post-tropical cyclone (Cristobal) is now a powerful storm in the northern Atlantic Ocean Here’s a NASA satellite image of Cristobal racing across the northern Atlantic Ocean. Now retired Cristobal’s maximum sustained winds were …

Continue reading »

Aug
28
2014

Hazard Highlights

082814

Marie and Cristobal Kicking Up Surf along U.S. Coasts High Surf and Strong Currents Expected through Friday The National Weather Service is still advising those along the California (U.S.) coast of high surf and dangerous rip currents as Tropical Storm Marie continues its northwesterly track through the Eastern Pacific. As of the latest advisory (Thursday …

Continue reading »

Aug
28
2014

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Pacific / Indian Oceans

Tropical Cyclone 13E (Marie) remains active in the northeastern Pacific…located approximately 865 miles west of Punta Eugenia, Mexico – Tropical Storm Tropical Cyclone 13E (Marie)  continues to weaken, and has been downgraded to a tropical storm Wind speeds at the time of advisory #27 were 45 mph sustained…with higher gusts. The NHC forecast suggests that …

Continue reading »

Aug
28
2014

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Atlantic Ocean / Caribbean Sea / Gulf of Mexico

Tropical Cyclone 04L (Cristobal) remains active in the Atlantic Ocean…located approximately 545 miles south-southwest of Halifax, Nova Scotia – Category 1 Hurricane Hurricane 04L (Cristobal) continues to gradually strengthen, passing well offshore of the east coast of the United States…heading towards Iceland Hurricane Cristobal’s maximum sustained winds were near 75 mph…which are expected to reach …

Continue reading »

Older posts «