Weather watchers excited by new development.

Weather watchers excited by new development.

All three systems are more or less along the same longitude around 40 degrees west of Greenwich. From north to south then; Extratropical Storm ODETTE is still loafing about aimlessly, centred 550 miles south-east of Newfoundland. This will shortly begin moving slowly...
Let’s hear it for upper level wind shear.

Let’s hear it for upper level wind shear.

From west to east; PETER has weakened to a tropical depression after a prolonged encounter with upper level wind shear. Currently 220 miles north of Puerto Rico with wind speeds down to just 30 knots, just little more than a stiff breeze. PETER is moving at walking...
Troublesome trio on screen.

Troublesome trio on screen.

From west to east: There are three storms on our screen this morning. The arrival of ROSE takes the annual account to 17 named storms, 6 hurricanes and 3 major hurricanes. Being only mid-September and with still some considerable period of the season ahead, it does...
Long term watch on storm PETER for Bermuda.

Long term watch on storm PETER for Bermuda.

From west to east; The disturbance which has been making its way across the Atlantic with a long term threat of development has formed tropical storm PETER. Currently centred 500 miles east of the north-eastern Caribbean and headed west-nor’west at 15 knots, PETER is...