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What is a Hurricane?

A hurricane (or typhoon, or severe tropical cyclone), the strongest storm on Earth, is a cyclonic (rotary) storm that derives its energy from cloud formation and rainfall, unlike frontal cyclones that derive their power from a temperature gradient. Full Article

Tropical Cyclone Formation

Tropical Cyclone Genesis is the technical term for the process of storm formation that leads ultimately to what are called hurricanes, typhoons, or tropical cyclones in various parts of the world.

This occurs when, in the Northern Hemisphere, the Intertropical Convergence Zone, or ITCZ, shifts northward out of the doldrums and atmospheric conditions become favorable for tropical cyclone formation after about the middle of May. Full Article

NHC Forecast Track (Tropical Storm VICENTE)
Tropical Storm VICENTE Forecast Track (National Hurricane Center)
Tropical Storm VICENTE Storm-Centered Infrared
Tropical Storm VICENTE Storm-Centered Visible

Summary for Tropical Storm Vicente (EP3/EP232018)

...TINY VICENTE MOVING WEST-SOUTHWESTWARD WELL OFFSHORE THE COAST OF SOUTHERN MEXICO... As of 4:00 AM CDT Sun Oct 21 the center of Vicente was located near 14.5, -96.0 with movement WSW at 9 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1002 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 50 mph.

Tropical Storm Vicente Public Advisory Number 8

...TINY VICENTE MOVING WEST-SOUTHWESTWARD WELL OFFSHORE THE COAST OF SOUTHERN MEXICO...
Location: 14.5°N 96.0°W
Max sustained: 50 mph
Moving: WSW at 9 mph
Min pressure: 1002 mb

Issued at 400 AM CDT Sun Oct 21 2018

Tropical Storm Vicente Forecast Advisory Number 8

Issued at 0900 UTC SUN OCT 21 2018

Tropical Storm Vicente Forecast Discussion Number 8

Issued at 400 AM CDT Sun Oct 21 2018

Tropical Storm Vicente Wind Speed Probabilities Number 8

Issued at 0900 UTC SUN OCT 21 2018

Tropical Storm Vicente Graphics

Tropical Storm Vicente 5-Day Uncertainty Track Image
5-Day Uncertainty Track last updated Sun, 21 Oct 2018 08:59:15 GMT

Tropical Storm Vicente 34-Knot Wind Speed Probabilities
Wind Speed Probabilities last updated Sun, 21 Oct 2018 09:21:54 GMT

Tropical Storm Vicente 5-Day Track, Uncertainty Cone, Warnings (.shp)

GIS Data last updated Sun, 21 Oct 2018 08:59:39 GMT

Tropical Storm Vicente Best Track Information (.shp)

GIS Data last updated Sun, 21 Oct 2018 08:59:39 GMT

Tropical Storm Vicente Best Track Information (.kmz)

GIS Data last updated Sun, 21 Oct 2018 08:59:39 GMT

Tropical Storm Vicente Forecast Information (.shp)

GIS Data last updated Sun, 21 Oct 2018 08:59:39 GMT

Tropical Storm Vicente Information by ATCF XML Prototype

Issued at Sun, 21 Oct 2018 08:44:36 GMT. This is only a prototype and the file format may change without notice.
SpaghettiTropical Storm VICENTE Spaghetti Models (UWM)

Satellite Imagery

Satellite Animations

NHC Forecast Track (Tropical Storm WILLA)
Tropical Storm WILLA Forecast Track (National Hurricane Center)
Tropical Storm WILLA Storm-Centered Infrared
Tropical Storm WILLA Storm-Centered Visible

Summary for Hurricane Willa (EP4/EP242018)

...WILLA RAPIDLY INTENSIFIES INTO A HURRICANE SOUTHWEST OF MEXICO... ...EXPECTED TO BECOME A MAJOR HURRICANE BY MONDAY MORNING... As of 3:00 AM MDT Sun Oct 21 the center of Willa was located near 16.2, -106.5 with movement NW at 7 mph. The minimum central pressure was 984 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 85 mph.

Hurricane Willa Public Advisory Number 5

...WILLA RAPIDLY INTENSIFIES INTO A HURRICANE SOUTHWEST OF MEXICO... ...EXPECTED TO BECOME A MAJOR HURRICANE BY MONDAY MORNING...
Location: 16.2°N 106.5°W
Max sustained: 85 mph
Moving: NW at 7 mph
Min pressure: 984 mb

Issued at 300 AM MDT Sun Oct 21 2018

Hurricane Willa Forecast Advisory Number 5

Issued at 0900 UTC SUN OCT 21 2018

Hurricane Willa Forecast Discussion Number 5

Issued at 300 AM MDT Sun Oct 21 2018

Hurricane Willa Wind Speed Probabilities Number 5

Issued at 0900 UTC SUN OCT 21 2018

Hurricane Willa Graphics

Hurricane Willa 5-Day Uncertainty Track Image
5-Day Uncertainty Track last updated Sun, 21 Oct 2018 08:59:32 GMT

Hurricane Willa 34-Knot Wind Speed Probabilities
Wind Speed Probabilities last updated Sun, 21 Oct 2018 09:28:04 GMT

Hurricane Willa 5-Day Track, Uncertainty Cone, Warnings (.shp)

GIS Data last updated Sun, 21 Oct 2018 08:59:44 GMT

Hurricane Willa Best Track Information (.shp)

GIS Data last updated Sun, 21 Oct 2018 09:00:03 GMT

Hurricane Willa Best Track Information (.kmz)

GIS Data last updated Sun, 21 Oct 2018 09:00:04 GMT

Hurricane Willa Forecast Information (.shp)

GIS Data last updated Sun, 21 Oct 2018 09:00:03 GMT

Hurricane Willa Information by ATCF XML Prototype

Issued at Sun, 21 Oct 2018 08:40:34 GMT. This is only a prototype and the file format may change without notice.
SpaghettiTropical Storm WILLA Spaghetti Models (UWM)

Satellite Imagery

Satellite Animations

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