Strong Tropical Wave East of Windwards Islands

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Strong Tropical Wave East of Windwards Islands

#1 Postby Gustywind » Sun Sep 10, 2017 7:40 pm

Looks like a strong twave is churning near the Windwards / Leewards Islands. Yellow alert have been activated for Guadeloupe Martinica and even the Northern Leewards. Strong showers and tsortms are expected to a spread all those islands, so we should monitor it in case of as this season is so unpredictable and exceptionnal in terms of surprises, we MUST keep an close eye on that. I will keep your informed if anything happens. Hope nothing bad happens with this feature :roll:

AXNT20 KNHC 102353

Tropical Weather Discussion
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
753 PM EDT Sun Sep 10 2017

A tropical wave is in the central Atlc with axis within 300 nm E
of the Lesser Antilles. The wave axis extends from 18N56W to
07N55W and has been moving W at 15 kt within the last 24 hours.
The wave is in a region of low vertical wind shear, is in a very
moist environment that along with upper level diffluence
scattered moderate convection and tstms from 10N to 16N between
50W and 58W.

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