tropics

Occasional Thunderstorm Around Here

Oppressive humidity remains the name of the game around here.  A stationary front situated to our north does not have the energy necessary to drive a wedge of lower humidity into the region. …

Barry Strolling Through The Northern Gulf

The coverage to afternoon and early nighttime thunderstorms will gradually increase Friday due to high humidity in place, and a stationary front to our north.   The prospects of isolated severe weather is not…

Keep the 'Brella Handy Through Sunday

Looking at a good chance for scattered showers and thunderstorms again this afternoon through the weekend as saturated tropical air pumps in. This moisture, of course, is being funneled in by what is…

The Birth of Barry

The broad area of low pressure that has helped ignite a few heavy thunderstorms across the region, even isolated severe weather, is now shifting into the Gulf of Mexico.   This area of low…

Hit/Miss PM T-Storms

Widely separated thunderstorms will continue with the max heating of the day this week.   That means afternoon and evening thunderstorms will be on the prowl; there will even be patches of early morning…

Rain & Thunderstorms Return

The ridge that has kept us dry over the last few days is finally breaking down and allowing ample moisture to begin filtering back into the southeast. The real blast of moisture will come…

Michael Moving South Of Columbus

Hurricane Michael made it onshore in the panhandle of Florida shortly before 2pm as a category 4 storm, packing sustained winds of 155 mph! The storm is now located in Georgia, and increasing its forward speed, allowing the heaviest…

Hurricane Michael Arriving Later Wednesday

Hurricane Michael made it to Category 3 status earlier Tuesday, making it a major hurricane with sustained winds over 110 mph. The forecast path of the storm continues to lie in the panhandle of Florida Wednesday afternoon before making…