Hurricane Joaquin

As of early Thursday Hurricane Joaquin was a category 3 hurricane with wind speeds of 125mph.

10.1.15 J loop

Tracking Joaquin

According to NOAA’s NHC, Joaquin is expected to intensify to a category 4 storm in the near future. Note that much of the Bahama Islands are under Hurricane Warnings!

10.1.15 J track


The full forecast from NOAA’s NHC, suggests a close call with the East Coast through early next week.



10.1.15 track

Model Uncertainty

Take a look at all the different model solutions through next week. Interestingly, some hook Joaquin into the Mid-Atlantic Region, while others take it out to sea.

10.1.15 models


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