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What Goes Into Hurricane Forecasting? Satellites, Supercomputers And More

10 September 2017

Hurricanes Jose and Katia are both getting stronger.

That means we should keep up to date with the hurricane, using reliable sources such as the National Weather Service or the Weather Channel, she said.

The top of the cake resembles a weather map such as this. Irma is currently pounding Turks in Caicos with some of the strongest winds that any of the islands have seen yet

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But whereas they are important methods of hurricane forecasting, it is the old-fashioned weather balloon-a stalwart of the meteorological world since the 1930s-that can provide some of the most detailed, reliable data on the interlocking puzzle of large-scale weather patterns that ultimately determine where storms like Irma go.

"High pressure from the north coupled with Irma's expanding wind field will result in increasing winds Sunday with the highest winds expected during Monday". Irma is in the southern Bahamas, and now a category 4 hurricane with winds of 150 miles per hour and moving west northwest at 16 miles per hour. To get those updates, text WEATHER to 38470 and the National Weather Service will take it from there.

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"It will rise through the atmosphere up to about 120,000 feet over the next hour or so and it's going to transmit data back to us through it's radio, the box we tied on to the balloon". Category 3 hurricane strength. Better forecast models significantly help the meteorologists at the National Hurricane Center forecast Irma. Extra releases are also sometimes used on a regional scale, when forecasters expect an outbreak of severe weather and tornadoes, for example.

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What Goes Into Hurricane Forecasting? Satellites, Supercomputers And More