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Hurricane Chris

Hurricane Chris

Published on September 2, 2018 11:27 AM | Comments

Hurricane Chris was a storm off the eastern US seaboard. It didn't affect land and we didn't do much reporting on it - as long time readers know, this blog focusses on the impact of tropical weather on the Caribbean region.

Hurricane Chris

Published on July 11, 2018 4:27 PM | Comments

The center of Hurricane Chris is located about 380 nm ENE of Cape Hatteras in North Carolina - so just expect some "disorganized showers" over The Bahamas.

Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 200 PM EDT Wed Jul 11 2018

For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Hurricane Chris, located more than 400 miles east-northeast of the North Carolina Outer Banks.

1. The remnants of Beryl continue to produce a broad area of disorganized showers and thunderstorms over much of the Bahamas and extending northeastward over the western Atlantic for a few hundred miles. Little or no development is expected today, but conditions could become a little more favorable later in the week and over the weekend while the disturbance moves slowly northward and northeastward over the western Atlantic. Additional information on this disturbance can be found in High Seas Forecasts issued by the National Weather Service.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...20 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...medium...50 percent.