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Category 2 Hurricane Fabian headed west and Tropical Storm Grace forecast tonight in Gulf of Mexico
National Hurricane Center, Miami, Fl ^ | August 30, 2003 | National Hurricane Center

Posted on 08/30/2003 8:29:03 AM PDT by varina davis

HURRICANE FABIAN DISCUSSION NUMBER 12 NWS TPC/NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL 11 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2003

SATELLITE IMAGES INDICATE THAT THE CLOUD PATTERN OF FABIAN CONTINUES TO BECOME BETTER ORGANIZED. THERE ARE GOOD CENTRAL AND BANDING FEATURES...THE OUTFLOW REMAINS WELL ESTABLISHED AND MORE SIGNIFICANTLY...AN EYE FEATURE IS BECOMING APPARENT ON VISIBLE SATELLITE IMAGES. INITIAL INTENSITY HAS BEEN INCREASED TO 85 KNOTS BASED ON DVORAK T-NUMBERS OF 5.0 AND 4.5 FROM TAFB...SAB AND KGWC...RESPECTIVELY. THIS MAKES FABIAN A CATEGORY TWO HURRICANE ON THE SAFFIR/SIMPSON HURRICANE SCALE. FABIAN IS MOVING OVER WARM WATER AND INTO LOW SHEAR. THEREFORE... ADDITIONAL STRENGTHENING IS INDICATED IN THE OFFICIAL INTENSITY FORECAST. THIS IS CONSISTENT WITH THE LATEST RUNS OF SHIPS AND GFDL MODELS.

THERE HAS NOT BEEN A SIGNIFICANT CHANGE IN THE STEERING PATTERN. A STRONG SUBTROPICAL RIDGE IS FORECAST TO BE ANCHORED FROM THE EAST COAST OF THE UNITED STATES EASTWARD ACROSS THE ATLANTIC.

THIS PATTERN WOULD KEEP FABIAN ON A GENERAL WEST-NORTHWEST TO EVEN WESTWARD TRACK DURING THE NEXT 3 DAYS. THEREAFTER...THE RIDGE IS FORECAST TO MOVE EAST AS A TROUGH DEVELOPS OVER THE EASTERN U.S.

THIS PATTERN WOULD FORCE FABIAN TO TURN MORE TO THE NORTHWEST. THIS IS CONSISTENT WITH MOST OF THE TRACK GUIDANCE...PRIMARILY THE GLOBAL MODELS AND THE GFDL. IN THE SHORT RANGE...THE GFS MOVES FABIAN ON A STRAIGHT WESTWARD TRACK OR EVEN SOUTH OF DUE WEST. THIS IS NOT LIKELY TO HAPPEN AND IS PROBABLY BECAUSE THE GFS TREATS FABIAN AS A SHALLOW SYSTEM STEERED BY THE LOW LEVEL FLOW. HOWEVER...THE GFS IS AN EXCELLENT MODEL AND ATTENTION MUST BE PAID TO THE NEXT RUN.

FORECASTER AVILA

FORECAST POSITIONS AND MAX WINDS

INITIAL 30/1500Z 17.2N 48.6W 85 KT 12HR VT 31/0000Z 17.5N 50.5W 90 KT 24HR VT 31/1200Z 18.5N 53.0W 95 KT 36HR VT 01/0000Z 19.0N 55.5W 100 KT 48HR VT 01/1200Z 19.5N 57.5W 100 KT 72HR VT 02/1200Z 20.5N 61.5W 100 KT 96HR VT 03/1200Z 22.0N 64.0W 100 KT 120HR VT 04/1200Z 25.0N 67.5W 100 KT


TOPICS: Breaking News; News/Current Events; US: Alabama; US: Florida; US: Louisiana; US: Mississippi; US: Texas
KEYWORDS: fabian; grace; hurricane; hurricanefabian; tsgrace
Looks like Florida will be sandwiched between two tropical systems in the coming week.
1 posted on 08/30/2003 8:29:04 AM PDT by varina davis
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To: varina davis
Here's the latest on the predicted Tropical Storm Grace in the GOM:

TROPICAL DEPRESSION ELEVEN DISCUSSION NUMBER 1 NWS TPC/NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL 11 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2003

SATELLITE IMAGES AND SURFACE REPORTS INDICATE THAT THE AREA OF DISTURBED WEATHER IN THE GULF OF MEXICO HAS DEVELOPED A LOW-LEVEL CIRCULATION AND IS NOW A TROPICAL DEPRESSION. AN UPPER LOW OVER THE NORTHWESTERN GULF OF MEXICO IS CURRENTLY INTERACTING WITH THE DEPRESSION PRODUCING SOME SHEAR. THE CLOUD PATTERN HAS THE APPEARANCE OF A HYBRID SYSTEM WITH MOST OF THE WEATHER TO THE NORTH AND EAST OF THE CENTER. HOWEVER...THE UPPER LOW IS FORECAST TO WEAKEN OR DRIFT SOUTHWARD RESULTING IN LIGHTER SHEAR. THE DEPRESSION IS FORECAST TO BECOME A TROPICAL STORM BEFORE LANDFALL.

THE INITIAL MOTION IS UNCERTAIN BUT THE BEST ESTIMATE IS 310 DEGREES OR NORTHWEST AT 10 KNOTS. THIS GENERAL MOTION IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE UNTIL LANDFALL ON THE TEXAS COAST WITHIN THE WARNING AREA WITHIN 24 HOURS IN AGREEMENT WITH THE AVAILABLE GUIDANCE.

FORECASTER AVILA

2 posted on 08/30/2003 8:35:10 AM PDT by varina davis
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To: varina davis
I'm on the gulf coast in Mobile. Please ping me to the hurricane articles as they're updated, thanks.
3 posted on 08/30/2003 8:38:00 AM PDT by blam
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To: varina davis
Fabian looks like it's heading for the Atlantic coastline, from Florida on north. There will be several days before it threatens land and we'll have a better idea of strike probability by next Thursday or so.

TD 11, soon to be TS Grace has formed quickly and will come ashore somewhere between Corpus Christi and Morgan City, LA. Fortunately, it is unlikely to develop hurricane status before then.

4 posted on 08/30/2003 8:40:04 AM PDT by Dog Gone
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To: blam


5 posted on 08/30/2003 8:44:10 AM PDT by deport
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To: Dog Gone
That's about right Dog Gone, though an Upper Level Low in the GOM may be providing some good outflow for the GOM system -- which could make it more threatening. Too soon to say and even NHC is uncertain of path at this point.
6 posted on 08/30/2003 8:46:50 AM PDT by varina davis
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To: varina davis
http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/index.shtml
or http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/refresh/graphics_astorm10+shtml/301503.shtml?

are links you need. I can't open your link, http://www.NHC.gov
-bw
7 posted on 08/30/2003 8:57:13 AM PDT by bwteim (bwteim = Begin With The End In Mind)
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To: bwteim
Thanks bwteim -- I realized that after I posted.
8 posted on 08/30/2003 9:00:28 AM PDT by varina davis
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To: bwteim

9 posted on 08/30/2003 9:27:37 AM PDT by SC Swamp Fox (Aim small, miss small.)
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To: Dog Gone
They have been so conservative (far off their estimates) on the strenght of Fabian I am wondering if TD-11 will reach cat-1 status?
10 posted on 08/30/2003 9:37:20 AM PDT by BushCountry (To the last, I will grapple with Democrats. For hate's sake, I spit my last breath at Liberals.)
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To: Dog Gone
Hurricane season reaches its average peak this week.

Surf's up!

11 posted on 08/30/2003 9:42:07 AM PDT by NautiNurse
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To: SC Swamp Fox
Thanks for the pic.
12 posted on 08/30/2003 9:48:27 AM PDT by bwteim (bwteim = Begin With The End In Mind)
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To: All
Here is a good website for information:

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/tc_pages/tc_home.html

13 posted on 08/30/2003 9:59:55 AM PDT by varina davis
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To: BushCountry
They have been so conservative (far off their estimates) on the strenght of Fabian I am wondering if TD-11 will reach cat-1 status?

The NHC intensity forecasts for Fabian haven't been particularly inaccurate.

14 posted on 08/30/2003 10:23:55 AM PDT by John H K
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To: BushCountry
It's possible, I suppose. Right now the highest probability of landfall is between Port Arthur and Lake Charles, but I don't have very high confidence in the prediction.

It developed without warning overnight, and they haven't had much chance to study it.

The two high pressure systems over the US should sling the storm north pretty rapidly, though.

15 posted on 08/30/2003 10:28:34 AM PDT by Dog Gone
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To: Dog Gone
It 'feels' pre-hurricane like here, with overcast skies, rain showers and ocassionaly some gusty winds.
16 posted on 08/30/2003 11:08:01 AM PDT by blam
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To: varina davis
10L.FABIAN, TRACK_VIS,  30 AUG 2003 1715Z
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11L.NONAME, TRACK_VIS,  30 AUG 2003 1732Z
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Hawaiin Islands under hurricane watch too.
10E.JIMENA, TRACK_VIS,  30 AUG 2003 1745Z
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17 posted on 08/30/2003 11:10:26 AM PDT by Rain-maker
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To: John H K
The NHC intensity forecasts for Fabian haven't been particularly inaccurate.

Only 30 or 40 mph off. Yesterday morning they predicted a 60 mph storm for the next three or four days.

18 posted on 08/30/2003 11:10:44 AM PDT by BushCountry (To the last, I will grapple with Democrats. For hate's sake, I spit my last breath at Liberals.)
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To: blam
In the Houston area, tropical clouds are already spinning across from the east, a sure sign of a tropical storm of some sort.
19 posted on 08/30/2003 11:12:39 AM PDT by Dog Gone
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To: Rain-maker
UPDATE:

BULLETIN TROPICAL STORM GRACE TROPICAL CYCLONE UPDATE NWS TPC/NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL 215 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2003

...TROPICAL DEPRESSION ELEVEN STRENGTHENS INTO TROPICAL STORM GRACE OVER THE WESTERN GULF OF MEXICO...

AN AIR FORCE RERSERVE RECONNAISSANCE AIRCRAFT RECENTLY MEASURED FLIGHT-LEVEL WINDS OF 43 KNOTS. BASED ON THIS INFORMATION...ALONG WITH WIND REPORTS FROM A SHIP AND OFFSHORE OIL RIG...THE DEPRESSION IS BEING UPGRADED TO TROPICAL STORM GRACE AS OF 1 PM CDT...1800Z.

FORECASTER STEWART

20 posted on 08/30/2003 11:50:11 AM PDT by varina davis
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To: NautiNurse
Hurricane season reaches its average peak this week.

A hurricane is the "storm of peace."

21 posted on 08/30/2003 12:05:02 PM PDT by Moonman62
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To: varina davis; All
Some sources for WX info:

-http://www.nws.noaa.gov/--

-http://www.weather.com/--

-http://weather.iwon.com/index_static.html--

-http://www.crh.noaa.gov/radar/latest/DS.p19r0/si.kdtx.shtml--

-http://weather.unisys.com/index.html--

-http://www.wxmesg.com/--

-http://hurricane.terrapin.com/--

-Hurricane City--

22 posted on 08/30/2003 12:08:04 PM PDT by backhoe
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To: SC Swamp Fox
awesome picture!!!
23 posted on 08/30/2003 1:00:55 PM PDT by Jackie222
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To: blam
Same here on the MS coast, south out in the gulf the sky is black and hope it continues westward. Lets hope.
24 posted on 08/30/2003 1:06:57 PM PDT by gulfcoast6 (Tis a good day to be alive, do something positive today)
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To: humblegunner
Ummmmm....PING.
25 posted on 08/30/2003 1:09:58 PM PDT by Allegra
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To: varina davis
The Houston skies are overcast with those big puffy Gulf clouds off to the southeast. The cloud motion appears to be somewhat circular. Not a drop of rain has fallen on the west side of the city yet, nor has it gotten particularly dark.
26 posted on 08/30/2003 1:12:48 PM PDT by Allegra
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To: Allegra
The track of TS Grace is still pretty indefinite, but maybe the NHC will have a better handle on it by the 5 p.m. update. Stay safe.
27 posted on 08/30/2003 1:14:42 PM PDT by varina davis
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To: varina davis

28 posted on 08/30/2003 1:22:23 PM PDT by Rome2000 (Vote McNader and Bustamonte wins)
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To: blam
Grace is officially a TS...and


Statement as of 5:00 PM AST on August 30, 2003

...Fabian becomes the first major hurricane of the season...

 
high resolution visible satellite images indicate that at 5 PM
AST...2100z...the eye of Hurricane Fabian was located near latitude
17.4 north...longitude 49.8 west or about 775 miles...1250 km...
east of the Lesser Antilles.

 
Fabian is moving toward the west near 14 mph...22 km/hr. A general
west to northwest track is expected during the next 24 hours.

 
Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 115 mph...185
km/hr...with higher gusts.  This makes Fabian a dangerous category
three hurricane on the Saffir/Simpson hurricane scale. Some
additional strengthening is possible during the next 24 hours.

 

Hurricane force winds extend outward up to 25 miles...35 km...
from the center...and tropical storm force winds extend outward up
to 115 miles...185 km.

 
Estimated minimum central pressure is 960 mb...28.35 inches.

 
Repeating the 5 PM AST position...17.4 N... 49.8 W.  Movement
toward...west near 14 mph.  Maximum sustained winds...115 mph. 
Minimum central pressure... 960 mb.

 
The next advisory will be issued by the National Hurricane Center at
11 PM AST.

29 posted on 08/30/2003 1:39:54 PM PDT by NautiNurse
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To: Dog Gone
Tropical Storm Grace Advisory Number 2

Statement as of 4:00 PM CDT on August 30, 2003

...Tropical Storm Grace forms in the western Gulf of Mexico...

 
a Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for the Texas coast from High
Island to Corpus Christi.

 
A Tropical Storm Warning means that tropical storm conditions are
expected within the warning area within the next 24 hours.

 
At 4 PM CDT...2100z...the center of Tropical Storm Grace was 
located near latitude 25.6 north...longitude  93.7 west or about 
280 miles...east-southeast of Corpus Christi Texas.

 
Grace is moving toward the west-northwest near 10 mph...and this
general motion is expected to continue for the next 24 hours. On
this track...the center of Grace is expected make landfall along
the Texas coast in the warning area within the next 24 to 30 hours.

 
Maximum sustained winds are near  40 mph...with higher gusts.  
Some strengthening is forecast during the next 24 hours. An Air
Force reserve reconnaissance aircraft is currently investigating
the tropical storm and will provide more information on the
strength of this tropical cyclone.

 
Tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 105 miles
...Mainly northeast through southeast of the center.

 
The estimated minimum central pressure is 1007 mb...29.74 inches.

 
Rainfall accumulations of 6 to 8 inches...with isolated higher
amounts...can be expected near and to the east of the path of the
depression. Rainbands are already spreading over the Upper Texas and
southwest Louisiana coasts.

Coastal storm surge flooding of 2-4 feet above normal tide 
levels...along with large and dangerous battering waves...can be 
expected near and to the right of where the center of Grace makes
landfall.

 
Repeating the 4 PM CDT position...25.6 N... 93.7 W.  Movement
toward...west-northwest near 10 mph.  Maximum sustained
winds... 40 mph.  Minimum central pressure...1007 mb.

 
For storm information specific to your area...please monitor
products issued by your local weather office.

 
An intermediate advisory will be issued by the National
Hurricane Center at 7 PM CDT followed by the next
complete advisory at 10 PM CDT.

 
Forecaster Stewart

30 posted on 08/30/2003 1:43:52 PM PDT by NautiNurse
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To: NautiNurse; Dog Gone
Thanks for the update.

Looks like we're in Grace's path as of now....

31 posted on 08/30/2003 1:49:32 PM PDT by Allegra
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To: Allegra
Oh great. We were leaving on a trip up the NE coast to celebrate our anniversary on 11th September. Now this?
Let us hope it drifts off and out to sea.
32 posted on 08/30/2003 1:54:22 PM PDT by oldironsides
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To: Allegra
Not much prep time for Grace. Looks like landfall around dawn tomorrow.
33 posted on 08/30/2003 1:59:32 PM PDT by NautiNurse
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To: blam
same here blam... joints have been achy a day or so now.
34 posted on 08/30/2003 2:11:04 PM PDT by sweet_diane (Philippians 4:12-13)
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To: NautiNurse
Looks like Grace will be a cat-1 like I said. They are low-balling the strength. It doesn't take long for a cat-1 to form in the warm gulf.
35 posted on 08/30/2003 2:47:06 PM PDT by BushCountry (To the last, I will grapple with Democrats. For hate's sake, I spit my last breath at Liberals.)
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To: BushCountry
If I lived on your side of the Gulf, I would be much more worried about the rain than the wind. Grace is ragged from a wind perspective, but elongated and huge for the rain potential.
36 posted on 08/30/2003 3:04:43 PM PDT by NautiNurse
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To: Allegra; Dog Gone

37 posted on 08/30/2003 3:12:05 PM PDT by NautiNurse
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To: NautiNurse
I was out running errands with DH and the kids today and looking at the sky I said, "Those look like hurricane clouds." I was just stunned to find out about the Tropical Storm when we got home. I don't remember hearing anything about this when I watched the local weather yesterday morning. It's amazing how fast these things develop.


I hope this isn't going to be a repeat of TS Allison.
38 posted on 08/30/2003 3:24:13 PM PDT by Aggie Mama
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To: sweet_diane
"... joints have been achy a day or so now."

Just a day or so...?

39 posted on 08/30/2003 3:52:32 PM PDT by blam
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To: varina davis
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX 740 PM CDT SAT AUG 30 2003

...TROPICAL STORM GRACE MOVING WEST-NORTHWEST...

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM CORPUS CHRISTI TO PORT O'CONNOR...

...AREAS AFFECTED... THIS STATEMENT RECOMMENDS ACTIONS TO BE TAKEN BY RESIDENTS IN THE COUNTIES OF ARANSAS...CALHOUN...NUECES...REFUGIO AND SAN PATRICIO.

...WATCHES/WARNINGS... A TROPICAL STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COAST FROM CORPUS CHRISTI TO PORT O'CONNOR. THE TROPICAL STORM WARNING EXTENDS NORTHWARD INTO THE UPPER TEXAS COAST TO HIGH ISLAND TEXAS. AN INLAND TROPICAL STORM WIND WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR SUNDAY FOR THE COUNTIES OF VICTORIA AND GOLIAD.

...STORM INFORMATION... AT 7 PM...THE POORLY DEFINED CENTER OF TROPICAL STORM GRACE WAS LOCATED NEAR LATITUDE 25.2 NORTH AND LONGITUDE 94.0 WEST OR ABOUT 280 MILES SOUTHEAST OF CORPUS CHRISTI. TROPICAL STORM GRACE WAS MOVING TOWARD THE WEST NORTHWEST NEAR 10 MPH. THE FORECAST TRACK OF GRACE IS TO MAINTAIN ITS NORTHWEST MOVEMENT...AND MAKE LANDFALL LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON NEAR PORT O'CONNOR.

MAXIMUM SUSTAIN WINDS ARE NEAR 40 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS MAINLY EAST OF THE CENTER OF TROPICAL STORM GRACE. SOME STRENGTHENING IS FORECAST TO OCCUR DURING THE NEXT 24 HOURS.

...PRECAUTIONARY ACTIONS... RESIDENTS IN THE WARNING AREA SHOULD REVIEW AND MAKE THEIR PREPARATION PLANS FOR THE THIS SYSTEM. SINCE GRACE IS FORECAST TO MAKE LANDFALL AS A TROPICAL STORM...NO EVACUATIONS HAVE BEEN ORDERED AT THIS TIME.

RESIDENTS NEED TO SECURE TRASH CANS...LAWN FURNITURE...AND OTHER LOOSE OR LIGHT WEIGHT OBJECTS THAT MAY BE BLOWN AROUND IN THE WIND. HIGH WINDS CAN TOPPLE TREES AND DOWN POWER LINES. RESIDENTS SHOULD PREPARE FOR POWER OUTAGES AND SHOULD HAVE FLASHLIGHTS...A BATTERY OPERATED RADIO AND EXTRA BATTERIES ON HAND FOR TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.

...STORM SURGE AND TIDE IMPACTS... A STORM SURGE OF 2 TO 4 FEET IS POSSIBLE MAINLY OVER CALHOUN COUNTY AS THE SYSTEM MAKES A PROJECTED LANDFALL NEAR PORT O'CONNOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON. A STORM SURGE OF 2 FEET WILL PRODUCE MINOR FLOODING ON THE BEACHES OF MATAGORDA ISLAND.

TIDE LEVELS ARE CURRENTLY SLIGHTLY ABOVE ONE HALF FOOT ABOVE NORMAL AT BOB HALL PIER...PORT O'CONNOR AND ROCKPORT. TIDE LEVELS NEAR PORT O'CONNOR MAY RISE 1 TO 2 FEET ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE AS GRACE MAKES LANDFALL SUNDAY AFTERNOON. HIGH TIDE AT PORT O'CONNOR ON SUNDAY WILL BE AT 726 AM AND LOW TIDE WILL BE AT 240 PM. AT PORT ARANSAS...HIGH TIDE ON SUNDAY WILL BE AT 756 PM.

BASED ON THE PROJECTED TRACK AND STRENGTH OF TROPICAL STORM GRACE...TIDE IMPACTS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BE SIGNIFICANT ESPECIALLY SOUTH OF PORT ARANSAS. NO FLOODING OF THE JFK CAUSEWAY IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

...WIND IMPACTS... NORTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 20 KNOTS WILL CONTINUE THIS EVENING OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS OF THE MIDDLE TEXAS COAST. THE WINDS OFFSHORE WILL INCREASE TO TROPICAL STORM FORCE TOWARD DAYBREAK SUNDAY MORNING AS GRACE APPROACHES. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS ARE EXPECTED OVER THE COASTAL COUNTIES OF CALHOUN AND ARANSAS DURING THE LATE MORNING HOURS ON SUNDAY. THE WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE THROUGHOUT THE DAY AS GRACE MAKES LANDFALL NEAR PORT O'CONNOR IN THE AFTERNOON.

...SEAS AND RIP CURRENTS... BASED ON THE FORECAST TRACK...AS THE SYSTEM MOVES CLOSER AND INCREASES TO TROPICAL STORM STRENGTH...SEAS WILL INCREASE TO 9 TO 12 FEET NORTH OF PORT ARANSAS AND 6 TO 9 FEET SOUTH OF PORT ARANSAS. THESE LARGE SEAS WILL LIKELY PRODUCE VERY ROUGH SURF AND DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ACROSS ALL OF THE SOUTH TEXAS BEACHES TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.

...TORNADO IMPACTS... ALTHOUGH THE POSSIBILITY OF ISOLATED TORNADOES WILL INCREASE LATE TONIGHT AND EARLY SUNDAY AS RAINBANDS APPROACH THE AREA...THE MAIN THREAT FOR ISOLATED TORNADOES WILL BE EAST AND NORTH OF PORT O'CONNOR.

...FLOOD IMPACTS... BASED ON THE EXPECTED TRACK OF THE SYSTEM...THE THREAT FOR LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE NORTH AND EAST OF PORT O'CONNOR. HOWEVER... RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE MAINLY OVER CALHOUN... ARANSAS...REFUGIO...GOLIAD AND VICTORIA COUNTIES THROUGH SUNDAY. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE TO THE SOUTH OF THE TRACK OF TROPICAL STORM GRACE.

...NEXT UPDATE... THE NEXT SCHEDULED STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED AROUND 11 PM CDT SATURDAY.

40 posted on 08/30/2003 6:02:36 PM PDT by Repub Bub
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To: blam
well, i didn't want to sound chronic..lol.
41 posted on 08/31/2003 4:02:44 PM PDT by sweet_diane (Philippians 4:12-13)
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To: sweet_diane
"well, i didn't want to sound chronic..lol."

Hee,hee.

42 posted on 08/31/2003 4:04:48 PM PDT by blam
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To: varina davis
Western Atlantic Visible Loop
43 posted on 09/05/2003 1:09:08 PM PDT by NotJustAnotherPrettyFace
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