Author: Brandon

Tropical Storm Cindy forms in Gulf of Mexico

Visible Satellite View Experimental Arrival Time of Tropical-Storm-Force Winds Surface Wind Field U.S. Rainfall QPF (from WPC) NHC has upgraded Potential Tropical Cyclone Three to Tropical Storm Cindy, the third named storm of the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season. Satellite imagery, aircraft data, and surface observations indicate that system has acquired a well-defined center, located about 265 miles (430 km) south of Morgan City, Louisiana. A Tropical Storm Warning continues along the coast from High Island, Texas, to the Mouth of the Pearl River, Louisiana. A Tropical Storm Watch continues from west of High Island to San Luis Pass. Interests...

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10am Tropical Update (6.20.17)

Potential Tropical Cyclone Three Advisory Number 4 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL032017 1000 AM CDT Tue Jun 20 2017   At 1000 AM CDT (1500 UTC), the disturbance was centered near latitude 25.9 North, longitude 90.5 West. The system is moving toward the northwest near 10 mph (17 km/h) and this motion is expected to continue through Wednesday night. A turn toward the north-northwest is forecast early Thursday. On the forecast track, the disturbance is expected to be near the southwest Louisiana coast late Wednesday or Wednesday night, and move inland over western Louisiana and eastern Texas...

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10pm Tropical Update (6-19-17)

Tropical Weather Update, Monday, June 19th 2017 at 1000 PM CDT (0300 UTC), the disturbance was centered near latitude 24.4 North, longitude 89.5 West. The system is moving toward the north-northwest near 8 mph (13 km/h). A turn toward the northwest should occur by Tuesday morning, and that motion is expected to continue into Wednesday. On the forecast track, the disturbance is expected to be near the Louisiana coast on Wednesday. Maximum sustained winds are near 40 mph (65 km/h) with higher gusts. Some slight strengthening is possible before the system reaches the coast. Upper-level winds are expected to be marginally conducive for some additional development of this system during the next day or two, and a tropical or subtropical cyclone is likely to form during that time. * Formation chance through 48 hours…high…80 percent * Formation chance through 5 days…high…80 percent Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 205 miles (335 km) to the north and east of the center. The estimated minimum central pressure is 1000 mb (29.53 inches). …DISTURBANCE MOVING SLOWLY NORTH-NORTHWESTWARD OVER THE CENTRAL GULF OF MEXICO…   SUMMARY OF 1000 PM CDT…0300 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————– LOCATION…24.4N 89.5W ABOUT 325 MI…525 KM S OF THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER ABOUT 380 MI…610 KM SSE OF MORGAN CITY LOUISIANA MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…40 MPH…65 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT…NNW OR 330 DEGREES AT 8 MPH…13 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…1000 MB…29.53...

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Potential Tropical Cyclone Three Forming in Gulf of Mexico

Potential Tropical Cyclone Three Potential Tropical Cyclone Three Flash Flood Watch Flash Flood Watch Issued Tropical Alerts Tropical Advisory as of 5pm Monday 6.19.17 Rainfall Forecast Rainfall Forecast in NW Florida At 400 PM CDT (2100 UTC), the disturbance was centered near latitude 24.7 North, longitude 88.7 West. The system is moving toward the north near 9 mph (15 km/h). A turn toward the north-northwest is expected tonight, followed by a slower motion toward the northwest on Tuesday and Tuesday night. On the forecast track, the disturbance will move toward the Louisiana coast on Tuesday and Wednesday. Maximum sustained...

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GCSC President’s and Dean’s Honor Lists – Spring 2017

GCSC President’s and Dean’s Honor Lists announced for Spring 2017 semester Panama City, FL – Gulf Coast State College President, Dr. John Holdnak, has announced the students named to the President’s and Dean’s Honor Lists for the Spring 2017 semester. The President’s Honor List includes all full-time students (enrolled for 12 or more college credit hours) who earned a grade point average of 3.90 to 4.00. The Dean’s List is awarded to students enrolled in 12 or more college credit hours who earned a grade point average of 3.70 to 3.89. Students named to the President’s Honor List are:...

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