October 21, 2014
Little change can be expected in the weather over the next several days.
Forecast Discussion: A weak cold front will cross the Gulf South Tuesday Night. This system has virtually no moisture in that would aid in the development of any showers or even a thick cloud deck for that matter.... more »
Plan for the storm - Once a storm has developed, there is far too little time to make adequate preparations to ensure the full safety of life and property.
Forecasting the storm - How hurricane forecasts are developed, and what information they contain.
Hurricane winds - High winds can create extreme destruction, are easier to forecast than storm surges, and serve as the marker for which hurricanes are rated.
Storm surge - The most life-threatening of tropical hazards is storm surge and inland flooding from a hurricane.
After the storm - Tips for dealing with the aftermath of a hurricane in your area.