BMS Tropical Update 10/10/2016 12 PM CDT

By: - October 10th, 2016

Now that Matthew’s story is complete, immediate attention will turn to Nicole, a tropical storm currently 450 miles south of Bermuda. The models generally agree that Nicole will slowly strengthen back into a hurricane and that there is a good chance that Matthew will become a strong category 1 or […]

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BMS Tropical Update 10/9/2016 10 AM CDT

By: - October 9th, 2016

  Mathew End Game Matthew is now classified as a post tropical storm as the majority of its energy has merged with a mid-latitude frontal system.   As a result Matthew will once again defy the long range forecast models that had suggested Matthew’s energy would travel southward towards the Bahamas.  […]

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BMS Tropical Update 10/8/2016 10 AM CDT

By: - October 8th, 2016

Matthew Weakening Matthew has weakened from a category 3 hurricane yesterday afternoon down to a category 1 hurricane overnight.  Matthew has officially made landfall near Mcclellanville, SC as a category 1 hurricane.   Matthew has weakened due to a shallower continental shelf and lower ocean heat content. Also as Matthew […]

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BMS Tropical Update 10/7/2016 10 AM CDT

By: - October 7th, 2016

Summary 4,001days: that is how long it has been since a major hurricane (Wilma) made landfall in south Florida. And today, Matthew, the violent end to the U.S major hurricane drought, rages into day two. Many of the hurricane models that forecasted a central Florida landfall were clearly wrong, as […]

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BMS Tropical Update 10/6/2016 10 AM CDT

By: - October 6th, 2016

Summary Matthew is a weak category-4 hurricane and will likely slowly strengthen today as passes over Nassau, Bahamas. Matthew will likely make landfall between Jupiter, Florida, and West Palm Beach, Florida, as a category-4 hurricane. Landfall should weaken Matthew to a category 2 by the time it reaches Daytona Beach, Florida, […]

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