Speeding north at over 20 mph, now Hurricane Nate continues to barrel towards the U.S. Gulf Coast (for comparison, Harvey moved at just 6 mph). The speed bodes well for states along the coast - Nate should move through very quickly, reducing the risk of severe flooding. Conversely, the system's[…]
Tropical Storm Nate is making his way quickly north, traveling at roughly 10 mph. Nate will travel over the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico later tonight, then strengthen back at sea until reaching the Gulf Coast. Given the storm's speed, it is not expected to have sufficient time to strengthen, and[…]
Tropical Storm Nate, as it became this morning, continues its trek towards the U.S. Since yesterday, the storm's path has shifted west, with landfall now expected around New Orleans, though of course the path could change as the storm moves closer.
Mansfield has gone to Orange Alert in anticipation of Tropical Depression #16 strengthening into Tropical Storm Nate. Currently, the system has sustained winds of 45 mph, but it is expected to grow as it travels towards the Gulf Coast. Current forecasts show possible landfalls anywhere from New[…]