2021 Hurricane season. Finished With Engines.

2021 Hurricane season. Finished With Engines.

Strong wind shear dominates the reporting region now, sea temperatures have cooled and the last swirls of tropical air gradients have succumbed to frontal activity and disappeared into the muck and filth of a traditional, foul North Atlantic winter. There are still...
Closing signs for 2021 hurricane season.

Closing signs for 2021 hurricane season.

My sincere apologies to some addressees who did not receive either or both bulletins over the weekend. There was a glitch at this end, which is sometimes termed ‘progress’ by technical wonks. We never had these problems with morse and semaphore. You missed nothing of...
Stage set for closing scene of 2021 storm season

Stage set for closing scene of 2021 storm season

Isolated patches of rising air, particularly in the far south-western Caribbean and into the Bay of Campeche, with small areas of sea water temperatures remaining above average in places, continue to merit a weather watch. Nonetheless, increasing frontal activity and...
Calm seas, blue skies, happy sailors.

Calm seas, blue skies, happy sailors.

There are no pressure gradients of any significance nor any development across the region expected today. There are still some late pressure flurries, so we are not ready to ring down Finished With Engines just yet. Stand easy. Image Céline Tran