Forecast Discussion – August 17, 2010

Forecast for Tropical Areas of Interest Forecast Synopsis 1600 UTC 17 August 2010 Author: Jason Dunion Summary: There are currently four systems of interest in the North Atlantic basin today (Fig. 1).  From west to east, these include: Ex-PGI29L: Ex-TD#5 has moved inland over the southeast LA coast.  Deep convection continues to be located SW …

Forecast and Mission Science discussion – Aug. 15, 2010

Forecast for Tropical Areas of Interest Forecast Synopsis 1800 UTC 15 August 2010 Author: Rogers Summary: The same four systems from yesterday merit discussion today.  The remains of TD#5 (PGI29L) are moving toward the Gulf coast, with deep convection occurring south of the low-level center over water.  This system has some potential for redevelopment, depending …