[2017] Hurricane Season

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  1. trigun333

    trigun333 Member

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    I only understand point 1 but not the other two. Can anyone enlighten me on what this could mean.
     
  2. LonghornFan

    LonghornFan Contributing Member

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    Less wind shear = the storm can now more easily gain strength and may organize into an actual wrap around tropical storm, and could turn more West, but I'm not seeing it.

    Pressure is dropping = It is intensifying in strength, or would if it had more time over the gulf.

    I'm not seeing what he's seeing though so take his tweet how you wish. Everything is still pointing to a Beaumont landfall and the storm looks terrible. So much dry air now on the east side. Just a sad looking thing and still looks subtropical.
     
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  3. Convictedstupid

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    I also have no idea what it means but this was a follow up tweet of his

     
  4. ima_drummer2k

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    I can't find anyone else saying anything like this. Just saw on the news that the storm is actually weakening and will most likely only be a problem for counties east of Harris.

    Funny sidenote - our VP at work just sent out an email saying we need to be prepared to work from home tomorrow because Houston is on the dirty side of this storm..... Should I correct him? :)
     
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  5. MadMax

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    Unless the other forecasters start singing a different tune, Herzog is gonna look awful. Turning west? No one else is saying that that I've seen.
     
  6. marks0223

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    My director said the same thing in a staff meeting. I proudly corrected my boss.
     
  7. REEKO_HTOWN

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    Teacher! We had homework remember!
     
  8. Rashmon

    Rashmon Contributing Member

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    Is it just Houston or the surrounding areas as well?
     
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  9. Tenchi

    Tenchi Contributing Member

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    I don't mind the government spending my tax dollars on things like this. Need more of these type of nice things.
     
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  10. Sajan

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    hours leading up to the storm making landfall: OMGGGGGG CAT 5 HEADED TO HOUSTON!!!

    what really happens: is it raining outside? na..just drizzling.
     
  11. Ziggy

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    It's like the GARM. PG AND CP3 ARE COMING! Please welcome to Houston, Seth Curry.
     
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  12. Joshfast

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    Where is any of this? Everyone seems chill to me, been saying that west of 45 might not see any rain.
     
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    What a fool. He said this just as everyone else was saying the storm is weakening and heading north.....which it did....
     
  14. Kendrick Lamar

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    so much for that...

    do we really need meteorologists?
     
  15. Tenchi

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    The Space City Weather guys were pretty spot on with their predictions throughout the week.
     
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  16. MadMax

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    absolutely they were! Eric Berger and Matt Lanza. They are the first people I look to for weather events.
     
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  17. ima_drummer2k

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    They always are. They said 2 days ago that the most Harris County would get would be about an inch or 2 of rain.

    It's always the TV guys looking for attention that are so wrong.
     
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  18. JuanValdez

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    Prophetic.
     
  19. Cohete Rojo

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    It's pretty hot out there....

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