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Old 09-02-2017, 02:36 PM
 
Location: Tennessee
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While much attention remains on Texas and the destruction left by Hurricane Harvey and its historic rainfall, powerful Hurricane Irma is rapidly intensifying in the open Atlantic and poses a major threat to the Caribbean and potentially to the United States next week.

Powerful Hurricane Irma could be next weather disaster - CNN

 
Old 09-02-2017, 07:14 PM
 
Location: Deep 13
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Fear mongering for ratings.

Not to say that Irma won't be a threat, but as for the US, I'll wait till it's a lot closer to us.

Might as well post the increase in seismic activity in the Yellowstone caldera.

Yellowstone Supervolcano Earthquake Swarm Now One of Biggest on Record, With Over 2,300 Tremors
 
Old 09-02-2017, 09:49 PM
 
Location: Tennessee
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Hurricane Irma latest terrifying track model shows ‘highest windspeed forecast in decade'

HURRICANE Irma could have the highest windspeed for a decade as it blows across the Atlantic, according to a terrifying new track model.

Hurricane Irma track model shows

Here's another new's source about hurricane Irma.


Category 6? If Hurricane Irma Becomes The Strongest Hurricane In History, It Could Wipe Entire Cities Off The Map
 
Old 09-02-2017, 10:43 PM
 
Location: Norman, OK
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I'll give it another two or three days before I start seriously worrying about it. There's still too much uncertainty right now.
 
Old 09-04-2017, 04:11 PM
 
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Hurricane Irma Briefing Page from National Weather Service

Hurricane Irma Briefing Page
 
Old 09-05-2017, 06:57 AM
 
Location: Brooklyn
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Right below this thread, is a very informative and regularly updated thread about Irma. Mind you, one that states clearly that it is too early to tell exactly where Irma will make landfall (if at all).

This thread should be deleted.
 
Old 09-05-2017, 11:04 AM
 
Location: Tennessee
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Weather Nation

http://www.weathernationtv.com/news/...-near-180-mph/


Weather internet sites

https://www.wunderground.com/

http://www.intellicast.com/

https://weather.weatherbug.com/

https://www.windy.com/?36.048,-85.020,5

https://weatherspark.com/

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Old 09-05-2017, 11:49 AM
 
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News, Hurricane Irma Being Viewed as a 'Very Significant Event'

Hurricane expected to make landfall in Caribbean Tuesday

Hurricane Irma Being Viewed as a 'Very Significant Event'
 
Old 09-05-2017, 11:57 AM
 
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See current wind, weather, ocean, and pollution conditions, as forecast by supercomputers, on an interactive animated map. Updated every three hours.

https://earth.nullschool.net/
 
Old 09-05-2017, 12:10 PM
 
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See current wind, weather, ocean, and pollution conditions, as forecast by supercomputers, on an interactive animated map. Updated every three hours.

https://earth.nullschool.net/
That image looks like Irma is lot more likely to rip those islands vs skirt them...
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