Satellite/Radar

Blog: Matthew Edges Florida Coast. Impacts Here This Weekend!

Hurricane Matthew has left a destructive path across the Caribbean.  Hurricane force winds are occurring along the Florida coast today as the eye moves almost parallel to the coast. Wind Analysis The sustained winds were at 120mph during the mid-morning near the center.  It was tracking north/northwest at 13mph.  The pressure was at 944mb (millibars) which converts to 27.86″ of mercury.  On the satellite and radar it appears that there is an eyewall replacement cycle. That basically means that there is an inner and an outer eyewall. Satellite/Radar These compete for energy,…