The tides are going to be a big problem today. In some areas the tide is forecast to get up to the levels of hurricane Sandy (2012). Some folks have wondered why we are seeing such high tides as hurricane Joaquin is way out to sea. It is actually a unique setup. There are actually 3 systems in-play here. We have a high to the northwest, a weak low to the south, and Joaquin out at sea. 3 Systems Combine The hurricane is creating higher waves and sending them west. So that is one impact…
Did you see that bright orb in the sky today? Took me a minute to identify it.. We were lucky enough to see some sunshine across the Souths…
a brief break from bad weather this morning. Then tides, rain, and wind increase through tomorrow. Tracking Joaquin.
Rain..tidal flooding..and strong winds..NOT associated with Hurricane Joaquin! It’s going to be a rough weekend!
Hurricane Joaquin is forecast to stay out to sea. We will see moderate to major tidal flooding in our region today. Heavy rain as well.
The forecast is improving! We are not out of the woods yet, but Joaquin is expected to drift farther east, away from Hampton Roads.
Heavy rain, flooding, and tidal flooding possible over the next couple of days. The models are trending more offshore for the track of hurri…
Lots going on in the weather department – rain, wind, flooding, then possibly a hurricane!
A cold front will stall out over the region creating potential flooding. Hurricane Joaquin may move into our area within 5 days.
Daily Rain Chances with rain coverage ramping up to end the workweek
Tracking the latest with tropical storm Joaquin. Lots of uncertainty as it will interact with a cold front in the next few days.
Watching the Tropics and monitoring the potential for higher tides to end the week.
Nuisance to minor tidal flooding in the short term. Windy weather pattern/higher tides may return by the end of the week.
Tracking the possibility for more nuisance to minor tidal flooding over the next few days.
Tidal flooding will improve later today. Expected some scattered showers and breezy/windy conditions to continue.