Erika On Satellite

Erika Passes The Lesser Antilles. What’s Next?

Tropical storm Erika has remained intact as it rolled over the Leeward Islands.  It is still moving on a westerly track, and has winds around 50mph.  It looked pretty healthy on the latest satellite with decent outflow in all directions.  There may just be a little disruption on the southern edge. Erika On Satellite   The decent outflow suggests that any wind shear (upper level winds) are not really impacting the storm.  Also (I’ve mentioned this before) There is some dry air towards the Dominican Republic, but it’s too early for this to really impact the…