Blog: 3 Named Systems. Irma Hits Several Islands!

Wow!  It’s been a while since the tropics have been this busy.  Now there are 3 names systems. Hurricane Irma is the strongest, but Katia is the newest member of the group. Tropical Satellite Katia formed earlier this morning over the southwestern Gulf of Mexico.  That system will not be impacting Texas according to the latest forecast.  Instead it will likely impact the coast of Mexico. Forecast For Katia (NHC Forecast) Tropical storm Jose is over the central Atlantic.  It is on a westward track, and will probably travel to where Irma…