• See the latest birdseye view post published below for more information on the following and the rest of the Atlantic tropics.

  • Interests in the southern Lesser Antilles, Trinidad and Tobago, and the northeast coast of Venezuela should be aware of a vigorous tropical wave currently heading into the central Atlantic being monitored for development. The tropical wave is expected to arrive Wednesday, possibly as a tropical cyclone.

  • A tropical wave of low pressure crossing Central America may bring additional heavy rainfall to Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, and El Salvador over the next day or so. Tropical cyclone formation is not expected due to land interaction.

  • Interests across coastal Texas and Louisiana should be aware that a northern Gulf of Mexico tropical disturbance could develop within the next few days, bringing heavy rainfall.​​​​​

  • As the author of, I have also been monitoring the progress of the worldwide outbreak of the COVID-19 virus. The COVID-19 page has not been updated over the several months. The COVID-19 page will be updated soon to review how the virus has progressed in 2021 and this year, in the meantime it will be up to us to control the pandemic by becoming vaccinated and boosted.


Since 2012 on the now retired Weather Underground blogs, I have been posting annotated "birdseye view" charts of the Atlantic basin, with a detailed explanation and forecasting that references the chart. From there you may know me as "NCHurricane2009." While I now do these "birdseye view" posts here, I will continue to do comments at Yale Climate Connections via Disqus where the former Weather Underground community has moved to. Feel free to reply to me there, at my Disqus feed at this link, or via e-mail at