MY 2019 ATLANTIC HURRICANE SEASON BIRDSEYE VIEW POST #181
*******Note that forecasts and outlooks in this post are NOT the official forecast from the National Hurricane Center (NHC). They are my own detailed views on the Atlantic tropics based on current observations and latest computer model runs. As such do not make decisions based on my posts...consult news media...watches and warnings from your local weather office...and any evacuation orders issued by local governments to make the most informed and best decisions. Visit the NHC website hurricanes.gov (hurricanes dot gov) for the latest watches/warnings and official forecasts on active tropical cyclones.**********
...FRIDAY NOVEMBER 8 2019 6:06 PM EDT...
Widespread showers and thunderstorms in the central tropical Atlantic are supported by a surface tropical wave passing through a regime of upper divergence ahead of a southwest-to-northeast titled upper trough. However westerly wind shear ahead of the upper trough is currently too high for tropical development.