Hurricane Bertha

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2014

    Hurricane Season 2014: New Disturbance in the Atlantic Heading for Caribbean

    As I've noted previously, we are now in the peak of hurricane season as we move through August and September and the Atlantic Basin is certainly beginning to demonstrate that fact. A disturbance which the National Hurricane Center has classified as "96L" is moving westward towards the Lesser Antille ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2014

    Hurricane Season 2014: Hurricane Bertha Has Arrived

    Before digging too deeply into what is going on with hurricane number two of this Atlantic Hurricane Season, can we talk for just a moment about why someone thought Bertha was a good name for a hurricane? I guess if it grew very large, there could be quips about "Big Bertha" from the media. I could ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2014

    Hurricane Season 2014: Atlantic System No Serious Threat

    Invest 93L, as designated by the National Hurricane Center, is not terribly impressive. Despite predictions it would be nearing tropical storm strength by now, it has floundered, fighting with dry air in the area north of the storm and high wind shear. Would be Tropical Storm Bertha is simply not al ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2014

    Hurricane Season 2014: Tropics Finally Heating Up as August Approaches

    The National Hurricane Center has designated and area of low pressure in the eastern Atlantic as Invest 93L. It gives these designations throughout hurricane season to make note of systems that have the potential to develop. It is currently giving 93L a 40 percent chance of developing into a tropica ... More >>