Hurricane Force Storm South of Nova Scotia

NOAA OPC Surface Analysis 0000Z 14 Feb 2017

NOAA OPC Surface Analysis 0000Z 14 Feb 2017

968MB Storm low south of Nova Scotia continues to move towards the east-northeast at about 20 knots.  Winds of 50-65 knots are occurring within 360NM north and northeast of center with seas to 35 feet. Elsewhere winds were 40-50 knots  with seas to 25 feet within 480-540NM.

 

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NOAA Satellite Image

NOAA Satellite Image

 

 

 

About Fred Pickhardt

Fred Pickhardt, Marine Meteorologist I am a marine meteorologist and sailed briefly with American Export Lines in the Far East trade. I have extensive experience in marine weather analysis, marine weather forecasting, optimum ship routing, vessel performance evaluations and forensic marine weather event reconstructions. I founded Ocean Weather Services and as Owner and Chief Consultant currently provide optimum ship routing services and forensic marine weather reports to the maritime industry.
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