Western North Atlantic Hurricane Force Storm update

1800UTC 30 August Hurricane Force Storm

1800UTC 30 August Hurricane Force Storm

Hurricane force storm low at 1800 UTC 30 Aug near 39N/65W moving northeastward at 20 knots with winds of 50-65 knots seas to 24 feet (7.3 meters) within 180NM north and west of the center. Forecast 1800UTC 31st 970 MB near 43N/55W winds 50-65 knots within 300 NM northwest to 360 NM north east of the center with seas to 39 feet(11.9 meters).

NOAA OPC Wind/wave forecast 1200UTC 31 August 2017

NOAA OPC Wind/wave forecast 1200UTC 31 August 2017

About Fred Pickhardt

I am a marine meteorologist and sailed briefly with American Export Lines in the Far East trade after graduating from State University of New York Maritime College. I have extensive experience in weather analysis, weather forecasting, optimum ship routing, vessel performance evaluations and forensic 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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