Global Tropical Cyclone and Disturbance Information
This page is updated every 15 minutes with the latest information on active storms and disturbances in all ocean basins from the Automated Tropical Cyclone Forecast system (ATCF). Note: while this information is official, it is issued at 6-hourly intervals (0z, 6z, 12z, and 18z) which fall in between the normal NHC full advisory times (3z, 9z, 15z, and 21z). Thus, the two sets of information may differ. Visit the National Hurricane Center or the Joint Typhoon Warning Center for the latest official information.



Remnants of KIRK
As of 12:00 UTC Sep 25, 2018:

Location: 10.6°N 46.8°W
Maximum Winds: 35 kt  Gusts: N/A
Minimum Central Pressure: 1007 mb
Environmental Pressure: 1010 mb
Radius of Circulation: 125 NM
Radius of Maximum Wind: 120 NM

34 kt Wind Radii by Quadrant:

140 NM140 NM
0 NM0 NM
Visible/IR2 Satellite Image (click for loop): IR Satellite Image


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Official NHC Forecast (click to enlarge): NHC Forecast Track


Surface Plot (click to enlarge): Note that the most recent hour may not be fully populated with stations yet.

Model Forecasts (list of model acronyms):
GFS Ensembles GEFS Forecast Tracks 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z

Intensity Guidance Model Intensity Forecasts 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z

Global + Hurricane Models Model Forecast Tracks 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z

CMC Ensembles GEPS Forecast Tracks 00z  |  12z



Remnants of LESLIE
As of 12:00 UTC Sep 25, 2018:

Location: 31.7°N 45.2°W
Maximum Winds: 30 kt  Gusts: 40 kt
Minimum Central Pressure: 1007 mb
Environmental Pressure: 1016 mb
Radius of Circulation: 320 NM
Radius of Maximum Wind: 120 NM

34 kt Wind Radii by Quadrant:

0 NM0 NM
0 NM0 NM
Visible/IR2 Satellite Image (click for loop): IR Satellite Image


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Official NHC Forecast (click to enlarge): NHC Forecast Track


Surface Plot (click to enlarge): Note that the most recent hour may not be fully populated with stations yet.

Model Forecasts (list of model acronyms):
GFS Ensembles GEFS Forecast Tracks 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z

Intensity Guidance Model Intensity Forecasts 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z

Global + Hurricane Models Model Forecast Tracks 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z

CMC Ensembles GEPS Forecast Tracks 00z  |  12z



Tropical Storm TWENTY
As of 12:00 UTC Sep 25, 2018:

Location: 14.6°N 107.7°W
Maximum Winds: 40 kt  Gusts: 50 kt
Minimum Central Pressure: 1004 mb
Environmental Pressure: 1008 mb
Radius of Circulation: 150 NM
Radius of Maximum Wind: 40 NM

34 kt Wind Radii by Quadrant:

40 NM40 NM
0 NM0 NM
Visible/IR2 Satellite Image (click for loop): IR Satellite Image


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Official NHC Forecast (click to enlarge): NHC Forecast Track


Surface Plot (click to enlarge): Note that the most recent hour may not be fully populated with stations yet.

Model Forecasts (list of model acronyms):
GFS Ensembles GEFS Forecast Tracks 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z

Intensity Guidance Model Intensity Forecasts 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z

Global + Hurricane Models Model Forecast Tracks 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z

CMC Ensembles GEPS Forecast Tracks 00z  |  12z



28W TRAMI
As of 12:00 UTC Sep 25, 2018:

Location: 20.0°N 128.9°E
Maximum Winds: 130 kt
Minimum Central Pressure: 917 mb
Visible/IR2 Satellite Image (click for loop): IR Satellite Image


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Official JTWC Forecast (click to enlarge): JTWC Forecast Track


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Model Forecasts (list of model acronyms):
GFS Ensembles GEFS Forecast Tracks 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z

Global Models Model Forecast Tracks 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z

CMC Ensembles GEPS Forecast Tracks 00z  |  12z



Invests
An invest is an area of disturbed weather for which the NHC is interested in collecting special data, such as microwave satellite imagery and specific model guidance. While the NHC says that designating a disturbance as an invest "does not correspond to any particular likelihood of development of the system into a tropical cyclone," it is generally known that if the NHC designates an invest, that system is of interest to them, and usually has at least a low chance of subtropical or tropical development. The ATCF file system contains specific information for active invests, similar to active tropical cyclones, and that information is displayed below, if available.



Invest 98L
As of 12:00 UTC Sep 25, 2018:

Location: 32.0°N 75.6°W
Maximum Winds: 30 kt  Gusts: N/A
Minimum Central Pressure: 1014 mb
Environmental Pressure: 1016 mb
Radius of Circulation: 150 NM
Radius of Maximum Wind: 120 NM
Visible/IR2 Satellite Image (click for loop): IR Satellite Image


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Surface Plot (click to enlarge): Note that the most recent hour may not be fully populated with stations yet.

Model Forecasts (list of model acronyms):
GFS Ensembles GEFS Forecast Tracks 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z

Intensity Guidance Model Intensity Forecasts 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z

Global + Hurricane Models Model Forecast Tracks 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z

CMC Ensembles GEPS Forecast Tracks 00z  |  12z



93W INVEST
As of 12:00 UTC Sep 25, 2018:

Location: 25.0°N 154.2°E
Maximum Winds: 20 kt
Minimum Central Pressure: 1006 mb
Visible/IR2 Satellite Image (click for loop): IR Satellite Image


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Surface Plot (click to enlarge): Note that the most recent hour may not be fully populated with stations yet.

Model Forecasts (list of model acronyms):
GFS Ensembles GEFS Forecast Tracks 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z
Global Models Model Forecast Tracks 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z

CMC Ensembles GEPS Forecast Tracks 00z  |  12z



94W INVEST
As of 12:00 UTC Sep 25, 2018:

Location: 6.7°N 157.7°E
Maximum Winds: 15 kt
Minimum Central Pressure: 1010 mb
Visible/IR2 Satellite Image (click for loop): IR Satellite Image


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Surface Plot (click to enlarge): Note that the most recent hour may not be fully populated with stations yet.

Model Forecasts (list of model acronyms):
GFS Ensembles GEFS Forecast Tracks 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z
Global Models Model Forecast Tracks 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z

CMC Ensembles GEPS Forecast Tracks 00z  |  12z



91P INVEST
As of 12:00 UTC Sep 25, 2018:

Location: 10.0°S 158.5°E
Maximum Winds: 25 kt
Minimum Central Pressure: 1005 mb
Visible/IR2 Satellite Image (click for loop): IR Satellite Image


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Surface Plot (click to enlarge): Note that the most recent hour may not be fully populated with stations yet.

Model Forecasts (list of model acronyms):
GFS Ensembles GEFS Forecast Tracks 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z
Global Models Model Forecast Tracks 00z  |  06z  |  12z  |  18z

CMC Ensembles GEPS Forecast Tracks 00z  |  12z




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