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  • Tracking the Tropics
Tracking the Tropics
Tracking the Tropics
  • Tropical Storm Cristobal

    Tropical Storm Cristobal

    Tropical Storm Cristobal

    Tropical Storm Cristobal

    Gulf of Mexico

    Gulf of Mexico
Tracking the Tropics
Storm Watch 2020 | Part 1
Storm Watch 2020 | Part 2
Storm Watch 2020 | Part 3
Storm Watch 2020 | Part 4
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2020 STORM NAMES

Arthur
Bertha
Cristobal
Dolly
Edouard
Fay
Gonzalo
Hanna
Isaias
Josephine
Kyle
Laura
Marco
Nana
Omar
Paulette
Rene
Sally
Teddy
Vicky
Wilfred

HURRICANE TERMS TO KNOW

Tropical Storm WATCH: An announcement that tropical storm conditions (sustained winds of 39 to 73 mph) are possible within the specified coastal area within 48 hours.

Tropical Storm WARNING: An announcement that tropical storm conditions (sustained winds of 39 to 73 mph) are expected within the specified coastal area within 36 hours.

Hurricane WATCH: An announcement that hurricane conditions (sustained winds of 74 mph or higher) are possible somewhere within the specified coastal area. A hurricane watch is issued 48 hours in advance of the anticipated onset of tropical-storm-force winds.

Hurricane WARNING: An announcement that hurricane conditions (sustained winds of 74 mph or higher) are expected somewhere within the specified coastal area. A hurricane warning is issued 36 hours in advance of the anticipated onset of tropical-storm-force winds