Colleagues Not really any change in forecast, seems to be holding true so far. FORECAST: Tropical Storm TOMAS continues to move west at 11 mph with winds of 50 mph. The winds are gradually beginning to pick up and the system will turn to the north (re-curve) on Thursday. TOMAS will cross Haiti or possibly a bit west of Haiti as a Category 1 Hurricane, but this is academic because the worst part of the storm is to the east and to a tent, a wind of 75 versus 80 mph is academic. And the inevitable flooding will undoubtedly spread the infection of Cholera. More will suffer from this preventable disease do to the failures of mankind and a government.
DISCUSSION: The governing synoptic situation is unfolding as expected so far. The Turk Islands will probably be the hardest hit (southern end).
Eastern Texas should be on the watch for possible severe weather, but the rest of the USA has pleasant seasonal weather.
NEXT FORECAST: Wednesday morning.
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