Category Archives: Heavy Rain and Flooding Issues

Extra-tropical transition of Tropical Cyclone Fiona

By Dan Bikos and Sheldon Kusselson Hurricane Fiona underwent a transition from a tropical cyclone to an extra-tropical cyclone on 23-24 September 2022.  The resulting extra-tropical cyclone was very intense and led to significant storm surge, wind damage and heavy … Continue reading

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ALPW analysis for the eastern Kentucky of 27-28 July, 2022

https://www.nbcnews.com/news/weather/least-1-dead-one-worst-flooding-events-kentuckys-history-officials-say-rcna40436  

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November 11-15, 2021 Atmospheric River event over the Pacific Northwest and British Columbia

By Sheldon Kusselson Click on the image below:        

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ALPW analysis for the New York City and vicinity flood event of September 1, 2021

By Sheldon Kusselson

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ALPW analysis for the 21 August 2021 flood event in central Tennessee

By Sheldon Kusselson and Dan Bikos The following shows the Advected Layer Precipitable Water (ALPW) product just prior to the significant flood event in central Tennessee on 21 August 2021: ALPW animation

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