- July 23, 2016 There was a massive power outage at the University on Friday and unfortunately I don't currently have full access to the server. Data will be missing until at least Monday. Sorry for any inconvenience.
- April 26, 2016 Working on system outage
- October 16, 2014 Radar Mosaics restored.
- October 14, 2014 Upgraded GEMPAK (Map generation) software to latest version.
- October 2, 2014 - As stated, will work with adjusting satellite imagery, particularly oceanic views, this weekend - (Thanks for reporting, Bruce)
- October 2, 2014 - Fixed issue whereby MOS files were appearing out of order at the start of the month (Thanks for notifying us of this bug, Scott!)
- September 30, 2014 - East and West Coast Satellite Images fixed and will arrive with increased frequency and for visible, improved resolution. Will work on tropics next; may add Alaska and Hawaii if sufficient demand exists.
- September 27, 2014 - Web Server restored after hardware failure.
- September 21, 2014 - U.S. Temperature map restored (colors were not outputting correctly due to a corrupt grid file)
- January 19, 2014 - Fixed accounts so that you don't have to login as often; cookies should last one year and are no longer tied to IP address. (I.e. if you are using a phone or laptop and go elsewhere, you should still be logged in).
- January 18, 2014 - Add help menu with contact form. Modified menu so that it is easier to see on most browsers
- January 18, 2014 - Numerous server upgrades and fixes.
- June 2, 2013 - Switched Satellite products to GOES-14 due to GOES-13 outage.
- May 12, 2013 - Added Severe Wx related model products to Severe Wx landing page."
Overnight: clear, low in the lower 60s. Monday: sunny and hot, high near 90, wind southeast 4-7 m.p.h. Monday night: clear, low in the mid 60s. Tuesday: partly cloudy and hot, high near 90, wind south 5-9 m.p.h.
A large surface high pressure system over the eastern U.S. will keep unseasonably warm air over Ohio for several more days. There could be a few more clouds on Tuesday when a slow moving cold front over the Central U.S. edges closer to Ohio. **Hurricane Maria** At 11:00 p.m. EDT on Sunday the center of Hurricane Maria was located at latitude 30.0N and longitude 73.0W which put it about 385 miles south-southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina. Maria was moving toward the north at 8 m.p.h. The maximum sustained wind speed was 90 m.p.h. and the minimum surface pressure was 950 mb. A Tropical Storm Watch has been issued for the portion of the coast from Surf City, North Carolina to the North Carolina/Virginia border including Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds. **Eastern North Pacific Tropical Storm Pilar** At 11:00 p.m. EDT on Sunday the center of Tropical Storm Pilar was located at latitude 21.8N and longitude 106.3W which put it about 95 miles south of Mazatlan, Mexico. Pilar was moving toward the north at 9 m.p.h. The maximum sustained wind speed was 40 m.p.h. and the minimum surface pressure was 1003 mb. A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for the portion of the coast from Cabo Corrientes to Tempehuaya, Mexico including Islas Marias.
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