Thursday, August 16, 2007

Hurricane Dean, a repeat of Katrina?

Dean is becoming strong and well organized:



Some models are predicting that Dean will be a repeat of Katrina.


GFDL (Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory) result for August 21 (+126 h).


However, the model average is forecasting a landfall on the Yucatán peninsula:



Five Day Forecast Map (src: Wunderground)