08/12/2020 Evening Update: A Nice stretch of Weather into the Weekend.

Forecast

An update on the latest Storm Tracker Forecast from Meteorologist Steve Caporizzo

It was a nice day…..warm yes, but humidity levels were quite a bit lower compared to 24 hours ago.

GREAT Weather to View the Perseid Meteor Shower tonight……

Tonight will be the PEAK….but will last for well over a week.

Best viewing after Midnight…try to block out with a building the moon from a building or house
Find a DARK location…look to the ENE…high up in the sky.

Latest Surface Map…
Weak Cool front is off to our east….High Pressure from Western NY to the Great Lakes will be with us into Friday.
As for the weekend…Large High Pressure across Canada will move SEward…blocking moisture to our south until maybe later Sunday.

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FUTURECAST……

High Pressure moves in from the west…sliding over us for Thursday and holding on into Friday.
There will be lots of moisture building to our south…..
Tough call, but right now we are watching a Large high Pressure that will move into Quebec on on Saturday and keep the moisture to our south.
Later Sunday….some of this moisture may work its way east closer to us by late afternoon.

TONIGHT: M.Clear…..Comfortable…Perseid Meteor Shower !

Patchy fog.

THURSDAY: Partly Sunny-Warm….not too humid.

High Temps the Next 48 Hours….
Warm and not too humid

Watching the Tropics…
Tropical Depression may become Tropical Storm Josephine over the next 24-48hours.

LOCATION…12.7N 45.7W
ABOUT 1220 MI…1960 KM ESE OF THE NORTHERN LEEWARD ISLANDS
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…35 MPH…55 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…W OR 280 DEGREES AT 15 MPH…24 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…1007 MB…29.74 INCHES

7-Day Forecast…….
Looking good….
Dry air should hold out into the weekend.
Temperatures actually fairly comfortable…just slightly humid the next two days, but nothing like we have had.
Drier and cooler air for the weekend…with rain for late Sunday into Monday.

Have a Great night-Don’t forget the Perseid Meteor Shower….Steve Cap

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