Wednesday, August 3, 2016


Tropical Storm Earl Brushes Honduras; Hurricane Warnings for Belize, Mexico's Southern Yucatan, Honduran Bay Islands

from wunderground. Com

August 3, 2016
Tropical Storm Earl continues to gain strength slowly, and may landfall in Belize as a hurricane early Thursday.
Hurricane warnings have just been issued for the Bay Islands off the north coast of Honduras and continue for the Belize coast northward to Puerto Costa, Mexico. This includes Belize City and Chetumal, Mexico.
Tropical storm warnings extend northward to Punta Allen, Mexico, but do not include either Cancun or Cozumel. 

Earl's Warnings

Earl Latest Status

Tuesday night, the center of Earl reformed a bit farther south than the previous center, and the NHC noted a partial mid-level eye was suggested in microwave imagery.
The center of Earl was located about 250 miles east-southeast of Belize City, Belize, Wednesday morning. Earl's forward speed had slowed over the past 24-48 hours, moving west at 14 mph.
Some bands of rain were already wrapping into parts of Honduras, and clusters of heavy rain well ahead of Earl were already soaking parts of central America, including Belize and Guatemala.

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