Skip to main content
Skip to navigation

Atlantic Hurricane Tracker

Colonie Weather Online's Exclusive Hurricane Tracking Site

2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season

Storms: 8   Hurricanes: 2
Major Hurricanes: 0

2017 NHC Season Outlook

Storms: 14-19   Hurricanes: 5-9
Major Hurricanes: 2-5

Hurricane Season Averages

Storms: 12   Hurricanes: 6
Major Hurricanes: 3

The Next 5 Days

Data from an Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter mission earlier this afternoon indicated that the remnants of Harvey, located over the central Caribbean Sea, do not have a well-defined center of circulation. In addition, the associated shower and thunderstorm activity remains disorganized and has decreased in coverage and intensity since earlier in the day. Gradual development of this system is still possible through Monday night while it moves west-northwestward at 15 to 20 mph near the coast of Honduras, and it could become a tropical cyclone again before it reaches the coast of Belize or the Yucatan Peninsula early Tuesday. The remnants are expected to move into the Bay of Campeche on Wednesday, where redevelopment appears more likely due to more favorable upper-level winds. Interests in northern Nicaragua, Honduras, Belize, and the Yucatan Peninsula should monitor the progress of this system.

A trough of low pressure located about a hundred miles north-northeast of the Turks and Caicos Islands is producing an elongated area of disorganized showers and thunderstorms that extends southeastward toward Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Environmental conditions are expected to be unfavorable for development of this system during the next couple of days while it moves west-northwestward at about 15 mph toward the northern Bahamas and southern Florida. Conditions could become a little more conducive for development later in the week when the system is near Florida or the adjacent waters of the western Atlantic or eastern Gulf of Mexico.

A large area of cloudiness and disorganized thunderstorms located about 900 miles east-northeast of the northern Leeward Islands is associated with a trough of low pressure. Upper-level winds are not conducive for development of this system while it moves northwestward over the central Atlantic at 10 to 15 mph.


Tropical Atlantic IR Satellite

Tropical Atlantic IR Satellite

Gulf of Mexico IR Satellite

Gulf of Mexico IR Satellite

Florida / Bahamas IR Satellite

Florida/Bahamas IR Satellite