Medicane is making intense landfall in SW Peloponnese right now, showing classic tropical characteristics, Sept 29th

As expected, the Medicane is making an intense landfall in SW Peloponnese right now, its centre is just west of the Kalamata city. A very impressive satellite presentation reveals an intense ongoing inner core deep convection. The cyclone does show tropical characteristics – a warm core, intense convection around the centre and cirrus outflow in the upper levels! Just an incredible evolution of this cyclone! Its future track is mostly on track with previous thinking – medicane will travel ENE until late evening today and cross just south of Athens and north of Cyclades islands before it enters the western Aegean sea and turns NE towards extreme NW Turkey. Threats for severe damaging winds, high waves and torrential rainfall with … Continue reading Medicane is making intense landfall in SW Peloponnese right now, showing classic tropical characteristics, Sept 29th