Update: Hurricane Leslie will make severe landfall tonight! Models in agreement

Hurricane Leslie is nearing landfall on the west coast of Portugal. It will reach the south/central coast tonight around midnight. Models have finally come to agreement about the location of the landfall, which is currently forecast around the Lisbon area, or perhaps slightly north as some models suggest. Hurricane force winds are expected at landfall. Hurricane Leslie forecast track by National Hurricane Center Hurricane Leslie hurricane force winds probability forecast by National Hurricane Center Ocean wave models are suggesting heights up to 4-5 meters associated with the hurricane arrival. ocean wave forecast by the DWD-GWAM model ICON-EU model has been the best model recently with the suggested track and landfall location. It does, however, simulate abnormally strong wind gusts, exceeding … Continue reading Update: Hurricane Leslie will make severe landfall tonight! Models in agreement