NEW STORM SURGE PRODUCT RELEASED BY THE NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER! (credit: NWS National Hurricane Center)
DISCUSSION: As the beginning of the 2016 Hurricane Season across the Tropical Atlantic basin as 1 June bears down us, there are many important and big preparations being made by the National Hurricane Center located in Miami, Florida! One of the many new and improved products is discussed in the post below which concerns the newest updates made to an upgraded storm surge analysis product which will be used in real-time to better assess the localized storm surge threat during landfalling tropical cyclones anywhere along the U.S. coastlines. For more on this and other high-impact weather content from across the United States, be sure to click here!