Cosme Nearing Peak Intensity in the East Pacific

Satellite imagery from this evening shows Cosme continuing to get better organized. Winds are currently at 80MPH and Cosme is expected to get a little stronger in the next 18-24 hours. The hurricane is in a race to see how strong it can get before passing over significantly cooler water along the NHC forecast track by late Wednesday/early Thursday.

Here are the latest 0Z model plots and the official forecast track overlayed on the latest available satellite image of Cosme:

Hurricane Cosme in the East Pacific

Hurricane Cosme in the East Pacific as of 10PM EDT, Tuesday 6/25/2013 – Models through 0Z

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Mike Watkins is the founder of Hurricane Analytics, a private organization specializing in data visualization and predictive analytics, with a special focus on tropical meteorology. They analyze complex meteorological data and communicate that information in easy-to-understand terms, to help clients prepare and anticipate the disruptive impact of Atlantic hurricanes.