On Virginia Water Radio for 9-11-17: Storm Surge

Virginia Water Radio’s episode for the week of September 11, 2017, is “Storm Surge in Irma and Other Tropical Cyclones.”  The 4 min./42 sec. episode, available online at http://www.virginiawaterradio.org/2017/09/episode-385-9-11-17-storm-surge-in-irma.html, revisits the tropical cyclone threat of storm surge (also the subject of episodes in 2012 and 2016, following the arrivals of Superstorm Sandy and Hurricane Matthew, respectively).

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These maps, from the Miami/South Florida National Weather Service Forecast Office, online at http://www.weather.gov/mfl/, 9/8/17, 10:30 a.m. EDT, show how storm surge was predicted to be one of Irma’s major threats.

Virginia Water Radio’s is a weekly broadcast/podcast produced by the Virginia Water Resources Research Center.  The home page is http://www.virginiawaterradio.org.  Have a listen or two!

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