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Old October 11th 17, 04:46 PM posted to uk.sci.weather
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On 11/10/2017 16:04, JohnD wrote:
It's still 5-6 days out from any potential UK impact isn't it (assuming
no sudden speed-up in track)? So presumably all the usual
health-warnings that far out still apply, whether or not it achieves
hurricane status near its present position. Interesting that the absence
of hurricane-hunter lights - unsurprising perhaps given how far east of
the US it is - seems to be hampering the interpretation and forecasting
by the NHC a little.


Not just the numerical model being outside its compfort zone.
I suppose those USA craft and pilots are the only ones who could go near
, let alone through, hurricanes.
I doubt these people
http://www.faam.ac.uk/
could go anywhere near