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Hurricane Zeta
October 28-29, 2020

 

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Summary of all Local Storm Reports (LSRs) across the area during Hurricane Zeta and LSRs across the region during Zeta.

 

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Hurricane Zeta made landfall in southeast Louisiana and significant impacts were felt across the entire region (although the majority of the impacts remained across southern Alabama and northwest Florida). Below are some of the local impacts...

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RAINFALL

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WIND

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TORNADO/WATERSPOUT

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Post Tropical Cyclone Report

POST TROPICAL CYCLONE REPORT...HURRICANE ZETA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
320 PM CDT THU OCT 29 2020


NOTE: THE DATA SHOWN HERE ARE PRELIMINARY....AND SUBJECT TO UPDATES
AND CORRECTIONS AS APPROPRIATE.

THIS REPORT INCLUDES EVENTS OCCURRING WHEN WATCHES AND/OR WARNINGS
WERE IN EFFECT...OR WHEN SIGNIFICANT FLOODING ASSOCIATED WITH ZETA
OR ITS REMNANTS WAS AFFECTING THE AREA.

COUNTIES INCLUDED...BALDWIN...BUTLER...CHOCTAW...CLARKE...CONECUH...
COVINGTON...CRENSHAW...ESCAMBIA AL...ESCAMBIA FL...GEORGE...
GREENE...MOBILE...MONROE...OKALOOSA...PERRY...SANTA ROSA...STONE...
WASHINGTON...WAYNE...WILCOX



A. LOWEST SEA LEVEL PRESSURE/MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS AND PEAK GUSTS
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METAR OBSERVATIONS...
NOTE: ANEMOMETER HEIGHT IS 10 METERS AND WIND AVERAGING IS 2 MINUTES
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LOCATION  ID    MIN    DATE/     MAX      DATE/     PEAK    DATE/
LAT  LON        PRES   TIME      SUST     TIME      GUST    TIME
DEG DECIMAL     (MB)   (UTC)     (KT)     (UTC)     (KT)    (UTC)
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KMOB-MOBILE/BATES FIELD AL
30.68 -88.25  997.7   29/0156   160/042  29/0156   160/079 29/0152

KBFM-MOBILE DOWNTOWN AL
30.64 -88.07  1000.1  29/0053 I 150/035  29/0130 I 140/064 29/0104 I

KNPA-NAS PENSACOLA, PENSACOLA FL
30.35 -87.32  1004.7  29/0256   160/037  29/0156   160/051 29/0126

KPNS-PENSACOLA FL
30.47 -87.20  1004.9  29/0253   180/036  29/0353   170/049 29/0309

KNSE-WHITING FLD-N NAS, MILTON FL
30.72 -87.02  1003.0  29/0356   160/034  29/0256   180/049 29/0420

KGZH-EVERGREEN AL
31.42 -87.04  999.5   29/0353   160/037  29/0349   170/061 29/0442

KPRN-MACCRENSHAW MEM AP, GREENVILLE AL
31.85 -86.61  994.5   29/0458   210/029  29/0658   160/056 29/0528

K0J4-FLORALA MUNICIPAL AL
31.04 -86.31  1006.1  29/0458   210/029  29/0658   190/047 29/0620

KCEW-CRESTVIEW FL
30.79 -86.52  1006.4  29/0353   200/026  29/0410   200/046 29/0411

KVPS-EGLIN AFB/VALPAR FL
30.48 -86.53  1005.9  29/0657   170/026  29/0414   170/043 29/0400

KDTS-DESTIN/FT WALTON BEACH ARPT FL
30.40 -86.47  1007.0  29/0353   170/022  29/0353   160/038 29/0403

REMARKS: INCOMPLETE DATA FOR KBFM


NON-METAR OBSERVATIONS...
NOTE: ANEMOMETER HEIGHT IN METERS AND WIND AVERAGING PERIOD IN
MINUTES INDICATED UNDER MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WIND IF KNOWN
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LOCATION  ID    MIN    DATE/     MAX      DATE/     PEAK    DATE/
LAT  LON        PRES   TIME      SUST     TIME      GUST    TIME
DEG DECIMAL     (MB)   (UTC)     (KT)     (UTC)     (KT)    (UTC)
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TT309-GROVE HILL RAWS AL
31.69 -87.76                    999/036  29/0426   999/070 29/0426

TOXA1-USRCRN HADS - 2S THOMASVILLE AL
31.93 -87.74                    999/038  29/0445   999/052 29/0445
                                     3

XBUC-BUCCANEER YACHT CLUB (WEATHERFLOW) AL
30.58 -88.07  998.5   29/0123   150/047  29/0148   130/062 29/0103
                                  10.4

XGBZ-GULF BREEZE (WEATHERFLOW) FL
30.36 -87.16  1003.3  29/0226   170/029  29/0406   170/042 29/0411
                                    15

XCBS-CRYSTAL BEACH (WEATHERFLOW) FL
30.39 -87.41  1005.2  29/0446   160/022  29/0426   150/037 29/0401
                                  13.7



B. MARINE OBSERVATIONS...
NOTE: ANEMOMETER HEIGHT IN METERS AND WIND AVERAGING PERIOD IN
MINUTES INDICATED UNDER MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WIND IF KNOWN
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LOCATION  ID    MIN    DATE/     MAX      DATE/     PEAK    DATE/
LAT  LON        PRES   TIME      SUST     TIME      GUST    TIME
DEG DECIMAL     (MB)   (UTC)     (KT)     (UTC)     (KT)    (UTC)
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DB127 - SANTA ROSA SOUND
30.38 -87.01  1002.8  29/0225   160/036  29/0200   160/051 29/0155
                                   6.9

XOFP-OKALOOSA ISLAND FISHING PIER
30.39 -86.59                    160/037  29/0335   160/047 29/0335
                                  13.7

XFWB-FT. WALTON BEACH (W CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY)
30.40 -86.56  1005.7  29/0338   170/034  29/0358   170/047 29/0358
                                   7.3

DPIA1-DAUPHIN ISLAND, AL/V
30.25 -88.07  1000.8  29/0100   150/049  29/0100   150/062 29/0200
                                    14

MBLA1-MIDDLE BAY LIGHT, AL
30.44 -88.01  998.6   29/0039   120/053  29/0230   120/058 29/0223
                                  14.2

REMARKS:


C. STORM TOTAL RAINFALL FROM 0000 UTC OCT 29 UNTIL 0000 UTC OCT 29
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CITY/TOWN                    COUNTY               ID         RAINFALL
LAT LON                                                       (IN)
DEG DECIMAL
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2 W WAYNESBORO               WAYNE               COOP          6.25
31.68  -88.67

BLACK CREEK                  PERRY               BLCM6         5.16
30.85  -89.03

LEAKESVILLE                  GREENE              CHILI         4.85
31.18  -88.60

WAUSAU                       WAYNE               LAUM6         4.73
31.52  -88.89

2 NW NEW AUGUSTA             PERRY               NAGM6         4.51
31.22  -89.05

2 NE PERKINSTON              STONE               MS-ST-4       3.84
30.80  -89.11

5 SSW THOMASVILLE            CLARKE              AL-CK-10      3.75
31.84  -87.77

USS ALABAMA                  MOBILE              USSAL         3.13
30.68  -88.01

AGRICOLA                     GEORGE              CHILI         2.87
30.82  -88.52

2 W MILLERS FERRY            WILCOX              MRFA1         2.79
32.10  -87.40

4 W TILLMANS CORNER          MOBILE              AL-MB-1       2.34
30.61  -88.26

2 E FAIRHOPE                 BALDWIN             AL-BW-79      2.22
30.52  -87.85

MOBILE REGIONAL              MOBILE              KMOB          2.12
30.68  -88.25

EVERGREEN                    CONECUH             KGZH          1.86
31.42  -87.05

CRESTVIEW                    OKALOOSA            KCEW          1.74
30.72  -86.58

ANDALUSIA OPP AIRPORT        COVINGTON           K79J          1.53
31.23  -86.40



D. INLAND FLOODING...
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E. MAXIMUM OBSERVED WATER LEVEL (WL)...
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ID     CITY/TOWN       COUNTY     STATE  WL  DATUM  DATE/   SOURCE
       OR LOCATION                      (FT)        TIME
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BLBA1  BAYOU LA BATRE  MOBILE       AL  6.89 MHHW   29/0400 NOS
30.4057  -88.2477

MCGA1  USCG SECTOR MOB MOBILE       AL  5.32 MHHW   29/0400 NOS
30.6483  -88.0583

WFRA1  W FOWL RIVER BR MOBILE       AL  5.92 MHHW   29/0436 NOS
30.3766  -88.1586

OBLA1  MOBILE STATE DO MOBILE       AL  5.16 MHHW   29/0400 NOS
30.7083  -88.0433

CIKA1  CHICKASAW CREEK MOBILE       AL  4.52 MHHW   29/0542 NOS
30.7819  -88.0736

BYSA1  DOG RIVER BRIDG MOBILE       AL  4.38 MHHW   29/0518 NOS
30.5652  -88.0880

EFRA1  E FOWL RIVER BR MOBILE       AL  3.68 MHHW   29/0530 NOS
30.4437  -88.1139

WBYA1  WEEKS BAY       BALDWIN      AL  3.02 MHHW   29/0742 NOS
30.4169  -87.8254

DILA1  DAUPHIN ISLAND  MOBILE       AL  2.42 MHHW   29/0630 NOS
30.2500  -88.0750

PCLF1  PENSACOLA BAY   ESCAMBIA     FL  2.11 MHHW   29/0554 NOS
30.4044  -87.2112

REMARKS:


F. TORNADOES...
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(DIST)CITY/TOWN              COUNTY           DATE/         EF SCALE
LAT LON (DEG DECIMAL)                         TIME(UTC)    (IF KNOWN)
DESCRIPTION
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G. STORM IMPACTS BY COUNTY...
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COUNTY            DEATHS           INJURIES             EVACUATIONS
DESCRIPTION
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LEGEND:
I-INCOMPLETE DATA
E-ESTIMATED

BEAMAN

 


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Acknowledgements: Page created by Morgan Barry (forecaster) and Jason Beaman (Warning Coordination Meteorologist).  

LAST UPDATED: November 2020