West Coast Wind Blog: Tropical depression upgraded to a named storm by National Hurricane Center.

by Mike Godsey, mikeATiwindsurf.com

The National Hurricane Center has upgraded the approaching low pressure storm to a Tropical Storm named Raynond.

 

 

Below is an animation of ECMWF model of the storm’s trajectory as well is a summary of all the latest model forecasts for trajectory and wind velocity.

 

 

Note that there is great variation since this is a part of the ocean with sparse data for the models to work with.