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July 12, 2019

Tropical Weather Update from the Spaceflight Meteorology Group

At 10AM CDT, Tropical Storm Barry was located at 28.2N 90.4W or 300 miles ESE of JSC, moving WNW at 5 MPH. Maximum sustained winds were 65 MPH. Barry is... More »

July 11, 2019

JSC Roundup Special on Tropical Storm Barry

Center Management continues to monitor Tropical Storm Barry. Currently the forecast track takes the storm well east of JSC into central Louisiana. There are no plans to proceed with hurricane... More »

July 11, 2019

Tropical Storm Barry Forms in Gulf

At 10:00 AM CDT, Tropical Storm Barry formed with a a center located at 27.8N 88.7W or 405 miles SE of JSC, moving west at 5 MPH. Maximum sustained winds... More »

July 11, 2019

Tropical Weather Statement from the Spaceflight Meteorology Group

At 7:00 AM CDT, the apparent center of a weather disturbance expected to become a tropical depression or storm today was located at 27.6 N 88.5 W, moving west at... More »

July 10, 2019

Time to Plan

The outlook and forecast of potential tropical development is very uncertain at this time. The forecast track of future Barry is too close to Texas to rule out impacts from... More »

July 10, 2019

Gulf Update from the Spaceflight Meteorology Group

The National Hurricane Center has begun issuing advisories for a potential tropical depression/storm that is expected to develop in the northern Gulf of Mexico later today or tomorrow.  Should this... More »

July 9, 2019

Watching the Gulf

The Office of Emergency Management is monitoring the potential for tropical development in the Gulf. The latest from the National Weather Service: -The forecast models today have become more consistent... More »

June 21, 2019

JSC Under Heat Advisory

From the Spaceflight Meteorology Group: The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory through 9PM today that includes JSC. Clouds kept the maximum temperature down yesterday to 91 degrees... More »

June 20, 2019

JSC Under Heat Advisory

The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory beginning at 9AM lasting until 7PM this evening that includes JSC. At 8:10 AM this morning JSC Bldg 30 was 83... More »

June 13, 2019

EXERCISE! Center Status after Hurricane Fabrication EXERCISE!

*******EXERCISE! EXERCISE!*************   Consider how you would account for employees and communicate after a storm passes. This brief damage report may offer you more detailed talking points. You may want... More »