Superstorm Sandy was the same type of scenario; High pressure north blocked Sandy from moving north/northeast away from the coast, while low pressure steered it into coast.
As noted, eye wall isn’t as well defined as it was earlier, however, this is likely just due to eye wall recycling as Hurricane Hunter recon observed 4nm inner eye, and larger outer eye on NOAA Flight 14
Next update at 11PM.
Interests in the following locations should be making final safety preparations now:
- Florida: From Miami up through Jacksonville (until we know exact storm track)