Watching the ECMWF model arrive for the afternoon update. So far, the incipient wave or whirl explosively intensifies off Florida coast from 1000 mb to 981 mb in only 6-hours. I could be an expert in these storms from my PhD -- this one is at the apex on any strength scale. pic.twitter.com/WIsGT5qiwO

— Ryan Maue | weather.us (@RyanMaue) January 2, 2018