Republican Convention 2012

Could RNC in Tampa Be Rocked By Hurricane?

A blip in the Atlantic could be the first signs of a Hurricane Isaac that could hit Florida as the RNC begins there


For three straight simulations, NOAA's Global Forecast System (GFS) model has tracked a tropical system right over the Florida peninsula through or close to Tampa just as the Republican National Convention is ramping up. Assuming this system—presently a little swirl in the open Atlantic—strengthens some, it will be named Isaac.