I simply could not resist using the word “zombie” in my headline for this piece. (I’m convinced that I was a New York Post headline writer in a former life…) But honestly, I think it’s legit in this case.
To see why, have a look at my annotated screen-grab above and make note of the starting position of the cyclone I’ve marked, and its eventual track. Then, click on the image to watch an animation of satellite water vapor imagery. Watch how the cyclone wanders around over the course of