Here is one meteorologist's guess at the timing of the storm:
If figure A proves to be accurate, and we consider figure B (see below)...
This is one wild storm, and we've only scratched the surface of it. Things will change over the next 24-hours, but we want you to be prepared either way should it deliver a mighty blow to the region or hustle on out to sea.
Current prediction: Release on Thursday; Delay on Friday.