"Debby forced the suspension of 8 percent of the region's oil and gas production." TWC Wow there goes another reason to artificially raise the price of fuel! The big oil companies found out we will pay post Katrina.
If you take the forecast path for Debbie and the Panhandle of Florida, then compare that to windfinder you have an issue. We are expecting 50+ according to the Weather Channel for Thursday. According to Windfinder.com we are expecting as little as 2 kts in the mid afternoon Thursday.
So the Fisher King has stood on the bow saying over and over "I'm going to huff and I'm going to puff until I blow you away! Then he mumbles some incoherent phrases followed by a dance. Must have worked because Debbie track looks like a tug of war toward the panhandle.