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Tropics Update: Gabrielle

...GABRIELLE DISSIPATES...
...HEAVY RAIN THREAT CONTINUES OVER PUERTO RICO AND THE U.S. VIRGIN
ISLANDS...


SUMMARY OF 1100 PM AST...0300 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...19.0N 68.5W
ABOUT 30 MI...45 KM NNW OF PUNTA CANA DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...30 MPH...45 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNW OR 335 DEGREES AT 9 MPH...15 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1010 MB...29.83 INCHES


WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT...

THERE ARE NO COASTAL WATCHES OR WARNINGS IN EFFECT.


DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK
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SATELLITE IMAGERY AND SURFACE OBSERVATIONS INDICATE THAT GABRIELLE
NO LONGER HAS A WELL-DEFINED CIRCULATION CENTER AND IS NO LONGER A
TROPICAL CYCLONE. 

AT 1100 PM AST...0300 UTC...THE REMNANTS OF GABRIELLE WERE LOCATED
NEAR LATITUDE 19.0 NORTH...LONGITUDE 68.5 WEST. THE REMNANTS ARE
MOVING TOWARD THE NORTH-NORTHWEST AROUND 9 MPH...15 KM/H. A GENERAL
NORTH-NORTHWEST TO NORTHWARD MOTION IS EXPECTED FOR THE NEXT DAY OR
TWO. 

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS ARE NEAR 30 MPH...45 KM/H...WITH HIGHER
GUSTS.

THE ESTIMATED MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE IS 1010 MB...29.83 INCHES.


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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RAINFALL...THE REMNANTS OF GABRIELLE ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE TOTAL
RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES OVER PUERTO RICO AND THE U.S.
VIRGIN ISLANDS...WITH ISOLATED MAXIMUM AMOUNTS OF UP TO 8 INCHES
POSSIBLE IN AREAS OF MOUNTAINOUS TERRAIN. THESE RAINS COULD CAUSE
DANGEROUS FLASH FLOODS AND MUD SLIDES OVER MOUNTAINOUS TERRAIN.


NEXT ADVISORY
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THIS IS THE LAST PUBLIC ADVISORY ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL HURRICANE
CENTER ON THIS SYSTEM. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON THIS SYSTEM CAN BE
FOUND IN HIGH SEAS FORECASTS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE...UNDER AWIPS HEADER NFDHSFAT1 AND WMO HEADER FZNT01 KWBC.
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