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8am Update on Tropical Storm Gabrielle

Tropical Storm Gabrielle Forecast Track (NHC) Tropical Storm Gabrielle Forecast Track (NHC)

Gabrielle Is Heading Toward Bermuda.

 

Summary Of 800 Am EDT Information

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Location... 29.9n 64.9w

About 165 Miles South Of Bermuda

Maximum Sustained Winds... 40 Mph

Present Movement... North Or 360 Degrees At 14 Mph

Minimum Central Pressure... 1008 Mb... 29.77 Inches

 

A Tropical Storm Warning Is In Effect For Bermuda

 

At 800 Am EDT... The Center Of Tropical Storm Gabrielle

Was Located Near Latitude 29.9 North... Longitude 64.9 West.

Gabrielle Is Moving Toward The North Near 14 Mph And

This General Motion Is Forecast To Continue Today And Tonight.

A Gradual Turn Toward The North-Northwest With A Decrease

In Forward Speed Is Expected On Wednesday. On The Forecast

Track... Gabrielle Is Expected To Pass Over Or Near Bermuda

By Wednesday Morning.

 

Maximum Sustained Winds Are Near 40 Mph...65 KWith Higher

Gusts. Some Strengthening Is Forecast During The Next 48 Hours.

 

Tropical-Storm-Force Winds Extend Outward Up To 70 Miles

From The Center.

 

The Estimated Minimum Central Pressure Is 1008 Mb...

29.77 Inches.

 

A Storm Surge Of 2 To 3 Feet Above Normal Tide Levels

Is Expected On Bermuda. In Addition... Rough Surf Conditions

Will Begin To Affect Bermuda By This Afternoon.

 

Gabrielle Is Expected To Produce Rainfall Amounts Of

2 To 4 Inches Over Bermuda... With Isolated Maximum

Totals Of 6 Inches Possible.

 

Tropical Storm Conditions Are Expected On Bermuda By

Late Tonight And Continuing Into Wednesday.

 

Next Complete Advisory... 1100 Am EDT.

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