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Tropical Storm Lorenzo: Wednesday 5pm Update

...LORENZO MOVING SLOWLY EASTWARD...
...EXPECTED TO WEAKEN...


SUMMARY OF 500 PM AST...2100 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...29.3N 48.7W
ABOUT 975 MI...1570 KM E OF BERMUDA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...45 MPH...75 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...E OR 100 DEGREES AT 5 MPH...7 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1006 MB...29.71 INCHES


WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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THERE ARE NO COASTAL WATCHES OR WARNINGS IN EFFECT.


DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK
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AT 500 PM AST...2100 UTC...THE CENTER OF TROPICAL STORM LORENZO WAS
LOCATED NEAR LATITUDE 29.3 NORTH...LONGITUDE 48.7 WEST. LORENZO IS
MOVING TOWARD THE EAST NEAR 5 MPH...7 KM/H.  A TURN TOWARD THE
NORTHEAST WITH SOME INCREASE IN FORWARD SPEED IS EXPECTED BY
THURSDAY.

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS ARE NEAR 45 MPH...75 KM/H...WITH HIGHER
GUSTS.  WEAKENING IS FORECAST DURING THE NEXT 48 HOURS...AND LORENZO
IS LIKELY TO DEGENERATE INTO A REMNANT LOW BY FRIDAY. 

TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUTWARD UP TO 70 MILES...110 KM
FROM THE CENTER.

THE ESTIMATED MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE IS 1006 MB...29.71 INCHES.


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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NONE.


NEXT ADVISORY
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NEXT COMPLETE ADVISORY...1100 PM AST.
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