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4am Update on Subtropical Storm Melissa

Subtropical Storm Melissa Forecast Track (NHC) Subtropical Storm Melissa Forecast Track (NHC)
Melissa Strengthens A Little And Turns Northward Over 
The Central Atlantic.
 
 
Summary Of 400 Am EST Information
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Location... 31.2n 54.6w
About 605 Miles East Of Bermuda
Maximum Sustained Winds... 65 Mph
Present Movement... North Or 360 Degrees At 9 Mph
Minimum Central Pressure... 982 Mb... 29.00 Inches
 
 
There Are No Coastal Watches Or Warnings In Effect.
 
 
At 400 Am EST... The Center Of Subtropical Storm Melissa
Was Located Near Latitude 31.2 North... Longitude 54.6 West. The
Storm Is Moving Toward The North Near 9 Mph. A Turn To The
Northeast With An Increase In Forward Speed Is Expected To Occur
Later Today.
 
Maximum Sustained Winds Are Near 65 Mph With Higher
Gusts. Some Increase In Strength Is Expected... And Melissa Is
Anticipated To Transition To A Tropical Storm Later Today Or
Tonight.
 
Winds Of 40 Mph Extend Outward Up To 310 Miles From The
Center.
 
The Estimated Minimum Central Pressure Is 982 Mb...
29.00 Inches.
 
 
Large Swells Will Continue To Affect Bermuda... Portions Of
The Northern Leeward Islands... Puerto Rico... Hispaniola... And The
Southeastern Bahamas During The Next Couple Of Days... Causing
Life-Threatening Surf And Rip Currents. 
 
 
Next Complete Advisory... 1000 Am EST.
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