NOAA Radar


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WTNT32 KNHC 072044
TCPAT2

BULLETIN
Tropical Depression Nine Advisory Number 1
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL092018
500 PM AST Fri Sep 07 2018

...TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE FORMS OVER THE EASTERN ATLANTIC...
...NO IMMEDIATE THREAT TO LAND...


SUMMARY OF 500 PM AST...2100 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...13.6N 34.9W
ABOUT 1755 MI...2820 KM E OF THE WINDWARD ISLANDS
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...35 MPH...55 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...STATIONARY
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1007 MB...29.74 INCHES


WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.


DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK
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At 500 PM AST (2100 UTC), the center of Tropical Depression Nine was
located near latitude 13.6 North, longitude 34.9 West. The
depression is stationary and little motion is expected through
tonight. A westward motion with an increase in forward speed is
expected this weekend and early next week.

Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph (55 km/h) with higher gusts.
Little change in strength is expected during the next 24 hours, but
gradual strengthening is forecast late this weekend and early next
week.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1007 mb (29.74 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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None


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 1100 PM AST.

$$
Forecaster Cangialosi



Information from National Weather Service.