Tropical Storm Gabrielle Advisory Number   4

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       AL082019

1100 AM AST Wed Sep 04 2019

 

SUMMARY OF 1100 AM AST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION

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LOCATION...20.5N 33.8W

ABOUT 715 MI...1150 KM WNW OF THE CABO VERDE ISLANDS

ABOUT 1275 MI...2050 KM SSW OF THE AZORES

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...50 MPH...85 KM/H

PRESENT MOVEMENT...NW OR 320 DEGREES AT 9 MPH...15 KM/H

MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1003 MB...29.62 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 1100 AM AST (1500 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Gabrielle was located near latitude 20.5 North, longitude 33.8 West. Gabrielle is moving toward the northwest near 9 mph (15 km/h), and this motion is expected to continue through Saturday, with an increase in forward speed expected late in the week.

 

Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 50 mph (85 km/h) with higher gusts. Little change in strength is forecast during the next few days.

 

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 140 miles (220 km) from the center.

 

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1003 mb (29.62 inches).

 

 

HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND

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None.