Tropical Storm Edouard Advisory Number 8

Tropical Storm Edouard Advisory Number   8

...EDOUARD MOVING QUICKLY NORTHEASTWARD...

...EXPECTED TO BECOME POST-TROPICAL LATER TODAY...

 

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       AL052020

500 AM AST Mon Jul 06 2020

 

SUMMARY OF 500 AM AST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION

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LOCATION...39.0N 53.6W

ABOUT 530 MI...855 KM S OF CAPE RACE NEWFOUNDLAND

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...40 MPH...65 KM/H

PRESENT MOVEMENT...NE OR 55 DEGREES AT 36 MPH...57 KM/H

MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1008 MB...29.77 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 AM AST (0900 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Edouard waslocated near latitude 39.0 North, longitude 53.6 West. Edouard is moving toward the northeast near 36 mph (57 km/h) and this motion is expected to continue for the next couple of days.

 

Maximum sustained winds are near 40 mph (65 km/h) with higher gusts.

Little significant change in strength is forecast before Edouard is forecast to become post-tropical later today or tonight.

 

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 60 miles (95 km) mainly to the southeast of the center.

 

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1008 mb (29.77 inches).

 

 

HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND

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None