Posted on 7/31/2017, 7:40:32 AM by NonValueAdded
BULLETIN Tropical Depression Six Special Advisory Number 1 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL062017 600 AM EDT Mon Jul 31 2017
…TROPICAL DEPRESSION FORMS NEAR THE WEST-CENTRAL COAST OF FLORIDA…
SUMMARY OF 600 AM EDT…1000 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…27.7N 83.5W ABOUT 65 MI…105 KM WSW OF TAMPA FLORIDA ABOUT 65 MI…110 KM WNW OF SARASOTA FLORIDA MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…35 MPH…55 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT…E OR 90 DEGREES AT 8 MPH…13 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…1008 MB…29.77 INCHES
WATCHES AND WARNINGS ——————– CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY:
A Tropical Storm Watch has been issued for the west coast of Florida from the Anclote River southward to Englewood.
SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT:
A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for… * Anclote River to Englewood Florida
A Tropical Storm Watch means that tropical storm conditions are possible within the watch area, in this case within the next few hours.
For storm information specific to your area, including possible inland watches and warnings, please monitor products issued by your local National Weather Service forecast office.
DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK —————————— At 600 AM EDT (1000 UTC), the center of Tropical Depression Six was located near latitude 27.7 North, longitude 83.5 West. The depression is moving toward the east near 8 mph (13 km/h) and this general motion is expected to continue today. A turn toward the northeast and an increase in forward speed are expected tonight or Tuesday. On the forecast track, the center of the depression is expected to move inland over the central Florida peninsula later today and move across central Florida through tonight. The depression is forecast to move offshore of the east-central Florida coast early Tuesday.
Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph (55 km/h) with higher gusts. Little change in strength is forecast during the next 48 hours.
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