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Tropical Storm Warnings Lowered For Southern New England

Tropical Storm Warnings Lowered For Southern New England

| September 22, 2017 @ 3:33 pm

This Is The Last Advisory On Jose

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Irma Weakens To A Tropical Depression

Irma Weakens To A Tropical Depression

| September 11, 2017 @ 9:34 pm

Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 35 mph with higher gusts. Additional weakening is forecast, and Irma is expected to degenerate into a remnant low by Monday evening. The low is likely to dissipate by Tuesday evening.

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Katia Dissipates Over The Terrain Of Eastern Mexico But Threat
For Heavy Rainfall Continues

Katia Dissipates Over The Terrain Of Eastern Mexico But Threat For Heavy Rainfall Continues

| September 9, 2017 @ 9:33 am

At 1000 AM CDT (1500 UTC), the remnants of Katia were located near latitude 20.0 North, longitude 97.9 West. The remnants are moving toward the west-southwest near 5 mph (7 km/h), and this motion is expected to continue for the next day or so.

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Flooding Rains Continue Over Extreme Eastern Texas And Western
Louisiana

Flooding Rains Continue Over Extreme Eastern Texas And Western Louisiana

| August 30, 2017 @ 9:55 pm

At 1000 PM CDT (0300 UTC), the center of Tropical Depression Harvey was located near latitude 31.7 North, longitude 92.3 West. The depression is moving toward the north-northeast near 9 mph (15 km/h) and this motion is expected to continue tonight. A turn toward the northeast is expected Thursday or Thursday night. On the forecast track, the center of Harvey should move through central Louisiana tonight, then move through northeastern Louisiana and northwestern Mississippi Thursday and Thursday night, and over the Tennessee Valley region on Friday.

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Disturbance Moving Away From The North Carolina Coast

Disturbance Moving Away From The North Carolina Coast

| August 29, 2017 @ 3:31 pm

At 500 PM EDT (2100 UTC), the disturbance was centered off the coast of North Carolina near latitude 36.0 North, longitude 74.3 West. The system is moving toward the northeast near 20 mph (31 km/h), and it is expected to accelerate further toward the northeast and east-northeast during the next couple of days. The disturbance will continue to move away from the North Carolina coast over the western Atlantic Ocean tonight.

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