Post-Tropical Cyclone Bertha


LATEST ADVISORY FOR POST-TROPICAL CYCLONE BERTHA 

AT 1100 AM AST...1500 UTC...THE CENTER OF POST-TROPICAL CYCLONE
BERTHA WAS ESTIMATED NEAR LATITUDE 40.2 NORTH...LONGITUDE
62.7 WEST. THE POST-TROPICAL CYCLONE IS MOVING TOWARD THE NORTHEAST
NEAR 31 MPH ...50 KM/H...AND THIS MOTION IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE
DURING THE NEXT DAY OR TWO.

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS ARE NEAR 50 MPH...85 KM/H...WITH HIGHER
GUSTS.  LITTLE CHANGE IN STRENGTH IS FORECAST DURING THE NEXT 48
HOURS.

GALE FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUTWARD UP TO 140 MILES...220 KM TO THE
SOUTH OF THE CENTER.

THE ESTIMATED MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE IS 1006 MB...29.71 INCHES.


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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NONE


NEXT ADVISORY
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THIS IS THE LAST PUBLIC ADVISORY ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL HURRICANE
CENTER ON THIS SYSTEM. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON THIS SYSTEM CAN BE
FOUND IN HIGH SEAS FORECASTS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE...UNDER AWIPS HEADER NFDHSFAT1 AND WMO HEADER FZNT01 KWBC.



Source: National Hurricane Center

 

Latest Tropical Forecast




TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
200 PM EDT MON SEP 1 2014 For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: A broad area of low pressure is located over the Bay of Campeche about 300 miles east-southeast of Tuxpan Mexico. An Air Force Reserve Unit reconnaissance aircraft is currently investigating the low to see if a well-defined center of circulation has formed. Environmental conditions appear to be conducive for development, and this system is likely to become a tropical depression later today or on Tuesday while it moves west-northwestward near 10 mph. Interests along the western Gulf coast of Mexico should monitor the progress of this disturbance, since watches or warnings could soon be required. Regardless of development, this system will produce heavy rainfall across the Yucatan Peninsula and southeastern Mexico today and Tuesday, and across portions of eastern mainland Mexico on Tuesday and Wednesday. * Formation chance through 48 hours...high...80 percent. * Formation chance through 5 days...high...80 percent.
Source: National Hurricane Center

 

Caller-Times 2013 Hurricane Guide

Caller-Times Hurricane Guide 2013

Well, it's that time of the year again. Hurricane season is upon us and what better time to prepare for it than right now. Take a look at our expert guide to helping you protect yourself from one of nature's most severe forms of weather. Our hurricane guide will help you make the right decisions now, before you're caught unprepared.

 

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Trimming trees now can save cleanup later

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Assess insurance needs in advance

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What to do before the storm

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What to do during/after storm

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Memories of past storms still vivid

Doreen Harris, 80, still has the Caller–Times’ special publication of photos documenting the destruction of Hurricane Celia in 1970. But her vivid memory tells another story. “I remember military people clearing the streets,” she said. “I have a souvenir of ...

 

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Post-Tropical Cyclone Bertha

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