…KIRK NO LONGER HAS A CLOSED CIRCULATION… …ADVISORIES ARE BEING DISCONTINUED… | THE DAILY HERALD

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Remnants of Kirk Advisory Number   9

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL      

1100 AM AST Mon Sep 24, 2018

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SUMMARY OF 1100 AM AST…1500 UTC…INFORMATION

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LOCATION…10.0N 39.5W

ABOUT 1070 MI…1725 KM WSW OF THE SOUTHERNMOST CABO VERDE ISLANDS

ABOUT 1470 MI…2365 KM E OF THE WINDWARD ISLANDS

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…40 MPH…65 KM/H

PRESENT MOVEMENT…W OR 280 DEGREES AT 23 MPH…37 KM/H

MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…1007 MB…29.74 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 remnants of Kirk were located near latitude 10.0 North, longitude 39.5 West. The remnants are moving toward the west near 23 mph (37 km/h) and this general motion is expected to continue over the next few days.

Maximum sustained winds are near 40 mph (65 km/h) with higher gusts. Little change in strength is forecast during the next 48 hours.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1007 mb (29.74 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 unless regeneration occurs. Additional information on this system can be found in High Seas Forecasts issued by the National Weather Service, under AWIPS header NFDHSFAT1, WMO header FZNT01 KWBC, and available on the Web at https://ocean.weather.gov/shtml/NFDHSFAT1.shtml.

Forecaster Pasch

Source: The Daily Herald https://www.thedailyherald.sx/islands/80926-kirk-no-longer-has-a-closed-circulation-advisories-are-being-discontinued

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