NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL122016
…KARL REMAINS A SHEARED TROPICAL STORM…
SUMMARY OF 1100 AM AST…1500 UTC…INFORMATION
ABOUT 1500 MI…2415 KM E OF THE LEEWARD ISLANDS
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…45 MPH…75 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…W OR 265 DEGREES AT 13 MPH…20 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…1004 MB…29.65 INCHES
WATCHES AND WARNINGS
There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK
At 1100 AM AST (1500 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Karl was
located near latitude 18.3 North, longitude 39.0 West. Karl is
moving toward the west near 13 mph (20 km/h), and this general
motion is expected to continue during the next couple of days.
Maximum sustained winds are near 45 mph (75 km/h) with higher gusts.
Little change in strength is forecast during the next 48 hours.
Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 240 miles (390 km),
primarily to the northeast of the center.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 1004 mb (29.65 inches).
HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
Source: Daily Herald
TROPICAL STORM KARL ADVISORY NUMBER 13 NWS 1100 AM AST SAT SEP 17 2016