NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL122016
ISSUED BY THE NWS WEATHER PREDICTION CENTER COLLEGE PARK MD
1100 AM AST MON SEP 19 2016
…KARL MOVING WESTWARD WITH NO CHANGE IN STRENGTH…
SUMMARY OF 1100 AM AST…1500 UTC…INFORMATION
ABOUT 895 MI…1435 KM E OF THE LEEWARD ISLANDS
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…40 MPH…65 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…W OR 275 DEGREES AT 13 MPH…20 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…1006 MB…29.71 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 18.6 North, longitude 48.3 West. Karl is
moving toward the west near 13 mph (20 km/h), and this motion is
expected to continue through tonight. A west-northwestward motion
at a similar forward speed is expected on Tuesday.
Maximum sustained winds are near 40 mph (65 km/h) with higher gusts.
Some slight strengthening is forecast during the next 48 hours.
Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 115 miles (185 km)
to the north of the center.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 1006 mb (29.71 inches).
HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
Source: Daily Herald
TROPICAL STORM KARL ADVISORY NUMBER 21