...ARTHUR BECOMES POST-TROPICAL... ...THIS IS THE LAST ADVISORY...

...ARTHUR BECOMES POST-TROPICAL... ...THIS IS THE LAST ADVISORY...

Post-Tropical Cyclone Arthur Advisory Number 12

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       AL012020

1100 AM AST Tue May 19 2020

 

SUMMARY OF 1100 AM AST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION

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LOCATION...36.8N 68.6W

ABOUT 400 MI...645 KM ENE OF CAPE HATTERAS NORTH CAROLINA

ABOUT 380 MI...610 KM NW OF BERMUDA

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...60 MPH...95 KM/H

PRESENT MOVEMENT...E OR 100 DEGREES AT 15 MPH...24 KM/H

MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...991 MB...29.27 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 center of Post-Tropical Cyclone Arthur was located near latitude 36.8 North, longitude 68.6 West. The post-tropical cyclone is moving toward the east near 15 mph (24

km/h), and Arthur is expected to gradually turn southward and slow down over the next day or so.

 

Maximum sustained winds are near 60 mph (95 km/h) with higher gusts. Some gradual weakening is forecast to begin tonight and continue through Wednesday.

 

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 160 miles (260 km) from the center.

 

The estimated minimum central pressure is 991 mb (29.27 inches).

 

 

HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND

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SURF: Swells generated by Arthur are expected to affect portions of the mid-Atlantic and southeast U.S. coasts during the next day or two. These swells could cause life-threatening surf and rip

current conditions. Please consult products from your local weather office.

 

 

Forecaster Blake