Gabrielle 8 AM advisory

Here is the 8 AM special advisory, with some of my wording.

TROPICAL STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FOR

  • The lower Chesapeake Bay south of New Point Comfort.

TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM

  •  Surf City, North Carolina to Cape Charles Light, Virginia
  • Includes the Pamlico and Albemarle Sounds.

INFORMATION

  • 30 miles South-southeast of Cape Lookout, North Carolina.
  • Moving north-northwest at 10 mph.
  • Winds increased to 50 mph according to Reconnaissance aircraft.
  • Tropical Storm Force winds only extend 45 miles from the Center
  • Minimal Central Pressure down to 1005 mb.
  • Coastal Storm Surge Flooding of 2 to 3 feet is possible as Gabrielle makes landfall.
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: