Sunday, August 23, 2020

4 AM Advisory on T.S. Marco - HURRICANE AND STORM SURGE WARNINGS ISSUED FOR PORTIONS OF THE NORTHERN GULF COAST

THE FORECAST TRACK

TROPICAL STORM MARCO 


SUMMARY OF 400 AM CDT...0900 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...23.7N 87.0W
ABOUT 185 MI...295 KM NW OF THE WESTERN TIP OF CUBA
ABOUT 395 MI...635 KM SSE OF THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...70 MPH...110 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNW OR 335 DEGREES AT 13 MPH...20 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...994 MB...29.36 INCHES


WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY:

A Storm Surge Warning has been issued from Morgan City Louisiana
to Ocean Springs Mississippi.

A Hurricane Warning has been issued for the coast of Louisiana from
Morgan City to the Mouth of the Pearl River.

A Tropical Storm Warning has been issued for Louisiana for Lake
Pontchartrain, Lake Maurepas, and Metropolitan New Orleans

The Hurricane Watch from the Mouth of the Pearl River to the
Mississippi/Alabama border has been changed to a Tropical Storm
Warning.

- NHC

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