Atlantic Basin Tropical Cyclones

Hurricane Ian Update Statement


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Hurricane Ian Tropical Cyclone Update
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       AL092022
600 PM EDT Wed Sep 28 2022

...6 PM EDT HURRICANE IAN POSITION UPDATE...
...IAN BATTERING THE FLORIDA PENINSULA WITH CATASTROPHIC STORM 
SURGE, WINDS, AND FLOODING...

A University of Florida Coastal Monitoring Program wind tower 
recently reported a minimum pressure of 953 mb (28.14 inches) near 
the center of Ian's eye.  A NOAA C-MAN Station at Venice Beach 
measured sustained winds of 77 mph (124 km/h) with a gust of 104 mph 
(167 km/h) in the northern eyewall within the last hour.

SUMMARY OF 600 PM EDT...2200 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...27.0N 81.9W
ABOUT 15 MI...25 KM ENE OF PUNTA GORDA FLORIDA
ABOUT 110 MI...180 KM SSW OF ORLANDO FLORIDA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...130 MPH...210 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNE OR 20 DEGREES AT 8 MPH...13 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...951 MB...28.08 INCHES

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Forecaster Bucci/D. Zelinsky



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