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Tropical Storm Alex Public Advisory


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WTNT31 KNHC 051157
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Tropical Storm Alex Intermediate Advisory Number 11A
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       AL012022
800 AM EDT Sun Jun 05 2022

...ALEX MOVING QUICKLY NORTHEASTWARD...
...EXPECTED TO MAKE CLOSEST APPROACH TO BERMUDA ON MONDAY
AFTERNOON...


SUMMARY OF 800 AM EDT...1200 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...29.8N 75.0W
ABOUT 635 MI...1020 KM WSW OF BERMUDA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...50 MPH...85 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NE OR 55 DEGREES AT 22 MPH...35 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...995 MB...29.39 INCHES


WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY:

None.

SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT:

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for...
* Bermuda

A Tropical Storm Warning means that tropical storm conditions are
expected somewhere within the warning area within 36 hours.

For storm information specific to your area, please monitor
products issued by your national meteorological service.


DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK
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At 800 AM EDT (1200 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Alex was
located near latitude 29.8 North, longitude 75.0 West. Alex is
moving toward the northeast near 22 mph (35 km/h). Further 
acceleration to the northeast is expected over the next 12-24 
hours. A gradual turn to the east-northeast and east is expected 
between Monday and Tuesday. On the forecast track, the tropical 
storm is expected to pass near or just north of Bermuda on Monday.

Maximum sustained winds are near 50 mph (85 km/h) with higher
gusts. Some slight strengthening is possible today followed by
weakening beginning on Monday.  An Air Force Reserve Hurricane 
Hunter aircraft is currently investigating Alex.

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 205 miles (335 km)
from the center, mainly to the southeast of the center of Alex.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 995 mb (29.39 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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Key messages for Tropical Storm Alex can be found in the Tropical
Cyclone Discussion under AWIPS header MIATCDAT1, WMO header WTNT41
KNHC, and on the web at
hurricanes.gov/graphics_at1.shtml?key_messages.

RAINFALL: Heavy rainfall from Tropical Storm Alex is expected to
bring 2 to 3 inches or 50 to 75 mm of rain across Bermuda through
Monday

WIND:  Tropical storm conditions are expected on the island of
Bermuda beginning on Monday.


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 1100 AM EDT.

$$
Forecaster Beven



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