Atlantic Basin Tropical Cyclones

Tropical Storm Alex Public Advisory


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WTNT31 KNHC 051447
TCPAT1

BULLETIN
Tropical Storm Alex Advisory Number  12
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       AL012022
1100 AM EDT Sun Jun 05 2022

...ALEX MOVING RAPIDLY EAST-NORTHEASTWARD...
...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED ON BERMUDA STARTING 
LATE TONIGHT OR EARLY MONDAY... 

SUMMARY OF 1100 AM EDT...1500 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...30.4N 73.9W
ABOUT 550 MI...890 KM W OF BERMUDA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...60 MPH...95 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...ENE OR 60 DEGREES AT 23 MPH...37 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...993 MB...29.33 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 1100 AM EDT (1500 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Alex was
located near latitude 30.4 North, longitude 73.9 West. Alex is
moving toward the east-northeast near 23 mph (37 km/h)  A fast 
motion toward the east-northeast is expected through Monday, 
followed by an eastward motion at a slower forward speed on Tuesday.
On the forecast track, the tropical storm is expected to pass near 
or just north of Bermuda on Monday.

Reports from an Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter aircraft
indicate that maximum sustained winds are near 60 mph (95 km/h)
with higher gusts.  Slight strengthening is possible through
tonight. After that time, Alex is forecast to weaken, and the 
system is expected to become an extratropical low on Tuesday.

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

The estimated minimum central pressure based on the Hurricane
Hunter aircraft data is 993 mb (29.33 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 late
tonight into Monday.

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


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next intermediate advisory at 200 PM EDT.
Next complete advisory at 500 PM EDT.

$$
Forecaster Beven



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