Atlantic Basin Tropical Cyclones

Tropical Storm Katia Update Statement



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WTNT64 KNHC 021239
TCUAT4

Tropical Storm Katia Tropical Cyclone Update
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       AL122023
1140 AM CVT Sat Sep 02 2023

...KATIA STRENGTHENING...

Satellite wind data indicate that the maximum sustained winds of 
Katia have increased to 50 mph (85 km/h).  A new intensity forecast 
to reflect the current intensity will be issued by 2 PM CVT 
(1500 UTC).


SUMMARY OF 1140 AM CVT...1240 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...23.5N 29.4W
ABOUT 630 MI...1015 KM NW OF THE CABO VERDE ISLANDS
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...50 MPH...85 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNW OR 330 DEGREES AT 13 MPH...20 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1000 MB...29.53 INCHES

$$
Forecaster Blake




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