Tropical Storm Gordon

 

Satellite GIF and Image Courtesy: NOAA

The National Hurricane Center reports the center of Tropical Storm Gordon making landfall just west of the Alabama-Mississippi border tonight.

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Here’s the 10 p.m. CDT public advisory from the NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL  today:

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“LOCATION…30.3N 88.4W
ABOUT 30 MI…50 KM ESE OF BILOXI MISSISSIPPI
ABOUT 35 MI…55 KM SSW OF MOBILE ALABAMA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…70 MPH…110 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…NW OR 315 DEGREES AT 14 MPH…22 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…997 MB…29.44 INCHES

WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY:

All warnings and watches west of the mouth of the Pearl River have
been discontinued.  The Storm Surge Warning west of Biloxi has
also been discontinued.

SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT:

A Storm Surge Warning is in effect for…
* Biloxi Mississippi to Dauphin Island

A Storm Surge Watch is in effect for…
* East of Dauphin Island to Navarre

A Hurricane Warning is in effect for…
* Mouth of the Pearl River to the Alabama-Florida Border”

 

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