This is an automatic message WTNT35 KNHC 110850
Tropical Storm Nadine Advisory Number 9
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL152018
500 AM AST Thu Oct 11 2018
…NADINE FORECAST TO BEGIN WEAKENING SOON…
SUMMARY OF 500 AM AST…0900 UTC…INFORMATION
ABOUT 595 MI…960 KM W OF THE SOUTHERNMOST CABO VERDE ISLANDS
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…65 MPH…100 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…NW OR 325 DEGREES AT 8 MPH…13 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…997 MB…29.44 INCHES
WATCHES AND WARNINGS
There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK
At 500 AM AST (0900 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Nadine was
located near latitude 14.1 North, longitude 33.3 West. Nadine is
moving toward the northwest near 8 mph (13 km/h) and this general
motion is anticipated to continue during the next day or so. A turn
toward the west-northwest or west is forecast to occur on Friday.
Maximum sustained winds remain near 65 mph (100 km/h) with higher
gusts. Gradual weakening is expected during the next couple of
days, and Nadine is forecast to degenerate into a trough of low
pressure over the weekend.
Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 80 miles (130 km)
from the center.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 997 mb (29.44 inches).
HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
Next complete advisory at 1100 AM AST.