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Post-Tropical Cyclone Selma Advisory Number 7
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL EP202017
400 PM CDT Sat Oct 28 2017


...SELMA DEGENERATES TO A REMNANT LOW PRESSURE AREA...
...STILL EXPECTED TO PRODUCE TORRENTIAL RAINS AND FLASH FLOODS THROUGH SUNDAY...



SUMMARY OF 400 PM CDT...2100 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...14.3N 88.8W ABOUT 50 MI...80 KM NNE OF SAN SALVADOR EL SALVADOR MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...30 MPH...45 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNE OR 30 DEGREES AT 5 MPH...7 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1007 MB...29.74 INCHES



WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.



DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK
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At 400 PM CDT (2100 UTC), the center of Post-Tropical Cyclone Selma was located near latitude 14.3 North, longitude 88.8 West. The post-tropical cyclone is moving toward the north-northeast near 5 mph (7 km/h), and this motion should continue until dissipation tonight.

Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 30 mph (45 km/h) with higher gusts. Dissipation is expected tonight.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1007 mb (29.74 inches).



HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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RAINFALL: Selma is expected to produce total rain accumulations of 2 to 5 inches over El Salvador, southern Guatemala, and southern Honduras through Sunday. This rainfall could cause isolated flash floods, especially in mountainous terrain.

WIND: Gusty winds are likely to continue over El Salvador today, but are expected to diminish by tonight.

SURF: Swells generated by Selma will continue to affect portions of the coasts of Nicaragua, Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala through tonight. These swells are likely to cause life-threatening surf and rip current conditions today. Please consult products from your local weather office.



NEXT ADVISORY
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This is the last public advisory issued by the National Hurricane Center on this system.

$$ Forecaster Roberts

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