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Hurricane Lee Advisory Number  26
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       AL142017
1100 AM AST Sun Sep 24 2017

...TINY LEE A LITTLE STRONGER...


SUMMARY OF 1100 AM AST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...31.4N 49.9W
ABOUT 875 MI...1410 KM E OF BERMUDA
ABOUT 1375 MI...2210 KM WSW OF THE AZORES
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...90 MPH...150 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...SE OR 140 DEGREES AT 3 MPH...6 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...982 MB...29.00 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 1100 AM AST (1500 UTC), the eye of Hurricane Lee was located
near latitude 31.4 North, longitude 49.9 West. Lee is moving toward
the southeast near 3 mph (6 km/h) and this motion is expected to
continue during the next 24 hours. A turn toward the southwest or
west-southwest is expected by late Monday.

Maximum sustained winds are near 90 mph (150 km/h) with higher
gusts. Some strengthening is forecast during the next 48 hours,
and Lee could be near major hurricane strength on Monday.

Lee is a very small hurricane. Hurricane-force winds only extend
outward up to 10 miles (20 km) from the center and tropical-storm-
force winds extend outward up to 45 miles (75 km).

The estimated minimum central pressure is 982 mb (29.00 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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None.


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 500 PM AST.

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Forecaster Brown

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