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Tropical Storm ARLENE


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TROPICAL STORM ARLENE ADVISORY NUMBER  14
NWS TPC/NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
4 PM CDT SAT JUN 11 2005

...CENTER OF ARLENE MOVES INLAND JUST WEST OF PENSACOLA FLORIDA...
 
AT 4 PM CDT...2100 UTC...ALL HURRICANE WATCHES AND WARNINGS AND ALL
COASTAL TROPICAL STORM WARNINGS ARE DISCONTINUED...EXCEPT FOR A
PORTION OF THE COAST FROM THE ALABAMA/MISSISSIPPI BORDER EASTWARD
TO PANAMA CITY FLORIDA. A TROPICAL STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT
ONLY FROM THE ALABAMA/MISSISSIPPI BORDER EASTWARD TO PANAMA CITY.
THE TROPICAL STORM WARNING WILL LIKELY BE DISCONTINUED LATER
TONIGHT.
 
FOR STORM INFORMATION SPECIFIC TO YOUR AREA...INCLUDING POSSIBLE
INLAND WATCHES AND WARNINGS...PLEASE MONITOR PRODUCTS ISSUED
BY YOUR LOCAL WEATHER OFFICE.
 
AT 4 PM CDT...2100Z...THE LARGE CENTER OF CIRCULATION OF TROPICAL
STORM ARLENE WAS LOCATED INLAND NEAR LATITUDE 30.7 NORTH...
LONGITUDE  87.4 WEST...OR ABOUT 20 MILES NORTHWEST OF PENSACOLA
FLORIDA.
 
ARLENE IS MOVING TOWARD THE NORTH NEAR 15 MPH. THIS MOTION IS
EXPECTED TO CONTINUE DURING THE NEXT 24 HOURS...BRINGING THE CENTER
OF ARLENE FARTHER INLAND.
 
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS HAVE DECREASED TO NEAR 50 MPH...WITH HIGHER
GUSTS...CONFINED TO THE SOUTHEAST OF THE CENTER AND OVER WATER.  
WEAKENING IS FORECAST DURING THE NEXT 24 HOURS.
 
TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUTWARD UP TO 115 MILES TO THE
SOUTHEAST OF THE CENTER. 
 
ESTIMATED MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE IS  991 MB...29.26 INCHES.
 
COASTAL STORM SURGE FLOODING OF 3 TO 5 FEET ABOVE NORMAL TIDE
LEVELS...ALONG WITH LARGE AND DANGEROUS BATTERING WAVES...CONTINUES
EAST OF WHERE THE CENTER HAS MADE LANDFALL. SURGE AND WAVES SHOULD
GRADUALLY DECREASE DURING THE NEXT FEW HOURS. COASTAL WATER LEVELS
ARE BEGINNING TO DECREASE TO THE WEST OF WHERE THE CENTER HAS MADE
LANDFALL.

ARLENE IS EXPECTED TO PRODUCE RAINFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4
INCHES PRIMARILY TO THE NORTH AND JUST TO THE WEST OF THE STORM
TRACK...FROM THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY NORTHWARD INTO PARTS OF
EASTERN INDIANA AND WESTERN OHIO OVER THE NEXT 36 HOURS.  ISOLATED
MAXIMUM AMOUNTS OF UP TO 6 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THIS AREA.

REPEATING THE 4 PM CDT POSITION...30.7 N... 87.4 W.  MOVEMENT
TOWARD...NORTH NEAR 15 MPH.  MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS... 50 MPH. 
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE... 991 MB.
 
AN INTERMEDIATE ADVISORY WILL BE ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL HURRICANE
CENTER AT 7 PM CDT FOLLOWED BY THE NEXT COMPLETE ADVISORY AT 10 PM
CDT.
 
FORECASTER AVILA/KNABB
  
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