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Tropical Storm OLGA


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TROPICAL STORM OLGA ADVISORY NUMBER   7
NWS TPC/NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL   AL172007
1000 AM EST WED DEC 12 2007
 
...OLGA WEAKENING BUT RAINS CONTINUE OVER HISPANIOLA...

AT 10 AM EST...1500 UTC...ALL TROPICAL STORM WATCHES AND WARNINGS
FOR HAITI AND THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC HAVE BEEN DISCONTINUED.
 
A TROPICAL STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE SOUTHEASTERN
BAHAMAS AND THE TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS.
 
FOR STORM INFORMATION SPECIFIC TO YOUR AREA...INCLUDING POSSIBLE
INLAND WATCHES AND WARNINGS...PLEASE MONITOR PRODUCTS ISSUED
BY YOUR LOCAL WEATHER OFFICE.
 
AT 1000 AM EST...1500Z...THE CENTER OF TROPICAL STORM OLGA WAS
LOCATED NEAR LATITUDE 19.1 NORTH...LONGITUDE 75.2 WEST OR ABOUT 75
MILES...120 KM...SOUTH OF GUANTANAMO CUBA.
 
OLGA IS MOVING TOWARD THE WEST NEAR 23 MPH...37 KM/HR...AND THIS
MOTION IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS.
 
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS ARE NEAR 40 MPH...65 KM/HR...WITH HIGHER
GUSTS.  THESE WINDS ARE MAINLY CONFINED TO A FEW BANDS WELL TO THE
NORTHEAST OF THE CENTER.  OLGA COULD DISSIPATE AS A TROPICAL
CYCLONE LATER TODAY.
 
TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUTWARD UP TO 345 MILES...555 KM
TO THE NORTHEAST OF THE CENTER.
 
ESTIMATED MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE IS 1009 MB...29.80 INCHES.
 
OLGA IS EXPECTED TO PRODUCE ADDITIONAL RAINFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1
TO 2 INCHES OVER THE SOUTHEASTERN BAHAMAS.  RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2
TO 4 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE OVER EASTERN CUBA...WITH ISOLATED MAXIMUM
ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 INCHES.  RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 4 TO 6 INCHES ARE
POSSIBLE OVER HISPANIOLA...WITH ISOLATED MAXIMUM AMOUNTS OF 10
INCHES.  THESE RAINS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE LIFE-THREATENING FLASH
FLOODS AND MUD SLIDES IN HISPANIOLA.

REPEATING THE 1000 AM EST POSITION...19.1 N...75.2 W.  MOVEMENT
TOWARD...WEST NEAR 23 MPH.  MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...40 MPH.
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1009 MB.
 
AN INTERMEDIATE ADVISORY WILL BE ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL HURRICANE
CENTER AT 100 PM EST FOLLOWED BY THE NEXT COMPLETE ADVISORY AT 400
PM EST.
 
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FORECASTER FRANKLIN/MAINELLI
 
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