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Tropical Storm LEE


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BULLETIN
Tropical Storm Lee Advisory Number  46
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       AL142017
1100 AM AST Fri Sep 29 2017

...LEE WEAKENS TO TROPICAL STORM STRENGTH...


SUMMARY OF 1100 AM AST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...40.1N 49.5W
ABOUT 1005 MI...1620 KM NE OF BERMUDA
ABOUT 1210 MI...1950 KM WNW OF THE AZORES
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...70 MPH...110 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NE OR 45 DEGREES AT 31 MPH...50 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...992 MB...29.30 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 center of Tropical Storm Lee was
located near latitude 40.1 North, longitude 49.5 West. Lee is moving
toward the northeast near 31 mph (50 km/h).  Lee is forecast to
continue accelerating toward the northeast today and tomorrow.

Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 70 mph (110 km/h)
with higher gusts.  Some weakening is forecast for the next 24
hours, and Lee is expected to dissipate on Saturday.

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 140 miles (220 km)
from the center.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 992 mb (29.30 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 Zelinsky

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