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WTNT63 KNHC 101333
TCUAT3

Hurricane Helene Tropical Cyclone Update
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       AL082018
935 AM AST Mon Sep 10 2018

...HELENE STRENGTHENING...

Satellite imagery indicates that Helene has strengthened, with
maximum sustained winds now estimated to be 105 mph (165 km/h), with
higher gusts.

This increase in intensity will be accounted for in the advisory
that will be issued at 1100 AM AST (1500 UTC).


SUMMARY OF 935 AM AST...1335 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...14.4N 29.6W
ABOUT 350 MI...560 KM W OF THE SOUTHERNMOST CABO VERDE ISLANDS
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...105 MPH...165 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...WNW OR 285 DEGREES AT 16 MPH...26 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...974 MB...28.76 INCHES

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Forecaster Brennan