Skip Navigation Links
NOAA NOAA United States Department of Commerce

Tropical Storm Isaias Update Statement


Home   Public Adv   Fcst Adv   Discussion   Wind Probs   Graphics   Archive  

U.S. Watch/Warning   Local Products   UPDATE  


000
WTNT64 KNHC 041700
TCUAT4

Tropical Storm Isaias Tropical Cyclone Update
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       AL092020
100 PM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

...100 PM EDT POSITION UPDATE...
...STRONG WINDS...HEAVY RAINFALL...AND TORNADOES OCCURRING OVER 
NORTHERN NEW JERSEY...EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA...AND SOUTHEASTERN NEW 
YORK WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD NORTHWARD THIS AFTERNOON...

The New York Harbor Entrance buoy (44065) recently reported a 
sustained wind of 54 mph (86 km/h) and a gust to 63 mph (101 km/h).

Also, a Weatherflow observing site located at Barneget Inlet Light, 
New Jersey, recently reported a sustained wind of 54 mph (86 km/h) 
and a gust to 75 mph (121 km/h).

Strong and damaging winds are spreading northward into the New York 
City metropolitan area that could knock down trees and power lines.


SUMMARY OF 100 PM EDT...1700 UTC...INFORMATION
-----------------------------------------------
LOCATION...40.2N 75.4W
ABOUT 15 MI...25 KM SW of DOYLESTOWN PENNSYLVANIA
ABOUT 80 MI...130 KM WSW OF NEW YORK CITY
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...70 MPH...110 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNE OR 25 DEGREES AT 40 MPH...65 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...994 MB...29.35 INCHES

$$
Forecaster Stewart/Roberts