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

...400 PM EDT POSITION UPDATE...
...STRONG WINDS...HEAVY RAINFALL...AND THE THREAT FOR TORNADOES 
WILL CONTINUE ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN NEW YORK...THE NEW YORK CITY
METROPOLITAN AREA...AND SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH 
THIS AFTERNOON...

Wind gusts to 66 mph (106 km/h) were recently reported at a 
National Ocean Service Site at Sandy Hook North NJ, a Weatherflow 
site at Shinnecock Light on Long Island, and another Weatherflow 
site at Lighthouse Point in East Haven CT.

Additional wind gusts in excess of 50 mph have been reported across 
portions of southeast New York, northeast New Jersey, Connecticut 
and Rhode Island during the past hour.

Strong and damaging winds that could knock down trees and power 
lines will continue to spread northward across southern New England.

SUMMARY OF 400 PM EDT...2000 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...42.1N 74.5W
ABOUT 50 MI...80 KM SW OF ALBANY NEW YORK
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...65 MPH...100 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNE OR 20 DEGREES AT 40 MPH...65 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...994 MB...29.35 INCHES

$$
Forecaster Stewart/Zelinsky