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WTNT65 KNHC 061745
TCUAT5

Tropical Storm Elsa Tropical Cyclone Update
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       AL052021
145 PM EDT Tue Jul 06 2021

...RECON FINDS ELSA STRONGER...

Recent Air Force Reserve hurricane hunter aircraft data indicate 
that the Elsa has strengthened and maximum sustained winds are 
estimated to be 70 mph (110 km/h) with higher gusts. A special 
advisory will be issued within the hour in place of the intermediate 
advisory to reflect this change and to issue a hurricane warning for 
a portion of the west coast of Florida.


SUMMARY OF 145 PM EDT...1745 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...25.4N 83.0W
ABOUT 95 MI...150 KM NW OF KEY WEST FLORIDA
ABOUT 180 MI...290 KM S OF TAMPA FLORIDA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...70 MPH...95 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNW OR 325 DEGREES AT 10 MPH...17 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1000 MB...29.53 INCHES

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Forecaster Pasch/Brown/Papin