Tropical Depression Josephine update: storm dissipates over open Atlantic


Tuesday, September 2nd 2008, 11:09 am
By: News 9


BULLETIN
TROPICAL DEPRESSION JOSEPHINE ADVISORY NUMBER  17...CORRECTED
NWS TPC/NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL   AL102008
500 AM AST SAT SEP 06 2008

...CORRECTED FOR HEADER...

...JOSEPHINE DISSIPATES OVER THE FAR EASTERN ATLANTIC...

AT 500 AM AST...0900Z...THE CENTER OF JOSEPHINE WAS LOCATED NEAR
LATITUDE 16.8 NORTH...LONGITUDE 36.9 WEST OR ABOUT 855 MILES...1380
KM...WEST OF THE CAPE VERDE ISLANDS.

THE DEPRESSION IS MOVING TOWARD THE WEST-NORTHWEST NEAR 9 MPH...14
KM/HR...AND A MOTION TOWARD THE WEST-NORTHWEST AT A SLIGHTLY FASTER
FORWARD SPEED IS EXPECTED FOR THE REMNANTS OF JOSEPHINE DURING THE
NEXT TWO DAYS.

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS ARE NEAR 30 MPH...45 KM/HR...WITH HIGHER
GUSTS.  SLOW WEAKENING OF THE WINDS IS ANTICIPATED FOR THE REMNANTS
OF JOSEPHINE DURING THE NEXT TWO DAYS.

ESTIMATED MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE IS 1007 MB...29.74 INCHES.

REPEATING THE 500 AM AST POSITION...16.8 N...36.9 W.  MOVEMENT
TOWARD...WEST-NORTHWEST NEAR 9 MPH.  MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...30
MPH.  MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1007 MB.

THIS IS THE LAST PUBLIC ADVISORY ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL HURRICANE
CENTER ON THIS SYSTEM.

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FORECASTER LANDSEA/KNABB