Goodbye Earl!

Earl weakened to a tropical storm Friday night and is tracking southeast of Nantucket and Cape Cod.  The storm is expected to race across Nova Scotia on Saturday.

BULLETIN
TROPICAL STORM EARL ADVISORY NUMBER  39
NWS TPC/NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL     AL072010
1100 PM EDT FRI SEP 03 2010

...EARL WEAKENS TO A TROPICAL STORM...EXPECTED TO BRING RAIN AND
STRONG WINDS TO PORTIONS OF NEW ENGLAND AND ATLANTIC CANADA...


SUMMARY OF 1100 PM EDT...0300 UTC...INFORMATION
-----------------------------------------------
LOCATION...40.0N 69.7W
ABOUT 90 MI...150 KM SSE OF NANTUCKET MASSACHUSETTS
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...70 MPH...110 KM/HR
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NE OR 35 DEGREES AT 25 MPH...41 KM/HR
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...958 MB...28.29 INCHES

However, since we are just now reaching the peak of the hurricane season, all eyes will be on the remnants of what was once tropical storm Gaston located halfway between the Cape Verde Islands and the Lesser Antilles.  It is once again showing signs of life and may track towards the Caribbean Sea over the next few days.

Tom Tasselmyer

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