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News Tropical Storm Erika (August 2015)

  1. Aug 28, 2015 #1

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    http://news.yahoo.com/puerto-rico-braces-ts-erika-4-dead-dominica-040658141.html [Broken]
    Maybe headed to the east coast of Florida.

    http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/archive/2015/refresh/ERIKA+shtml/234401.shtml?
     
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  3. Aug 29, 2015 #2

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    Currently losing intensity, gaining "organization," and slipping SW. See where it goes.
     
  4. Aug 29, 2015 #3

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    From the National Hurricane Center ...ERIKA DEGENERATES TO A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE...

    SUMMARY OF 930 AM EDT...1330 UTC...INFORMATION
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    LOCATION...21.5N 75.9W
    ABOUT 130 MI...205 KM E OF CAMAGUEY CUBA
    ABOUT 260 MI...420 KM SSE OF NASSAU
    MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...35 MPH...55 KM/H
    PRESENT MOVEMENT...WNW OR 290 DEGREES AT 22 MPH...35 KM/H
    MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1011 MB...29.86 INCHES


    But could it redevelop in the Gulf, Caribbean or off the Atlantic coast?
     
  5. Aug 31, 2015 #4

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    Erika still not finished. Hurricane Fred formed
    http://news.yahoo.com/fred-becomes-second-hurricane-2015-atlantic-season-061356797.html#
    Remnants of Erika brought flooding to parts of South Carolina.
    According to the Reuters article
     
  6. Sep 1, 2015 #5

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