Atlantic Hurricane Season
500 PM EDT WED JUN 27 2012 ...DEBBY LOSES TROPICAL CHARACTERISTICS...NOW A POST-TROPICAL CYCLONE...
UPDATE: 28 June
Holland America Line Veendam is being impacted by post-tropical storm Debby. The ship has left Bermuda a day earlier than scheduled due to the approaching storm. Remnants of Debby were located 300 miles west of Bermuda when the ship prepared to depart for New York.
- Nassau, Bahamas Sunday (instead of Key West)
- Freeport, Bahamas Monday (instead of at sea)
- Key West Tuesday
- At Sea Wednesday; Returning as scheduled on Thursday
SUMMARY OF 500 AM EDT...0900 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...29.6N 81.0W ABOUT 25 MI...45 KM SE OF ST. AUGUSTINE FLORIDA MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...35 MPH...55 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...ENE OR 75 DEGREES AT 10 MPH...17 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...998 MB...29.47 INCHES
WATCHES AND WARNINGS THERE ARE NO COASTAL WATCHES OR WARNINGS IN EFFECT.
A TROPICAL STORM WARNING MEANS THAT TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED SOMEWHERE WITHIN THE WARNING AREA WITHIN 36 HOURS. A TROPICAL STORM WATCH MEANS THAT TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE WITHIN THE WATCH AREA...IN THIS CASE WITHIN 12 TO 24 HOURS. FOR STORM INFORMATION SPECIFIC TO YOUR AREA...INCLUDING POSSIBLE INLAND WATCHES AND WARNINGS...PLEASE MONITOR PRODUCTS ISSUED BY YOUR LOCAL NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS ARE NEAR 35 MPH...55 KM/H...WITH HIGHER GUSTS. LITTLE CHANGE IN STRENGTH IS FORECAST DURING THE NEXT 48 HOURS.
HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND STORM SURGE...ELEVATED WATER LEVELS IN AREAS OF ONSHORE FLOW ALONG THE SOUTHWESTERN AND NORTHEASTERN COASTS OF FLORIDA SHOULD SUBSIDE LATER TODAY. FOR INFORMATION SPECIFIC TO YOUR AREA...PLEASE SEE PRODUCTS ISSUED BY YOUR LOCAL NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE. RAINFALL...RAINFALL ASSOCIATED WITH DEBBY WILL CONTINUE TO DIMINISH ACROSS THE FLORIDA PENINSULA TODAY. ADDITIONAL ISOLATED RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF UP TO ONE INCH WILL BE POSSIBLE IN SOME OF THE LINGERING RAIN BANDS...MAINLY OVER SOUTHERN FLORIDA.
HISTORICAL DATA: Graphics Storm Archive
400 PM CDT SAT JUN 23 2012 ...TROPICAL STORM DEBBY FORMS IN THE CENTRAL GULF OF MEXICO... ...TROPICAL STORM WARNING ISSUED FOR A PORTION OF THE LOUISIANA COAST...
1000 PM CDT MON JUN 25 2012 ...TORRENTIAL RAINS AND FLOODING WILL CONTINUE FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE AND NORTH FLORIDA...
500 AM EDT WED JUN 27 2012 ...DEBBY BECOMING LESS ORGANIZED AS IT REACHES THE EAST COAST OF NORTH-CENTRAL FLORIDA...