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Mindy Becomes Post-Tropical As It Accelerates Away From The Southeastern United States

Post-Tropical Cyclone

Tropics Forecast Cone at 5:05 Friday Morning, September 10th
Tropics Forecast Cone at 5:05 Friday Morning, September 10th

Location 285 miles E of Charleston South Carolina
Wind 35 mph
Heading ENE at 29 mph
Pressure 29.68
Coordinates 75.0W, 32.5N

Discussion

At 1100 PM EDT (0300 UTC), the center of Post-Tropical Cyclone Mindy was located near latitude 32.5 North, longitude 75.0 West. The post-tropical cyclone is moving toward the east-northeast near 29 mph (46 km/h), and this motion is expected to continue with a gradual slowdown until the system dissipates Friday night or Saturday morning.

Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph (55 km/h) with higher gusts. Some gradual weakening of the winds is expected before the system dissipates.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1005 mb (29.68 inches).

Tropics Satellite at 6:51 Friday Morning, September 10th

Watches and Warnings

There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.

Tropics Models at 3:10 Friday Night, September 10th

Land Hazards

None