Wanda Becomes A Post-Tropical Cyclone

Post-Tropical Cyclone

Tropics Forecast Cone at 7:05 Sunday Evening, November 07th

Location 380 miles WNW of The Azores
Wind 40 mph
Heading NE at 25 mph
Pressure 29.62
Coordinates 33.5W, 40.2N

Discussion

At 300 PM GMT (1500 UTC), the center of Post-Tropical Cyclone Wanda was located near latitude 40.2 North, longitude 33.5 West. The post-tropical cyclone is moving toward the northeast near 25 mph (41 km/h) and this motion is expected to continue with further acceleration through Monday.

Maximum sustained winds are near 40 mph (65 km/h) with higher gusts. The post-tropical cyclone is forecast to merge with a frontal system tonight and dissipate by Monday.

Gale-force 34-kt winds extend outward up to 70 miles (110 km) from the center.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1003 mb (29.62 inches).

Tropics Satellite at 8:52 Sunday Evening, November 07th

Watches and Warnings

There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.

Tropics Models at 8:12 Sunday Evening, November 07th

Land Hazards

None.