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Tropical storm Nate – Bulletin of 10:15 AM local time

Tropical storm Nate is over the NW Caribbean Sea, it has increased its speed to the NNW heading to the Yucatan Channel.

Time: 10:00 AM ( 15:00 GMT)
Location: 18.7° North 85.0° West
Closest distance: 175 miles SE of Cozumel and 215 miles E of Chetumal, Mexico
Watching areas: From Punta Herrero to Rio Lagartos Yucatan
Movement: NNW at 21 mph
Maximum winds: 53mph sustained – gusts of 62mph
Minimum pressure hpa : 996 hPa
Rain: Strong storms and heavy rainfall (75 to 100 mm) for Yucatan and Quintana Roo
Advisories: Caution is advised for people living near the cost due to the heavy rain and storm surge and listen to the official bulletins issued for the government only.
Winds extends 115 miles E from the core of the storm. Storm surge 2 to 4 meters.

Friday 06/19 hrs – Tropical Storm – 34mi ENE of Cancun, Q. Roo
Friday 07/07 hrs – Tropical Storm – 209mi N of Rio Lagartos, Yucatan and over the Gulf of Mexico
Saturday 07/19 hrs – Hurricane cat 1 – 456mi NNE of Rio Lagartos, Yucatan
Sunday 08/07 hrs – Tropical storm – Over the coast of Louisiana USA

Source: Servicio Meteorologico Nacional de Mexico

Tropical storm Nate – Official bulletin of 10:15am local time