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Tropical storm Nate – Bulletin of 7:15 AM local time

Tropical storm nate
Nate is above the gulf of Honduras and moving quickly toward the Yucatan Peninsula. A hurricane hunter airplane is making a reconnaissance flight near the center of the storm at this moment.
Time: 7:00 AM ( 12:00 GMT)
Location: 17.8° North 84.8° West
Closest distance: 230 miles SSE of Cozumel, Mexico and 116 miles NE of Isla Guanaja, Honduras
Watching areas: From Punta Herrero to Rio Lagartos Yucatan
Movement: NNE at 14 mph
Maximum winds: 47mph sustained – gusts of 60mph
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 94 miles E from the core of the storm. Storm surge 4 meters.

Forecast
Friday 06/13 hrs – Tropical Storm – 103mi SE of Punta Herrero, Q. Roo
Friday 07/01 hrs – Tropical Storm – 78mi E of Rio Lagartos, Yucatan
Saturday 07/13 hrs – Tropical Storm – 344mi NNE of Rio Lagartos, Yucatan
Sunday 08/01 hrs – Hurricane cat 1 – 541mi N of Rio Lagartos, Yucatan

Source: Servicio Meteorologico Nacional de Mexico

Tropical storm Nate – Official bulletin of 7:15am local time