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----------500 AM AST Wed Nov 08 2017
...RINA STRENGTHENS SOME MORE WHILE IT MOVES QUICKLY TOWARD THE COLD NORTH ATLANTIC...
 SUMMARY OF 500 AM AST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...37.1N 48.4W ABOUT 705 MI...1135 KM SSE OF CAPE RACE NEWFOUNDLAND MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...60 MPH...95 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...N OR 10 DEGREES AT 20 MPH...31 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...997 MB...29.44 INCHES
 WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
 DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK ------------------------------ At 500 AM AST (0900 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Rina was located near latitude 37.1 North, longitude 48.4 West.  Rina is moving toward the north near 20 mph (31 km/h). A turn toward the north-northeast is expected by this afternoon, followed by a rapid northeastward motion on Thursday.
Maximum sustained winds have increased near 60 mph (95 km/h) with higher gusts. Little change in strength is forecast through tonight before weakening begins on Thursday.  Rina is expected to become a post-tropical cyclone by tonight or early Thursday morning.
Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 160 miles (260 km) from the center.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 997 mb (29.44 inches).
 HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- None.
 NEXT ADVISORY ------------- Next complete advisory at 1100 AM AST.
$$ Forecaster Stewart
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