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----------1100 PM AST Fri Sep 14 2018
...JOYCE STILL STRENGTHENING... ...NOW MOVING EASTWARD...
 SUMMARY OF 1100 PM AST...0300 UTC...INFORMATION ----------------------------------------------- LOCATION...31.6N 43.6W ABOUT 1040 MI...1670 KM WSW OF THE AZORES MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...50 MPH...85 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...E OR 90 DEGREES AT 6 MPH...9 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...997 MB...29.44 INCHES
 WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
 DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 1100 PM AST (0300 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Joyce was located near latitude 31.6 North, longitude 43.6 West. Joyce is moving toward the east near 6 mph (9 km/h).  A turn toward the northeast with an increase in forward speed is expected on Saturday.
Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 50 mph (85 km/h) with higher gusts. Some slight strengthening is possible tonight and tomorrow, but gradual weakening is forecast to begin by Sunday.
Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 35 miles (55 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 500 AM AST.
$$ Forecaster Zelinsky
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