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----------500 PM AST Fri Oct 05 2018
...LESLIE WEAKENS A LITTLE AND SLOWS ITS FORWARD SPEED...
 SUMMARY OF 500 PM AST...2100 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...36.2N 58.1W ABOUT 465 MI...750 KM NE OF BERMUDA MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...60 MPH...95 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNE OR 30 DEGREES AT 3 MPH...6 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...987 MB...29.15 INCHES
 WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
 DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 500 PM AST (2100 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Leslie was located near latitude 36.2 North, longitude 58.1 West. Leslie is moving toward the north-northeast near 3 mph (6 km/h).  A turn toward the east at a faster forward speed is expected on Saturday, and a motion toward the east-southeast is expected Saturday night through Monday.
Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 60 mph (95 km/h) with higher gusts.  A slight weakening is forecast during the next few days.
Leslie remains a large tropical storm, with tropical-storm-force winds extending outward up to 290 miles (465 km) from the center.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 987 mb (29.15 inches).
 HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- SURF:  Large swells generated by Leslie will continue to affect portions of the eastern coast of the United States, Bermuda, the Bahamas, the Greater and Lesser Antilles, and Atlantic Canada during the next few days.  Please consult products from your local weather office as these conditions could cause life-threatening surf and rip currents.
 NEXT ADVISORY ------------- Next complete advisory at 1100 PM AST.
$$ Forecaster Beven
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