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BULLETIN
TROPICAL STORM COLIN ADVISORY NUMBER 8
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL032016
500 AM EDT TUE JUN 07 2016

…CENTER OF COLIN MOVING INTO THE ATLANTIC EAST OF THE GEORGIA
COAST…

SUMMARY OF 500 AM EDT…0900 UTC…INFORMATION
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LOCATION…31.6N 80.6W
ABOUT 110 MI…180 KM NE OF JACKSONVILLE FLORIDA
ABOUT 90 MI…145 KM SSW OF CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…50 MPH…85 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…NE OR 50 DEGREES AT 31 MPH…50 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…1002 MB…29.59 INCHES

WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY:

The Tropical Storm Warning is discontinued along the Atlantic coast
south of Altamaha Sound, Georgia, and along the Gulf coast of
Florida.

SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT:

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for…
* Altamaha Sound Georgia to Oregon Inlet North Carolina

A Tropical Storm Warning means that tropical storm conditions are
expected somewhere within the warning area.

For storm information specific to your area, including possible
inland watches and warnings, please monitor products issued by your
local National Weather Service forecast office.

Florida’s Severe Weather Awareness Week

Next week (Mon-Fri) is Florida's Severe Weather Awareness Week. The annual, 
statewide tornado drill will be conducted on Thursday, February 27 this year. 
The Routine Weekly Test message that our office typically sends on NOAA Weather 
Radio each Wednesday between 11 am and noon, and again between 600-800 pm, will 
NOT be conducted on Wednesday, February 26, but will be used to send the Tornado 
Drill at 1010 am on Thursday, February 27 (as a Routine Weekly Test).

The NWS encourages schools, business, SKYWARN members and individuals to test receipt
of the Tornado Drill message via NOAA Weather Radio next week.

Also, a different weather hazard will be highlighted each day next week (via NWS 
Melbourne Public Information Statements, NOAA Weather Radio, Social Media and 
webpage). Below are the daily hazards which will be highlighted:

Monday:  Lightning
Tuesday: Marine Hazards and Rip Currents
Wednesday: Tornadoes and Thunderstorms
Thursday: Hurricanes and Flooding
Friday: Temperature Extremes and Wildfires

White house to hold live weather chat.

On Friday, January 10 at 2 PM the White House will be holding a live Google+ hangout answering questions about the current extreme weather happening around the country. And submit your question by sending the hashtag #WeTheGeeks on Twitter or Google+

And links at the following address.

http://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2014/01/08/we-geeks-polar-vortex-and-extreme-weather?utm_content=buffer34f72&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer

 

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