A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for St. Vincent and the Grenadines
The tropical wave associated with the remnants of Tropical Depression Kirk has regenerated into Tropical Storm Kirk.
At 5:00 a.m this morning, Tropical Storm Kirk was located near 11.8N 52.7W or about 580 miles …935km east of St. Vincent and the Grenadines
The minimum central pressure was 1004mb…29.65inches
Maximum sustained winds were near 45mph…75km/h. Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 115 miles (185 km) from the center.
Movement was towards the west near 18 mph (30 km/h). A westward to west-northwestward motion is expected through Friday night.
On this track, the center of Kirk is expected to pass between 80 to 100 miles north of St. Vincent and the Grenadines between Thursday morning and Thursday afternoon.
Read more: Advisory #1 Wednesday, 26th September, 2018 (6 am)
|Date:||Wednesday, 26th September 2018|
|Valid from:||6:00 am to 12:00 pm|
Tropical storm position at 5:00 am, 11.8N 52.7W
|Forecast:||Generally cloudy, hazy and breezy with scattered showers|
|Winds:||NE at 30 to 40 kilometers per hour|
|Sea Conditions:||Moderate in open water; swells 1.5 m to 2.5m|
|Exercise caution for above normal sea swells and reduced visibility in haze|