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Sep
29
2011

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Atlantic / Caribbean / Gulf of Mexico

Tropical cyclone 17L (Philippe) is active in the Atlantic Ocean…located approximately 1240 miles west of the Cape Verde Islands (Strengthening tropical storm…sustained winds of 45 mph)

Tropical cyclone 16L (Ophelia) is active in the Atlantic Ocean…located approximately 205 miles north-northeast of the northern Leeward Islands (Strengthening tropical storm…sustained winds)

PDC Atlas

PDC Atlas showing tropical cyclones Philippe and Ophelia - track maps, TRMM rainfall, storm winds...all in the Atlantic Ocean Basin

Tropical Weather Outlook

NWS TPC/NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL

200 PM EDT THUR SEPT 29 2011

FOR THE NORTH ATLANTIC…CARIBBEAN SEA AND THE GULF OF MEXICO…

THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER IS ISSUING ADVISORIES ON TROPICAL STORM PHILIPPE…LOCATED ABOUT 1240 MILES WEST OF THE CAPE VERDE ISLANDS…AND ON TROPICAL STORM OPHELIA…LOCATED ABOUT 205 MILES NORTH-NORTHEAST OF THE NORTHERN LEEWARD ISLANDS.

ELSEWHERE…TROPICAL CYCLONE FORMATION IS NOT EXPECTED DURING THE NEXT 48 HOURS

NHC graphical Tropical Weather Outlook Map

Atlantic Ocean

Tropical Cyclone 17L (Philippe)

NHC forecast advisory
NHC graphical track map

NOAA Satellite image

Global Hazards Atlas

Tropical Cyclone 16L (Ophelia)

NHC forecast advisory
NHC graphical track map

NOAA Satellite image

Global Hazards Atlas

NOAA satellite image of the Atlantic

Caribbean Sea

There are no active tropical cyclones

NOAA satellite image of the Caribbean Sea

Gulf of Mexico

There are no active tropical cyclones

Latest satellite image of the Gulf of Mexico