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POTENTIAL TROPICAL CYCLONE SIX FORECAST/ADVISORY NUMBER 1

POTENTIAL TROPICAL CYCLONE SIX FORECAST/ADVISORY NUMBER 1

August 9, 2021548Views

At 500 PM AST (2100 UTC), the disturbance formerly called AL49 and now designated Potential Tropical Cyclone 6 was centered near latitude 14.2 North, longitude 59.2 West. The system is moving toward the west-northwest near 15 mph (24 km/h) and this general motion is expected to continue during the next few days. On the forecast track, the system is expected to move through a portion of the southern Leeward Islands tonight, passing near or over the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico late Tuesday and Tuesday night, and near or over Hispaniola on Wednesday.

Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph (55 km/h) with higher gusts. Gradual strengthening is forecast during the next 48 hours and the disturbance is expected to become a tropical storm tonight.

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