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 Daily Port Update

Date:Wednesday, October 02, 2019

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500 AM AST Wed Oct 02 2019<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

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...LORENZO MOVING RAPIDLY AWAY FROM THE AZORES...<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

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SUMMARY OF 500 AM AST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

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LOCATION...42.3N 29.4W<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

ABOUT 220 MI...355 KM NNE OF FLORES ISLAND IN THE WESTERN AZORES<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...90 MPH...150 KM/H<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

PRESENT MOVEMENT...NE OR 40 DEGREES AT 43 MPH...69 KM/H<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...960 MB...28.35 INCHES<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

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WATCHES AND WARNINGS<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

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CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY:<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

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None.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

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SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT:<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

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A Hurricane Warning is in effect for...<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

* Flores, Corvo, Faial, Pico, Sao Jorge, Graciosa, Terceira<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

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A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for...<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

* Sao Miguel, Santa Maria<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">


1. A broad area of low pressure located over the northwestern Caribbean<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

Sea continues to produce disorganized showers and thunderstorms.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

Any development of this system is expected to be slow to occur while<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

it moves to the west-northwest near the Yucatan peninsula in a<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

couple of days, and over the southern Gulf of Mexico by Friday.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...10 percent.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

* Formation chance through 5 days...low...20 percent.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

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2. Disorganized cloudiness and showers that extend from the<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

southeastern Bahamas northeastward across the western Atlantic for<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

several hundred miles are associated with a surface trough.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

Development of this system is no longer anticipated while it moves<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

northward or northeastward at 5 to 10 mph, remaining well to south<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

of Bermuda.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

* Formation chance through 5 days...low...near 0 percent.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">


Kelly J. Moran, Vice President

Moran Shipping Agencies, Inc.

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Notice posted on Wednesday, October 02, 2019

For quality assurance purposes please note well that while the above information is regularly vetted for accuracy it is not intended to replace the local knowledge or expertise pertaining to port conditions of our marine operations personnel. Port précis should always be verified by contacting the corresponding marine department of a particular location for the most up-to-date information.