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Old August 8th, 2010, 02:52 AM
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Statement as of 2:00 am AST on August 08, 2010

...Colin moving slowly...barely a tropical storm...

summary of 200 am AST...0600 UTC...information----------------------------------------------location...29.8n 65.6wabout 185 mi...300 km SSW of Bermudamaximum sustained winds...40 mph...65 km/hrpresent movement...NNE or 15 degrees at 3 mph...6 km/hrminimum central pressure...1012 mb...29.88 inches

watches and warnings--------------------changes with this advisory...
none.
Summary of watches and warnings in effect...
a Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for...* Bermuda
for storm information specific to your area...please monitorproducts issued by your National meteorological service.

Discussion and 48-hour outlook------------------------------at 200 am AST...0600 UTC...the center of Tropical Storm Colin waslocated near latitude 29.8 north...longitude 65.6 west. Colin ismoving slowly toward the north-northeast near 3 mph...6 km/hr. Thisgeneral motion is expected to continue with some increase inforward speed later today and tonight. On the forecast track...thecenter of Colin is expected to pass near or over Bermuda latetoday or tonight.
Maximum sustained winds are near 40 mph...65 km/hr...with highergusts. Some slow strengthening is possible later today and tonight.
Tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 105 miles...165 kmmainly to the east of the center.
Estimated minimum central pressure is 1012 mb...29.88 inches.

Hazards affecting land----------------------wind...tropical-storm-force winds are expected to spread overBermuda later today.
Storm surge...Colin is expected to produce coastal flooding andlarge and battering waves in Bermuda...particularly alongsouth-facing beaches.
Rainfall...Colin is expected to produce total rainfall accumulationsof 1 to 3 inches in Bermuda.

Next advisory-------------next complete advisory...500 am AST.
$$Forecaster Brennan
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