Tropical Depression 19 Now Tropical Storm Rina

Hurricane season isn’t quite over yet! Tropical Storm Rina has developed in the Central Atlantic, making it the 17th named storm so far this hurricane season.

Here is the latest information from the National Hurricane Center as of 9:00 PM CST:

LOCATION...30.4N 49.9W
ABOUT 890 MI...1430 KM E OF BERMUDA
ABOUT 1405 MI...2260 KM WSW OF THE AZORES
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...40 MPH...65 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...N OR 10 DEGREES AT 7 MPH...11 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1010 MB...29.83 INCHES

Rina will continue its track north and then northeast across the North Atlantic.  This storm is no threat to you or to the US mainland, but it could be the second tropical system this year to affect Great Britain or even Iceland.  It should be absorbed by a cold front in three or four days.

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