Depression Peters Out

Remnants Of

Tropics Forecast Cone at 4:07 Thursday Night, September 23rd
Tropics Forecast Cone at 4:07 Thursday Night, September 23rd

Location 260 miles NNW of San Juan Puerto Rico
Wind 30 mph
Heading NNW at 5 mph
Pressure 29.77
Coordinates 67.0W, 22.1N

Discussion

At 1100 PM AST (0300 UTC), the remnants of Peter were located near latitude 22.1 North, longitude 67.0 West. The remnants are moving toward the north-northwest near 5 mph (7 km/h). The remnants are expected to move generally northward over the next couple of days.

Maximum sustained winds are near 30 mph (45 km/h) with higher gusts. Gradual weakening is forecast over the next couple of days.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1008 mb (29.77 inches).

Tropics Satellite at 5:42 Thursday Morning, September 23rd

Watches and Warnings

There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.

Tropics Models at 2:10 Thursday Night, September 23rd

Land Hazards

SURF: Swells generated by Peter will affect the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Hispaniola, and portions of the Bahamas during the next day or so. These swells could cause life-threatening surf and rip current conditions. Please consult products from your local weather office.