Hermine Becomes A Post-Tropical Remnant Low

Post-Tropical Cyclone

Tropics Forecast Cone at 3:40 Sunday Night, September 25th

Location 580 miles NNE of The Cabo Verde Islands
Wind 30 mph
Heading N at 7 mph
Pressure 29.77
Coordinates 20.2W, 23.6N

Discussion

At 800 AM CVT (0900 UTC), the center of Post-Tropical Cyclone Hermine was located near latitude 23.6 North, longitude 20.2 West. The post-tropical cyclone is moving toward the north near 7 mph (11 km/h) and this motion is expected to continue through Sunday followed by a slow turn toward the northwest early Monday and a turn to the west-northwest Monday evening.

Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 30 mph (45 km/h) with higher gusts. Hermine is expected to dissipate in a couple of days.

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

Tropics Satellite at 2:45 Sunday Afternoon, September 25th

Watches and Warnings

There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.

Tropics Models at 9:06 Sunday Morning, September 25th

Land Hazards

RAINFALL: Hermine is expected to produce 3 to 6 (75 to 150 mm) inches of rainfall with localized higher amounts up to 10 inches (250 mm) across the Canary Islands through Monday. This rainfall may cause some flash flooding in areas of higher terrain.