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First Warning Forecast: Temperatures will dip into the 50s overnight

 

Tonight: Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Winds: Variable 5-10 mph.

Tomorrow: Clear to partly cloudy. Highs in the mid and upper 70s. Winds: NE 5-10 mph.

Tomorrow night: Mostly clear with lows near 60. Winds: NE 5-10 mph.

 

Weather & Health 

Pollen: Moderate (Ragweed, Grasses)

UV Index: 8 (Very High)

Air Quality: Good (Code Green)

Mosquitoes: Very High

 

Tropical Update

 

Hurricane Irma

11:00 PM EDT Thu Sep 7
Location: 21.3°N 72.4°W
Moving: WNW at 16 mph
Min pressure: 920 mb
Max sustained: 165 mph

 

Hurricane Jose

Jose is moving toward the west near 18 mph. A slower west-northwestward motion is expected during the next couple of days. On the forecast track, Jose is expected to be near the northern Leeward Islands on Saturday.

11:00 PM AST Thu Sep 7
Location: 15.6°N 53.9°W
Moving: W at 18 mph
Min pressure: 966 mb
Max sustained: 120 mph

 

Hurricane Katia

Katia is moving toward the west near 3 mph and this general motion is expected to continue until the system makes landfall by early Saturday. Maximum sustained winds are near 85 mph with higher gusts. Some strengthening is forecast during the next day or so and Katia could be near major hurricane strength at landfall.

10:00 PM CDT Thu Sep 7
Location: 21.5°N 95.1°W
Moving: W at 3 mph
Min pressure: 982 mb
Max sustained: 85 mph

 

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