Alex Becomes Post-Tropical

Post-Tropical Cyclone

Tropics Forecast Cone at 4:33 Monday Afternoon, June 06th

Location 325 miles NE of Bermuda
Wind 60 mph
Heading ENE at 31 mph
Pressure 29.33
Coordinates 60.6W, 35.5N

Discussion

At 500 PM AST (2100 UTC), the center of Post-Tropical Cyclone Alex was located near latitude 35.5 North, longitude 60.6 West. The post-tropical cyclone is moving quickly toward the east-northeast near 31 mph (50 km/h). Acceleration toward the east-northeast is expected tonight.

Maximum sustained winds are near 60 mph (95 km/h) with higher gusts. Little change in strength is forecast tonight. Alex is forecast to merge with another non-tropical low on Tuesday.

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 195 miles (315 km) from the center.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 993 mb (29.33 inches).

Tropics Satellite at 12:43 Tuesday Night, June 07th

Watches and Warnings

There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.

Tropics Models at 12:02 Tuesday Night, June 07th

Land Hazards

None.