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Advisory - Tropical System Grace

TROPICAL STORM BONNIE INTERMEDIATE ADVISORY NUMBER 19A
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL       AL022022
700 AM CDT SAT JUL 02 2022

...BONNIE WILL SOON MOVE OFFSHORE OF NICARAGUA AND EMERGE OVER THE 
PACIFIC...
...FLASH FLOODING AND MUD SLIDES EXPECTED TO CONTINUE OVER PORTIONS
OF NICARAGUA AND COSTA RICA THROUGH THE DAY...


SUMMARY OF 700 AM CDT...1200 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...11.2N 85.8W
ABOUT 50 MI...80 KM NW OF LIBERIA COSTA RICA
ABOUT 65 MI...105 KM SE OF MANAGUA NICARAGUA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...40 MPH...65 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...W OR 280 DEGREES AT 14 MPH...22 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1002 MB...29.59 INCHES


WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY:

NONE.

SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT:

A TROPICAL STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR...
* LIMON COSTA RICA NORTHWARD TO SANDY BAY SIRPI NICARAGUA
* CABO BLANCO COSTA RICA NORTHWARD TO THE BORDER OF NICARAGUA AND
HONDURAS

A TROPICAL STORM WARNING MEANS THAT TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED SOMEWHERE WITHIN THE WARNING AREA, IN THIS CASE WITHIN
6 TO 12 HOURS.

INTERESTS ALONG THE PACIFIC COASTS OF EL SALVADOR, GUATEMALA, AND
SOUTHERN MEXICO SHOULD MONITOR THE PROGRESS OF BONNIE.

FOR STORM INFORMATION SPECIFIC TO YOUR AREA, PLEASE MONITOR
PRODUCTS ISSUED BY YOUR NATIONAL METEOROLOGICAL SERVICE.


DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK
----------------------
AT 700 AM CDT (1200 UTC), THE CENTER OF TROPICAL STORM BONNIE WAS
LOCATED NEAR LATITUDE 11.2 NORTH, LONGITUDE 85.8 WEST. BONNIE IS
MOVING TOWARD THE WEST NEAR 14 MPH (22 KM/H), AND A CONTINUED
WESTWARD MOTION WITH A GRADUAL DECREASE IN FORWARD SPEED IS EXPECTED
LATER TODAY.  A WEST-NORTHWESTWARD MOTION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN
TONIGHT OR ON SUNDAY AND CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY.  ON THE FORECAST
TRACK, BONNIE WILL EMERGE OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC OCEAN IN THE 
NEXT COUPLE OF HOURS.  BONNIE WILL THEN MOVE OFFSHORE OF BUT 
PARALLEL TO THE COASTS OF EL SALVADOR, GUATEMALA, AND SOUTHERN 
MEXICO TODAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS REMAIN NEAR 40 MPH (65 KM/H) WITH HIGHER 
GUSTS. GRADUAL STRENGTHENING IS FORECAST AFTER BONNIE EMERGES OVER 
THE EASTERN PACIFIC LATER THIS MORNING AND SHOULD CONTINUE THROUGH 
TUESDAY.

TROPICAL-STORM-FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUTWARD UP TO 70 MILES (110 KM)
FROM THE CENTER.

THE ESTIMATED MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE IS 1002 MB (29.59 INCHES).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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KEY MESSAGES FOR TROPICAL STORM BONNIE CAN BE FOUND IN THE
TROPICAL CYCLONE DISCUSSION UNDER AWIPS HEADER MIATCDAT2 AND WMO
HEADER WTNT42 KNHC.

RAINFALL: BONNIE WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE HEAVY RAIN ACROSS PORTIONS
OF NICARAGUA AND COSTA RICA THROUGH TODAY. THE FOLLOWING STORM TOTAL
RAINFALL AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED:

NICARAGUA AND COSTA RICA: 4 TO 8 INCHES, LOCALIZED 12 INCHES. THIS
RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TO RESULT IN LIFE-THREATENING FLASH FLOODING
AND MUDSLIDES.

WIND:  TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS ARE OCCURRING IN THE TROPICAL
STORM WARNING AREA ALONG THE CARIBBEAN COASTS OF NICARAGUA AND
COSTA RICA, AND THESE WILL LIKELY CONTINUE FOR SEVERAL MORE HOURS.

STORM SURGE: WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO SUBSIDE ALONG THE
CARIBBEAN COAST OF NICARAGUA LATER THIS MORNING.


NEXT ADVISORY
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NEXT COMPLETE ADVISORY AT 1000 AM CDT.

$$
FORECASTER HOGSETT/CANGIALOSI

Tropical Storm Grace
Latitude 11.2N
Longitude 85.8W
Maximum Winds 40 MPH
Pressure 1002 MB
Direction/Speed W @ 14 MPH

Last Updated: 700 AM CDT



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