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Karen A Goner

Karen A Goner

Miami, Fla.-(970WFLA)-What was Tropical Storm and Tropical Depression Karen has dissipated.  The National Hurricane Center has issued the last advisory on Karen.

LOCATION...28.1N 89.9W ABOUT 85 MI...135 KM SW OF THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...30 MPH...45 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...E OR 90 DEGREES AT 13 MPH...20 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1009 MB...29.80 INCHES

WATCHES AND WARNINGS...THERE ARE NO COASTAL WATCHES OR WARNINGS IN EFFECT. INTERESTS ALONG THE NORTH-CENTRAL GULF COAST SHOULD CONTINUE TO MONITOR PRODUCTS ISSUED BY YOUR LOCAL NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE AT WEATHER.

GOV. DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK ...SATELLITE IMAGERY INDICATES THAT THE CENTER OF KAREN IS NO LONGER WELL DEFINED. AS A RESULT...KAREN IS NO LONGER A TROPICAL CYCLONE. AT 1000 AM CDT...1500 UTC...THE REMNANTS OF KAREN WERE LOCATED NEAR LATITUDE 28.1 NORTH...LONGITUDE 89.9 WEST. THE REMNANTS OF KAREN ARE MOVING EASTWARD AT AROUND 13 MPH...20 KM/H...AND WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE GENERALLY EASTWARD DURING THE NEXT DAY OR TWO. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS ARE NEAR 30 MPH...45 KM/H...WITH HIGHER GUSTS. THE ESTIMATED MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE IS 1009 MB...29.80 INCHES.

HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND...STORM SURGE...LOCALIZED COASTAL FLOODING IS POSSIBLE ALONG PORTIONS OF THE NORTHERN GULF COAST. FOR INFORMATION SPECIFIC TO YOUR AREA... PLEASE SEE PRODUCTS ISSUED BY YOUR LOCAL NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE. RAINFALL...THE REMNANTS OF KAREN ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE RAINFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES OVER PORTIONS OF THE CENTRAL GULF COAST AND SOUTHEASTERN STATES THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.

THIS IS THE LAST PUBLIC ADVISORY ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER ON THIS SYSTEM. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON THE REMNANTS OF KAREN CAN BE FOUND IN HIGH SEAS FORECASTS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

 

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