As of 5a.m. the center of Hurricane Humberto was located near 20.5ºN and 28.7ºW. Humberto is moving toward the north near 14 mph. A gradual turn toward the north-northwest with some decrease in forward speed is expected today. A turn toward the west-northwest is forecast by Saturday.

Maximum sustained winds remain near 85mph with higher gusts. Gradual weakening is forecast to begin today with a faster rate of weakening likely by Saturday.

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Hurricane force winds extend outward up to 35 miles from the center and tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 150 miles.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 982 mb or 29.00 inches.


At 5a.m. the center of Tropical Depression Gabrielle was located near 33.5ºN and 67.7ºW. The depression is moving toward the northwest near 7mph. A turn to the north-northwest with an increase in forward speed is expected later today. This will be followed by a turn toward the north-northeast with an additional increase in forward speed tonight and on Friday.

Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph with higher gusts. Little change in strength is expected today. Some slight strengthening is possible tonight and Friday. It is possible Gabrielle could re-gain tropical storm status.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1010mb.

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