Tropical Storm Bertha Update Statement

By | May 27, 2020

Issued at 930 AM EDT Wed May 27 2020


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WTNT62 KNHC 271330
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Tropical Storm Bertha Tropical Cyclone Update
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       AL022020
930 AM EDT Wed May 27 2020
 
 
...BERTHA MAKES LANDFALL ALONG THE SOUTH CAROLINA COAST...

Coastal radar data indicates that the center of Tropical 
Storm Bertha has made landfall along the coast of South Carolina 
east of Charleston.  Recent data from NOAA and CORMP buoys show that
maximum sustained winds increased to near 50 mph (80 km/h) before 
landfall.
 
SUMMARY OF 930 AM EDT...1330 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...32.9N 79.7W
ABOUT 20 MI...30 KM E OF CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...50 MPH...80 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NW OR 320 DEGREES AT 9 MPH...15 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1004 MB...29.65 INCHES
 
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Forecaster Beven
 
 

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