Wednesday, July 06, 2005

Hurricane Dennis Update - 5:47 p.m.

It was not at 65 MPH winds for long, was it? I will post the 6 p.m. special advisory when I receive it, as well.

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WTNT64 KNHC 062148
TCUAT4
HURRICANE DENNIS TROPICAL CYCLONE UPDATE
NWS TPC/NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
547 PM EDT WED JUL 06 2005

...AIR FORCE RESERVE RECONNAISSANCE AIRCRAFT INDICATES THAT
TROPICAL STORM DENNIS HAS REACHED HURRICANE STRENGTH...

SHORTLY BEFORE 527 PM EDT...RECONNAISSANCE AIRCRAFT MEASURED A
FLIGHT-LEVEL WIND OF 79 KT IN THE NORTHEAST QUADRANT ON THEIR
OUTBOUND LEG...WHICH EQUATES TO A SURFACE WIND OF ABOUT 71 KT.
A CENTRAL PRESSURE OF 985 MB WAS ALSO MEASURED. BASED ON THIS
INFORMATION...DENNIS IS BEING UPGRADED TO A HURRICANE AND A
SPECIAL ADVISORY WILL BE ISSUED AT 6 PM EDT.


FORECASTER STEWART

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