Fernand Has Dissipated Over The Rugged Terrain Of Mexico
130 miles WSW of Mouth Of The Rio Grande
WNW at 8 mph
At 1000 p.m. CDT (0300 UTC), the remnants of Fernand were located near latitude 25.0 north, longitude 99.0 west. The remnants are moving toward the west-northwest near 8 mph (13 km/h) and this motion is expected to continue for the next couple of days across northern Mexico.
Maximum sustained winds are near 30 mph (45 km/h) with higher gusts.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 1007 mb (29.74 inches).
Watches and Warnings
There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
Rainfall: the remnants of Fernand is expected to produce the following rainfall totals through early thursday:
Northeast mexico: Tamaulipas, less than 1 inch additional rainfall, isolated storm totals 15 inches. Central/southern nuevo leon, additional 3 to 6 inches, isolated storm totals 15 inches.
Northern nuevo leon and southern coahuila: 2 to 5 inches.
United states: south Texas and the lower Texas coast, additional 1 to 2 inches, isolated storm totals 6 inches.
This rainfall may cause life-threatening flash floods and mudslides.