Bill Becomes Extratropical

Post-Tropical Cyclone

Tropics Forecast Cone at 9:33 Tuesday Evening, June 15th

Location 335 miles E of Halifax Nova Scotia
Wind 50 mph
Heading NE at 29 mph
Pressure 29.59
Coordinates 57.0W, 43.5N

Discussion

At 1100 PM AST (0300 UTC), the center of Post-Tropical Cyclone Bill was located near latitude 43.5 North, longitude 57.0 West. The post-tropical cyclone is moving toward the northeast near 29 mph (46 km/h) and this motion is expected to continue through Wednesday.

Maximum sustained winds are near 50 mph (85 km/h) with higher gusts. Weakening is expected, and the post-tropical low is expected to dissipate on Wednesday.

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 105 miles (165 km) mainly to the southeast of the center.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1002 mb (29.59 inches).

Tropics Satellite at 9:58 Monday Morning, June 14th

Watches and Warnings

There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.

Tropics Models at 2:10 Wednesday Night, June 16th

Land Hazards

None.