Two men look out at the beach in Barahona, Dominican Republic, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012. Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands braced for torrential rains on Thursday as Tropical Storm Isaac whipped up waves as high as 10 feet (3 meters) in the Caribbean and threatened to become a hurricane that could take a shot at Florida just as Republicans gather for their national convention. (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo)
Tropical Storm Isaac Intermediate Advisory Number 11a
Nws National Hurricane Center Miami Fl
800 Pm Ast Thu Aug 23 2012
Summary Of 800 Pm Ast...0000 Utc...Information
About 190 Mi...305 Km Sw Of San Juan Puerto Rico
About 210 Mi...340 Km Se Of Santo Domingo Dominican Republic
Maximum Sustained Winds...45 Mph...75 Km/H
Present Movement...Wnw Or 285 Degrees At 16 Mph...26 Km/H
Minimum Central Pressure...1002 Mb...29.59 Inches
Watches And Warnings
Changes With This Advisory...
The Government Of The Dominican Republic Has Changed The Hurricane Warning To A Tropical Storm Warning For The South Coast Of The Dominican Republic From Isla Saona Westward To The Haiti-Dominican Republic Southern Border.
Summary Of Watches And Warnings In Effect...
A Hurricane Warning Is In Effect For...
A Tropical Storm Warning Is In Effect For...
* British Virgin Islands
* Puerto Rico...Vieques...Culebra...And The U.S. Virgin Islands
* Dominican Republic
* Southeastern Bahamas Including The Acklins...Crooked Island...Long Cay...The Inaguas...Mayaguana...And The Ragged Islands
* Turks And Caicos Islands
A Tropical Storm Watch Is In Effect For...
* Cuban Provinces Of Camaguey...Las Tunas...Granma...Holguin...
Santiago De Cuba...And Guantanamo.
A Hurricane Warning Means That Hurricane Conditions Are Expected
Somewhere Within The Warning Area. Preparations To Protect Life
And Property Should Be Rushed To Completion.
A Tropical Storm Warning Means That Tropical Storm Conditions Are
Expected Somewhere Within The Warning Area Within 36 Hours.
A Tropical Storm Watch Means That Tropical Storm Conditions Are
Possible Within The Watch Area...Generally Within 48 Hours.
Interests In Jamaica...The Remainder Of Cuba...The Remainder Of The Bahamas...South Florida...And The Florida Keys Should Monitor The Progress Of Isaac.
Discussion And 48-Hour Outlook
At 800 Pm Ast...0000 Utc...The Center Of Tropical Storm Isaac Was
Located Near Latitude 16.2 North...Longitude 67.8 West.
Isaac Is Moving Toward The West-Northwest Near 16 Mph...26 Km/H...And This General Motion Is Expected To Continue Through Saturday.
On The Forecast Track...The Center Of Isaac Will Approach The South Coast Of The Dominican Republic Tonight...Move Near Or Over The South Coast Of The Dominican Republic And Haiti On Friday... And Approach Southeastern Cuba Friday Night.
Maximum Sustained Winds Are Near 45 Mph...75 Km/H...With Higher
Strengthening Is Forecast During The Next 48 Hours...And Isaac Could Become A Hurricane As It Nears Haiti On Friday.
Tropical Storm Force Winds Extend Outward Up To 185 Miles...295 Km Mainly To The Northeast Of The Center.
The Estimated Minimum Central Pressure Based On Noaa Hurricane
Hunter Aircraft And Buoy Data Is 1002 Mb...29.59 Inches.
Hazards Affecting Land
Wind...Tropical Storm Conditions Are Still Possible Over Portions Of
Puerto Rico And The U.S. And British Virgin Islands This Evening.
Tropical Storm Conditions Are Expected Over Portions Of The
Dominican Republic On Friday...And Hurricane Conditions Are
Expected Over Portions Of Haiti Friday Or Friday Night. Tropical
Storm Conditions Are Expected Over The Southeastern Bahamas And The Turks And Caicos Islands By Late Friday. Tropical Storm Conditions Are Possible Over Southeastern Cuba By Saturday.
Rainfall...Total Rainfall Accumulations Of 8 To 12 Inches...With
Maximum Amounts Of 20 Inches...Are Possible Over Hispaniola.
These Rains Could Cause Life-Threatening Flash Floods And Mud
Total Rain Accumulations Of 2 To 4 Inches...With Maximum Amounts Of 6 Inches Over Higher Terrain...Are Possible Over Puerto Rico And The Virgin Islands. Total Rain Accumulations Of 4 To 8 Inches Are Possible Over The Northern Windward Islands And The Leeward Islands.
Storm Surge...A Storm Surge Will Raise Water Levels By As Much As 2 To 4 Feet Above Normal Tide Levels In Areas Of Onshore Winds Along The Coast Of Hispaniola.
Near The Coast...The Surge Will Be Accompanied By Dangerous Waves.
A Storm Surge Will Raise Water Levels By As Much As 1 To 3 Feet Above Normal Tide Levels In Areas Of Onshore Winds Along The Coast Of The Southeastern Bahamas And The Turks And Caicos. Storm Surge Will Gradually Subside In Puerto Rico And The U.S. And British Virgin Islands Tonight.
Surf...Dangerous Surf And Rip Current Conditions Will Affect The
Leeward Islands...Virgin Islands...Puerto Rico...Hispaniola...The
Southeastern Bahamas...And The Turks And Caicos During The Next
Couple Of Days.
Next Complete Advisory...1100 Pm Ast.
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