|Spot||85 miles SE of Port Au Prince Haiti|
|Heading||W at 15 mph|
At 1100 AM EDT (1500 UTC), the centre of Tropical Melancholy Grace was situated in close proximity to latitude 17.7 North, longitude 71.4 West. Grace is moving toward the west close to 15 mph (24 km/h). A westward to west-northwestward movement is predicted more than the up coming various days. On the forecast track, the middle of Grace will pass in the vicinity of the southern coastline of Hispaniola nowadays and tonight, and then go involving Jamaica, Cuba, and the Cayman Islands on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Optimum sustained winds are around 35 mph (55 km/h) with higher gusts. Some strengthening is forecast in the course of the subsequent couple of days, and Grace is predicted to grow to be a tropical storm yet again by Tuesday.
The approximated bare minimum central pressure is 1007 mb (29.74 inches).
Watches and Warnings
Changes WITH THIS ADVISORY:
The governing administration of Cuba has issued a Tropical Storm Warning for the southern coasts of the provinces of Santiago de Cuba, Granma, Las Tunas, and Camaguey. A Tropical Storm Observe has been issued for the southern coasts of the provinces of Ciego de Avila, Sancti Spiritus, Cienfuegos, and Matanzas, as nicely as Isla de la Juventud.
The government of the Cayman Islands has issued a Tropical Storm Warning for the Cayman Islands.
SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN Result:
A Tropical Storm Warning is in outcome for, * Southern coast of the Cuban provinces of Santiago de Cuba, Granma, Las Tunas, and Camaguey * Cayman Islands
A Tropical Storm View is in outcome for, * Whole coastline of the Dominican Republic * Full coastline of Haiti * Jamaica * Southern coastline of the Cuban provinces of Ciego de Avila, Sancti Spiritus, Cienfuegos, and Matanzas, as perfectly as Isla de la Juventud.
A Tropical Storm Warning signifies that tropical storm ailments are predicted someplace in just the warning place inside 36 several hours.
A Tropical Storm Observe signifies that tropical storm ailments are attainable inside of the check out location, typically within 48 hours.
Interests in other places in Cuba and the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico should really keep track of the development of Grace. Supplemental watches or warnings are probable later today or tonight.
For storm facts unique to your place, make sure you observe goods issued by your nationwide meteorological service.
Key messages for Grace can be observed in the Tropical Cyclone Dialogue under AWIPS header MIATCDAT2, WMO header WTNT42 KNHC and on the web at www.hurricanes.gov/graphics_at2.shtml?vital_messages.
WIND: Tropical storm disorders are doable in the Dominican Republic nowadays, in Haiti today into tonight, and in Jamaica on Tuesday. Tropical storm situations are anticipated alongside the southern coast of Cuba inside of the warning spot on Tuesday, and above the Cayman Islands commencing late Tuesday into early Wednesday. Tropical storm disorders are attainable along the southern coast of Cuba in just the view space Tuesday night and Wednesday.
RAINFALL: Grace is predicted to generate the pursuing rainfall amounts:
Above Haiti and the Dominican Republic, 5 to 10 inches of rain with isolated most totals of 15 inches are anticipated throughout the southern terrain regions by means of Tuesday. This heavy rainfall could guide to flash and urban flooding, and feasible mudslides.
Above Cuba, Jamaica, and the Cayman Islands, 2 to 4 inches of rain with isolated maximum totals of 6 inches are envisioned by means of Thursday.
SURF: Swells produced by Grace will continue on to have an affect on portions of Hispaniola and Puerto Rico in excess of the subsequent day or so, and will distribute westward to Jamaica, the Cayman Islands, and the southern coastline of Cuba. These swells are probable to cause lifetime-threatening surf and rip present-day disorders. Make sure you consult with products from your regional weather office environment.