Remnants Of Iota
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 18, 2020 @ 5:30:00 PM

Storm Origin: Atlantic
Wind Speed: 29 mph
Pressure: 1006 mb
Movement: 12 mph W
Latitude: 13.8 N
Longitude: 89.5 W
REMNANTS OF IOTA ADVISORY / FORECAST
ADVISORY from National Hurricane Center:
...IOTA DISSIPATES OVER CENTRAL AMERICA...
...HEAVY RAIN THREAT CONTINUES...
 
 
SUMMARY OF 900 AM CST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...13.8N 89.5W
ABOUT 20 MI...35 KM WNW OF SAN SALVADOR EL SALVADOR
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...30 MPH...45 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...W OR 270 DEGREES AT 12 MPH...19 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1006 MB...29.71 INCHES
 
 
WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
 
 
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK
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At 900 AM CST (1500 UTC), the remnants of Iota were located near
latitude 13.8 North, longitude 89.5 West.  The remnants are moving
toward the west near 12 mph (19 km/h), and this general motion is 
expected to continue today.
 
Maximum sustained winds are near 30 mph (45 km/h) with higher gusts.
 
The estimated minimum central pressure is 1006 mb (29.71 inches).
 
 
HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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Key messages for Iota can be found in the Tropical Cyclone
Discussion under AWIPS header MIATCDAT1, WMO header WTNT41 KNHC
and on the web at www.hurricanes.gov/text/MIATCDAT1.shtml.
 
RAINFALL:  The remnants of Iota are expected to produce the 
following additional rainfall accumulations through Thursday:
 
Portions of Honduras, Guatemala, southern Belize: 4 to 8 inches (100
to 200 mm), with isolated maximum totals of 12 inches (300 mm).
 
Portions of Nicaragua and El Salvador: 2 to 4 inches (50 to 100 mm),
with isolated maximum totals of 6 inches (150 mm).
 
This rainfall will lead to significant, life-threatening flash
flooding and river flooding, along with mudslides in areas of higher
terrain.
 
SURF:  Swells generated by Iota will affect much of the coast of
Central America and the Yucatan Peninsula during the next day or so.
These swells are likely to cause life-threatening surf and rip
current conditions. Please consult products from your local weather
office.
 
 
NEXT ADVISORY
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This is the last public advisory issued by the National Hurricane
Center on this system.  For additional information on the remnants, 
please see High Seas Forecasts issued by the National Weather 
Service, under AWIPS header NFDHSFEPI, WMO header FZPN02 KWBC, and 
on the web at ocean.weather.gov/shtml/NFDHSFEPI.php



DISCUSSION from National Hurricane Center:
INIT  18/1500Z 13.8N  89.5W   25 KT  30 MPH...REMNANTS OF IOTA
 12H  19/0000Z...DISSIPATED