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Posted: 25.8.2017 0:36

NWS: MIDNIGHT UPDATE – HURRICANE HARVEY NOW A CAT 2

Hurricane Harvey Tropical Cyclone Update
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL092017
1200 AM CDT Fri Aug 25 2017

…12 AM CDT POSITION ESTIMATE…
…HARVEY STRENGTHENS TO A CATEGORY 2 HURRICANE…

Recent data from a NOAA Hurricane Hunter aircraft indicate that Harvey has strengthened. The estimated maximum sustained winds have increased to near 100 mph (160 km/h).

SUMMARY OF 1200 AM CDT…0500 UTC…INFORMATION
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LOCATION…25.5N 94.9W
ABOUT 220 MI…355 KM SE OF CORPUS CHRISTI TEXAS
ABOUT 220 MI…355 KM SSE OF PORT OCONNOR TEXAS
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…100 MPH…160 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…NW OR 315 DEGREES AT 10 MPH…17 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…967 MB…28.56 INCHES