177  
WTNT31 KNHC 290841  
TCPAT1  
 
BULLETIN  
SUBTROPICAL DEPRESSION ALBERTO ADVISORY NUMBER 17  
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL012018  
400 AM CDT TUE MAY 29 2018  
   
..CENTER OF ALBERTO MOVING THROUGH CENTRAL ALABAMA
 
   
..HEAVY RAINFALL THREAT CONTINUES
 
 
SUMMARY OF 400 AM CDT...0900 UTC...INFORMATION  
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LOCATION...32.3N 86.8W  
ABOUT 30 MI...45 KM W OF MONTGOMERY ALABAMA  
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...30 MPH...45 KM/H  
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNW OR 345 DEGREES AT 13 MPH...20 KM/H  
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...995 MB...29.39 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 400 AM CDT (0900 UTC), THE CENTER OF SUBTROPICAL DEPRESSION  
ALBERTO WAS LOCATED NEAR LATITUDE 32.3 NORTH, LONGITUDE 86.8 WEST.  
THE DEPRESSION IS MOVING TOWARD THE NORTH-NORTHWEST NEAR 13 MPH  
(20 KM/H). A FASTER NORTHWARD TO NORTH-NORTHWESTWARD MOTION IS  
EXPECTED DURING THE NEXT FEW DAYS. ON THE FORECAST TRACK, THE  
CENTER OF ALBERTO WILL MOVE OVER CENTRAL AND NORTHERN ALABAMA  
THROUGH THIS MORNING. THE SYSTEM IS FORECAST TO MOVE OVER THE  
TENNESSEE VALLEY LATER TODAY AND INTO THE OHIO VALLEY AND GREAT  
LAKES REGION ON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.  
 
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS ARE NEAR 30 MPH (45 KM/H) WITH HIGHER GUSTS.  
CONTINUED WEAKENING IS FORECAST AS ALBERTO MOVES FARTHER INLAND, AND  
THE SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO DEGENERATE INTO A REMNANT LOW BY TUESDAY  
EVENING. THE MONTGOMERY AIRPORT RECENTLY REPORTED A WIND GUST OF 43  
MPH (69 KM/H).  
 
THE ESTIMATED MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE IS 995 MB (29.39 INCHES).  
 
HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND  
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RAINFALL: ALBERTO IS EXPECTED TO PRODUCE 2 TO 6 INCHES OF RAIN FROM  
ALABAMA NORTHWARD INTO THE SOUTHERN GREAT LAKES AND FROM NORTH  
FLORIDA INTO THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS THROUGH THURSDAY. ISOLATED  
MAXIMUM STORM TOTALS OF 12 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE FLORIDA  
PANHANDLE AND ALABAMA. THESE RAINS MAY PRODUCE FLOODING AND FLASH  
FLOODING.  
 
WIND: A FEW GUSTS TO TROPICAL-STORM FORCE ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS  
PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND NORTHERN ALABAMA THIS MORNING.  
 
TORNADOES: A TORNADO OR TWO MAY OCCUR TODAY FROM SOUTHERN KENTUCKY  
TO PARTS OF GEORGIA.  
 
SURF: SWELLS GENERATED BY ALBERTO WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT THE  
EASTERN AND NORTHERN GULF COAST TODAY. THESE SWELLS ARE LIKELY TO  
CAUSE LIFE-THREATENING SURF AND RIP CURRENT CONDITIONS. FOR MORE  
INFORMATION, 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. FUTURE INFORMATION ON THIS SYSTEM CAN BE  
FOUND IN PUBLIC ADVISORIES ISSUED BY THE WEATHER PREDICTION CENTER  
BEGINNING AT 10 AM CDT, UNDER AWIPS HEADER TCPAT1, WMO HEADER  
WTNT31 KWNH, AND ON THE WEB AT HTTP://WWW.WPC.NCEP.NOAA.GOV.  
 

 
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