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Tropical Depression Alberto Advisory Number 24 NWS Weather Prediction Center College Park MD AL012018 1000 PM CDT Wed May 30 2018 ...ALBERTO MOVING ACROSS SOUTHERN LOWER MICHIGAN... ...HEAVY RAINFALL THREAT CONTINUES... SUMMARY OF 1000 PM CDT...0300 UTC...INFORMATION ----------------------------------------------- LOCATION...42.4N 85.3W ABOUT 45 MI...70 KM SW OF LANSING MICHIGAN MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...30 MPH...50 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNE OR 25 DEGREES AT 26 MPH...43 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...996 MB...29.41 INCHES WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- Flash Flood Watches remain in effect for portions of northern Georgia, western North Carolina into western Virginia and far eastern West Virginia. DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 1000 PM CDT (0300 UTC), the center of Tropical Depression Alberto was located near latitude 42.4 North, longitude 85.3 West. The depression is moving toward the north-northeast near 26 mph (43 km/h) and this motion is expected to continue for the rest of tonight. Maximum sustained winds are near 30 mph (50 km/h) with higher gusts. Little change in strength is forecast is expected, and Alberto is expected to become an extratropical low overnight. The estimated minimum central pressure is 996 mb (29.41 inches). HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- RAINFALL: Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches, with isolated higher amounts, will be possible northward along the track of Alberto across the Lower Peninsula of Michigan as well as along distant inflow bands near the southern Appalachians. Isolated to scattered flash flooding will remain a possibility across this area. WIND: A few wind gusts may reach tropical-storm force (39 mph or 60 km/h) from northern Indiana into Lower Michigan overnight. For more information on rainfall totals please see the Storm Summary available at NEXT ADVISORY ------------- Next complete advisory at 400 AM CDT. $$ Forecaster Hayes

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