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LOCATION...46.3N 62.1W
ABOUT 60 MI...100 KM S OF MADGALEN ISLANDS
ABOUT 200 MI...325 KM SW OF CAPE ST GEORGE NEWFOUNDLAND
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...90 MPH...150 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNE OR 30 DEGREES AT 26 MPH...43 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...960 MB...28.35 INCHES

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At 1100 PM AST (0300 UTC), the center of Post-Tropical Cyclone Dorian was located near latitude 46.3 North, longitude 62.1 West. The post-tropical cyclone is moving toward the north-northeast near 26 mph (43 km/h), and this general motion with a turn to the northeast is expected during the next couple of days. On this track, Dorian will be moving near or over western Newfoundland on Sunday and then enter the North Atlantic late Sunday.

Maximum sustained winds are near 90 mph (150 km/h) with higher gusts. These winds are occcuring mainly over water. The post-tropical cyclone is forecast to drop below hurricane strength on Sunday.

Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 115 miles (185 km) from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 310 miles (500 km).

The estimated minimum central pressure is 960 mb (28.35 inches).

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WHAT'S NEW:

None.

SUMMARY OF ALERTS:

A Hurricane Warning is in effect for...
- Eastern Nova Scotia from Lower East Pubnico to Brule
- Western Newfoundland from Indian Harbour to Hawke's Bay

A Hurricane Watch is in effect for...
- Prince Edward Island
- Magdalen Islands

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for...
- Prince Edward Island
- Southwestern Nova Scotia from Avonport to north of Lower East Pubnico
- Fundy National Park to Shediac
- Stone's Cove to Indian Harbour
- Hawke's Bay to Fogo Island
- Mutton Bay to Mary's Harbour
- Magdalen Islands

A Hurricane Warning means that hurricane conditions are expected somewhere within the warning area. Preparations to protect life and property should be rushed to completion.

A Tropical Storm Warning means that tropical storm conditions are expected within the warning area.

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STORM SURGE: [TOP] A dangerous storm surge is likely in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, the Southwest Coast of Newfoundland, and Eastern Nova Scotia.

RAINFALL: [TOP] Dorian is expected to produce the following rainfall totals through Sunday Night:

Nova Scotia...3 to 5 inches, isolated 7 inches. New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island...2 to 4 inches Newfoundland and far eastern Quebec...1 to 2 inches

These rainfall amounts could result in flash flooding.

SURF: [TOP] Large swells are affecting the coast of Atlantic Canada, and they will continue to affect that area during the next few days. Swells along the mid-Atlantic and New England coasts of the U.S. will continue for a couple of more days. These swells are likely to cause life-threatening surf and rip current conditions. Please consult products from your local weather office.

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Next intermediate advisory at 200 AM AST.
Next complete advisory at 500 AM AST.

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Forecaster Avila

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