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Hurricane Danielle (06L) to Cause High Surf and Rip Currents in Bermuda and North American East Coast – August 29th, 2010

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August 29th, 2010 Category: Image of the day, Tropical Cyclones

Hurricane Danielle (06L) - August 28th, 2010

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Track of TS 06L - August 28th, 2010 © Univ. of Wisconsin

Track of TS 06L

The center of Hurricane Danielle (06L) is located near 30.3°N 59.7°W, about 330 miles (535 km) east-southeast of Bermuda.

The minimum central pressure is estimated to be 970 mbar (hPa, 28.64 inHg) and the storm is moving north-northeast at 13 mph (20 km/h).

Maximum sustained winds are estimated at 105 mph (165 km/h), with higher gusts. Tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 185 miles (295 km) from the center of Danielle, and hurricane force winds extend up to 70 miles (110 km) from the center.

Very high surf and rip currents are likely in Bermuda, along the East Coast of the United States and the coast of Atlantic Canada over the next few days.

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