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Hurricane Tomas Just East of Cuba

20.2N 73.8W

November 6th, 2010 Category: Tropical Cyclones

Hurricane Tomas (21L) - November 5th, 2010

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Track of TS 21L

As of 5 p.m. AST (2100 UTC) November 5, Hurricane Tomas was located within 15 nautical miles of 20.3°N 73.8°W, about 90 mi (145 km) east of Guantánamo, Cuba and about 70 mi (110 km) southwest of Great Inagua.

Maximum sustained winds are 65 knots (75 mph, 120 km/h), with stronger gusts. Minimum central pressure is 991 mbar (hPa; 29.26 InHg), and the system is moving northeast at 12 kt (14 mph, 22 km/h).

Hurricane force winds extend up to 25 miles (35 km) from the center of Tomas, and tropical storm force winds up to 140 miles (220 km) from the center.