Tropical Storm Fay made landfall in New Jersey
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Update: 11th of July, 10:00 a.m.
Fay is now a post tropical cyclone after his arrival in New Jersey on Friday, approximately 10 miles north-northeast of Atlantic City. It should weaken into tropical depression in the next few hours.
The maximum sustained winds are 83 km/h (45 kt) with movement speed 22 km/h (14 mph).
Reported impacts so far were minor flooding.
Update: 10th of July, 12:00 a.m.
Located at 37.4N 74.8W, Tropical Storm Fay moves toward the north near 17 km/h (9 knots) with maximum sustained winds 85 km/h (46 knots) and higher gusts.
The expected motion is toward north-northeastward with landfall near Long Beach Island, New Jersey on Saturday. Once it moves inland, Fay should begin its weakening.
Fay will bring heavy rainfall to lower Maryland Eastern Shore and Delaware northward into New Jersey, eastern Pennsylvania, southeast New York, and southern New England. Heavy rains may result in flash flooding.
Tropical storm conditions are in effect from Cape May New Jersey to Watch Hill Rhode Island. Isolated tornadoes are possible today over portions of New Jersey, southeast New York, and southern New England.