Post-tropical cyclone Teddy nearing Nova Scotia
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Update 23rd September 7:30 a. m.
Located near 43.4N 63.5W, Teddy has become a post-tropical cyclone. The system is moving toward the north-northeast near 30 km/h (16 knots), this general motion is expected to continue for the next day.
The center will move over eastern Nova Scotia later today, and then near or over Newfoundland by tonight, and be east of Labrador on Thursday.
**Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 120 hm/h (65 knots) with higher gusts. Additional weakening is likely today, however, Teddy will remain a strong post-tropical cyclone when it moves near and over Nova Scotia.
Large swells produced by Teddy are expected to affect portions of Bermuda, the Leeward Islands, the Greater Antilles, the Bahamas, the east coast of the United States, and Atlantic Canada.
Update 22nd of September, 9:30 a.m.
Hurricane Teddy regained its strength and is again a strong Category 2 hurricane currently nearing Nova Scotia, which should start to feel the hurricane conditions in a few hours.
Maximum sustainable winds are now 155 km/h (100 mph).
Teddy is expected to become a post-tropical storm when it approaches the region, bringing heavy rain and strong winds.
Update 21st of September, 9:30 a.m.
Teddy will move east of Bermuda today, affecting the island with tropical-storm-force winds that may lasts till the Monday evening.
Maximum sustainable winds are 155 km/h (100 mph). During the late Tuesday through Thursday, Teddy will affect Atlantic Canada with threat of strong winds and storm surge.
Tropical storm watch is in effect for Nova Scotia and Atlantic Canada.
Update 20th of September, 10.00 a.m.
Hurricane Teddy, located near 28.0N 62.0W is moving toward the northwest near 19 km/h (5 knots). This general motion is expected to continue this morning local time and then a turn toward the north is expected tonight and will last for the next couple of days.
Teddy will approach Bermuda on Sunday night, the center will pass east of the island Monday morning.
Maximum sustained winds are near 185 km/h (100 knots) with higher gusts. Teddy is a category 3 hurricane. Gradual weakening is forecasted for the next day or two but remains a powerful pot-tropical cyclone as it moves near or over portions of Atlantic Canada early next weak. Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 130 km from the center.
The Leeward Islands, the Greater Antilles, the Bahamas, Bermuda, the east coast of the United States, and Atlantic Canada will be affected by large swells that could cause life-threatening surf and rip current conditions.
Update: 19th of September, 2:00 p.m.
Teddy is positioned about 605 miles southeast of Bermuda and it is expected to move east of Bermuda late Sunday or Monday. The storm is currently packing winds of 205 km/h (125 mph).
Hurricane should become a powerful post-tropical cyclone as it nears parts of Atlantic Canada next week.
Th threats are large swells, that may affect portions of Leeward Islands, Greater Antilles, the Bahamas, Bermuda, east coast of United States and Atlantic Canada.
Located at 21.6N 55.4W, Hurricane Teddy is moving toward the northwest near 19 km/h (10 knots) and this motion is expected for the next couple of days, followed by a turn to the north by early next week.
Maximum sustained winds are near 215 km/h (116 knots) with higher gusts. Right now Teddy is a hurricane category 4. A decrease in strength is expected during the next day. Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 95 km from the center.
Teddy is expected to approach Bermuda this weekend, being closet to it on Sunday or Monday. The exact details of Teddy's track and intensity are not yet known.
The Leeward Islands, the Greater Antilles, the Bahamas, Bermuda, and the southeastern United States will be affected by large swell which can cause life-threatening surf and rip current conditions.