CDEMA Information Note #2 - Hurricane Isaac as of 6:00PM (AST) on September 11, 2018

According to the National Hurricane Center (NHC) in Miami, Florida, as of 5:00 PM (AST) on September 11, 2018, the center of Tropical Storm Isaac was located near latitude 14.6 North, longitude 51.3 West. Isaac is moving toward the west near 17 mph (28 km/h).

On the forecast track, Isaac is expected to move near or over the central Lesser Antilles on Thursday and move into the eastern Caribbean Sea Thursday night, and move into the central Caribbean Sea by the weekend. Maximum sustained winds remain near 70 mph (110 km/h) with higher gusts. Isaac is expected to be near hurricane strength when it moves through the central Lesser Antilles, with some weakening forecast afterward on Friday and Saturday.

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