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Storm Team 9: Erin Turns Post-Tropical

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The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical Storm Erin in the eastern Atlantic Ocean. As of 5 PM Sunday, August 18th, maximum sustained winds are around 35 mph with higher gusts. Coordinates: 20.4 N, 39.8 W; moving W at 8 mph.

The Bermuda high pressure system is anchored over the central Atlantic Ocean. This weather feature is keeping Tropical Depression Erin moving generally on a westward track.

Tropical Storm Erin has encountered faster upper-level winds, dry air and cooler waters.  These factors have done their work on the system. The National Hurricane Center says this is the final advisory for Erin.

Stay with Storm Team 9 for the latest forecast as we keep you updated on all tropical activity.

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