Tropical Storm Isaac continues to weaken as it approaches the Caribbean

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Interests elsewhere in the southeastern and mid-Atlantic states should monitor the progress of Florence. The center of the storm will likely land between Brownsville and Rockport.

A Hurricane Warning means that hurricane conditions are expected somewhere within the warning area.

Tropical Storm Watches were also discontinued for St. Maarten, St. Martin, Saba and Eustatius. Preparations to protect life and property should be rushed to completion.

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Tropical storm conditions are expected within the tropical storm warning area beginning within the next few hours through the afternoon.

The Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency said Wednesday that the territory is prepared for any further developments of Tropical Storm Isaac, as well as for the remainder of the hurricane season.

Here is a look at the weather in Barbados for September 13, according to information from the Barbados Meteorological Services. Then, Friday through Saturday Florence is expected to slow its forward progress and turn toward the west southwest, slowly advancing across central SC and weakening with time.

Maximum sustained winds remain near 60 miles per hour (95 km/h) with higher gusts.

On Thursday, Florence was a Category 3 hurricane on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale with 120-mph winds (193 km).

"Helene is expected to transition to an extratropical cyclone as it approaches Ireland and the United Kingdom in a couple of days".

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"The Atlantic now has three hurricanes at the same time: Hurricane Florence, Helene, and Isaac". The estimated minimum central pressure is 1006 mb (29.71 inches). Depending on the track after Friday, the threat for strong winds could spread beyond the Watch area across southeast SC and parts of southeast Georgia Saturday. Conversely, the southern/western areas of the CSRA will see the least rain/wind. It was downgraded to Category 1 before coming ashore on Friday near Wrightsville Beach close to Wilmington, North Carolina.

The Met Service says the system will produce significant rainfall across the island on Sunday through to early next week.

Elsewhere in the Appalachians and Mid-Atlantic states...3 to 6 inches, isolated 12 inches.

The tropical storm is battling strong winds in the upper atmosphere and it is possible Isaac could degenerate into a tropical wave as it moves through the Lesser Antilles.

"This storm is relentless and excruciating", North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper told CNN late on Friday. Please consult products from your local weather office.

Next complete advisory at 1100 PM EDT.

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