TROPICAL CYCLONE INFORMATION STATEMENT

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TROPICAL CYCLONE INFORMATION STATEMENT
ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA METEOROLOGICAL SERVICES
11:20 AM ECT WED SEP 22 2021

 
...TROPICAL CYCLONE PETER IS OUT OF THE AREA AND DISSIPATING...

TROPICAL CYCLONE PETER HAS MOVED AWAY FROM THE NORTHEAST CARIBBEAN AND IS MOVING FURTHER AWAY. PETER IS ALSO DISSIPATING; IT HAS WEAKENED TO A TROPICAL DEPRESSION AND IS FORECAST TO DISSIPATE BY FRIDAY. 

PETER POSES NO THREAT TO ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA, THE REST OF THE LEEWARD ISLANDS AND THE BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS. ALSO, THE SYSTEM POSES NO THREAT TO ANY LANDMASS.

AT 11 AM ECT OR 1500 UTC, WHAT IS NOW TROPICAL DEPRESSION PETER WAS CENTRED ABOUT 335 MILES NORTHWEST OF THE LEEWARD ISLANDS MOVING NORTH-NORTHWEST AT AROUND 7 MPH.

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS ARE DOWN TO NEAR 35 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS. FURTHER WEAKENING IS FORECAST AND PETER IS EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE TOMORROW OR FRIDAY.

THIS IS THE LAST STATEMENT ON TROPICAL CYCLONE PETER.

FORECASTER DALE DESTIN