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Post-tropical Cyclone Victor at 18.8°N - 45.2°W

North Atlantic Ocean

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29 Sep 2021 - 4 Oct 2021

Approximately 2200 miles from the U.S. east coast


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NHC Storm Description:

4 Oct 2021 - 15:00 UTC ...VICTOR DEGENERATES INTO A TROUGH OVER THE CENTRAL ATLANTIC... ...THIS IS THE FINAL NHC ADVISORY... As of 11:00 AM AST Mon Oct 4 the center of Victor was located near 18.8, -45.2 with movement WNW at 15 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1011 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 30 mph.

4 Oct 2021 - 9:00 UTC ...VICTOR EXPECTED TO VANISH LATER TODAY... As of 5:00 AM AST Mon Oct 4 the center of Victor was located near 18.1, -43.6 with movement WNW at 14 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1009 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 30 mph.

4 Oct 2021 - 3:00 UTC ...VICTOR NO VICTOR IN ITS BATTLE AGAINST DRY AIR AND SHEAR... As of 11:00 PM AST Sun Oct 3 the center of Victor was located near 17.8, -43.0 with movement NW at 15 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1007 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 35 mph.

3 Oct 2021 - 21:00 UTC ...POORLY ORGANIZED VICTOR EXPECTED TO BECOME A REMNANT LOW BY MONDAY... As of 5:00 PM AST Sun Oct 3 the center of Victor was located near 17.1, -41.3 with movement NW at 13 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1007 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 35 mph.

3 Oct 2021 - 15:00 UTC ...VICTOR STILL A SHEARED TROPICAL DEPRESSION... ...EXPECTED TO BECOME A REMNANT LOW BY LATE MONDAY... As of 11:00 AM AST Sun Oct 3 the center of Victor was located near 16.1, -40.3 with movement NW at 12 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1007 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 35 mph.

3 Oct 2021 - 9:00 UTC ...VICTOR REMAINS A TROPICAL DEPRESSION... ...EXPECTED TO BECOME A REMNANT LOW BY MONDAY... As of 5:00 AM AST Sun Oct 3 the center of Victor was located near 16.1, -39.9 with movement NW at 16 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1007 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 35 mph.

3 Oct 2021 - 3:00 UTC ...VICTOR STILL A TROPICAL DEPRESSION... ...FORECAST TO BECOME A REMNANT LOW IN THE NEXT DAY OR SO... As of 11:00 PM AST Sat Oct 2 the center of Victor was located near 14.8, -38.9 with movement NW at 14 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1005 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 35 mph.

2 Oct 2021 - 21:00 UTC ...VICTOR STILL HOLDING ON AS A TROPICAL CYCLONE... ...WEAKENS TO A TROPICAL DEPRESSION... As of 5:00 PM AST Sat Oct 2 the center of Victor was located near 13.7, -38.0 with movement NW at 14 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1007 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 35 mph.

2 Oct 2021 - 15:00 UTC ...VICTOR BARELY HOLDING ON AS A TROPICAL CYCLONE... ...COULD BECOME A REMNANT LOW BY TONIGHT... As of 11:00 AM AST Sat Oct 2 the center of Victor was located near 13.1, -37.2 with movement NW at 12 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1005 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 40 mph.

2 Oct 2021 - 9:00 UTC ...VICTOR CONTINUES TO WEAKEN OVER THE EASTERN TROPICAL ATLANTIC... ...EXPECTED TO BECOME A REMNANT LOW BY MONDAY... As of 5:00 AM AST Sat Oct 2 the center of Victor was located near 12.8, -36.3 with movement WNW at 13 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1001 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 50 mph.

2 Oct 2021 - 3:00 UTC ...DISORGANIZED VICTOR WEAKENING OVER THE EASTERN TROPICAL ATLANTIC... As of 11:00 PM AST Fri Oct 1 the center of Victor was located near 12.3, -35.3 with movement WNW at 13 mph. The minimum central pressure was 999 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 60 mph.

1 Oct 2021 - 21:00 UTC ...VICTOR LOSING ORGANIZATION OVER THE EASTERN TROPICAL ATLANTIC... As of 5:00 PM AST Fri Oct 1 the center of Victor was located near 12.0, -34.3 with movement WNW at 13 mph. The minimum central pressure was 997 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 65 mph.

1 Oct 2021 - 15:00 UTC ...VICTOR STRENGTHENS A LITTLE MORE... ...CENTERED SOUTH OF PREVIOUS ESTIMATES... As of 11:00 AM AST Fri Oct 1 the center of Victor was located near 11.5, -33.5 with movement WNW at 15 mph. The minimum central pressure was 997 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 65 mph.

1 Oct 2021 - 9:00 UTC ...VICTOR MOVING NORTHWESTWARD OVER THE EASTERN TROPICAL ATLANTIC... As of 5:00 AM AST Fri Oct 1 the center of Victor was located near 11.7, -32.3 with movement NW at 15 mph. The minimum central pressure was 997 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 60 mph.

1 Oct 2021 - 3:00 UTC ...VICTOR STRENGTHENS OVER THE TROPICAL EASTERN ATLANTIC... As of 11:00 PM AST Thu Sep 30 the center of Victor was located near 10.6, -30.7 with movement WNW at 12 mph. The minimum central pressure was 997 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 60 mph.

30 Sep 2021 - 21:00 UTC ...VICTOR HOLDING STEADY IN STRENGTH OVER THE TROPICAL EAST ATLANTIC... As of 5:00 PM AST Thu Sep 30 the center of Victor was located near 9.9, -30.0 with movement WNW at 14 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1003 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 45 mph.

30 Sep 2021 - 15:00 UTC ...VICTOR FORECAST TO STRENGTHEN OVER THE EASTERN TROPICAL ATLANTIC... As of 2:00 PM CVT Thu Sep 30 the center of Victor was located near 9.5, -28.9 with movement WNW at 14 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1004 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 45 mph.

30 Sep 2021 - 9:00 UTC ...VICTOR A LITTLE STRONGER... As of 8:00 AM CVT Thu Sep 30 the center of Victor was located near 8.7, -27.3 with movement WNW at 13 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1004 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 45 mph.

30 Sep 2021 - 3:00 UTC ...VICTOR MOVING GENERALLY WEST-NORTHWESTWARD ACROSS THE FAR EASTERN ATLANTIC... As of 2:00 AM CVT Thu Sep 30 the center of Victor was located near 8.4, -26.7 with movement WNW at 13 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1005 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 40 mph.

29 Sep 2021 - 21:00 UTC ...VICTOR FORMS OVER THE EASTERN TROPICAL ATLANTIC... As of 8:00 PM CVT Wed Sep 29 the center of Victor was located near 8.3, -25.5 with movement WNW at 13 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1005 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 40 mph.

29 Sep 2021 - 15:00 UTC ...TROPICAL DEPRESSION FORMS OVER THE FAR EASTERN TROPICAL ATLANTIC... As of 2:00 PM CVT Wed Sep 29 the center of Twenty was located near 8.3, -24.6 with movement WNW at 14 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1007 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 35 mph.

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