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Hurricane Maria, Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose and Tropical Depression Lee

Hurricane Maria, Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose and Tropical Depression Lee Image ID 2300
Acquisition date 22-Sep-2017
Over head time 21:00:00
Satellite Sensor goes-east
Sensor Channel(s) 4

Hurricane Maria was tracking north, north-westwards as it passed to the east of the south-eastern Bahamas. Maria was at this time a Category 3 storm (Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) with a 1-minute sustained average wind speed of 110 knots (126.7 mph) and gusts of 135 knots (155.5 mph). Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose was moving south-eastwards with a 1-minute sustained average wind speed of 40 knots (46.1 mph) and gusts of 50 knots (57.6 mph) around 140 miles south, south-east of Nantucket, Massachusetts. Tropical Depression Lee was tracking northwards about 940 miles east of Bermuda with a 1-minute sustained average wind speed of 30 knots (34.6 mph) and gusts of 40 knots (46.1 mph).

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