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Hurricane Maria, Hurricane Lee and Tropical Storm Pilar

Hurricane Maria, Hurricane Lee and Tropical Storm Pilar Image ID 2304
Acquisition date 24-Sep-2017
Over head time 15:00:00
Satellite Sensor goes-east
Sensor Channel(s) 4

Hurricane Maria moves northwards about 475 miles south, south-east of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina as a Category 2 storm on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale (SSHWS) with a 1-minute sustained average wind speed of 90 knots (103.7 mph) and gusts of 110 knots (126.7 mph). Hurricane Lee tracks south-eastwards as a Category 2 storm (SSHWS) around 875 miles east of Bermuda with a 1-minute sustained average wind speed of 80 knots (92.2 mph) and gusts of 100 knots (115.2 mph). Tropical Storm Pilar (previously Tropical Depression Eighteen-E) moves north, north-westwards approximately 35 miles south, south-west of Cabo Corrientes, Mexico with a 1-minute sustained average wind speed of 40 knots (46.1 mph) and gusts of 50 knots (57.6 mph).

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