11 AM Tuesday August 4
Tropical Storm Isaias is moving faster this morning and as we discussed before, will be moving through sooner. At of 11 AM, sustained winds were still 70 mph, with tropical storm force winds reaching 140 miles from the center. Needless to say, the Tropical Storm Warning and Tornado Watch remain in effect.
The location was within 20 miles of Fredericktown, Maryland. The forward speed was 35 mph to the North Northeast.
I have added resource pages below for:
- Local Power Outages: Over 70,000 lost power as of 11 AM
- Maryland Weather
- Tropical Storm Isaias Tracking Page
Official Plot of Tropical Storm Isaias
SUMMARY OF 1100 AM EDT…1500 UTC…INFORMATION
- LOCATION…39.1N 76.1W
- ABOUT 20 MI…30 KM SSW OF FREDERICKTOWN MARYLAND
- ABOUT 70 MI…110 KM SW OF PHILADELPHIA PENNSYLVANIA
- MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…70 MPH…110 KM/H
- PRESENT MOVEMENT…NNE OR 20 DEGREES AT 35 MPH…56 KM/H
- MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…993 MB…29.33 INCHES
11 AM Winds:
MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE CITY SKY/WX WIND OCEAN CITY CLOUDY SW33G58 SALISBURY CLOUDY W 35G54 BAY BRIDGE AP* RAIN NW25G38 EASTON* LGT RAIN W39G56
BWI AIRPORT N15G22 MARTIN STATE NW26G38 ANNAPOLIS NW24G36 ABERDEEN* NW20G36 FORT MEADE* N7G20
SOUTHERN MARYLAND CITY PATUXENT RIVER W21G31 ST INIGOES SW22G32 LEONARDTOWN* W16G24
NORTH CENTRAL MARYLAND CITY FREDERICK* N7 HAGERSTOWN APT NW8 WESTMINSTER* N10
Multiple tornados have been reported and widespread damages has been reported across Delmarva and near the Bay.
Rainfall amounts have exceeded 8 inches in some areas of the Eastern Shore, and more flooding is possible over the next few hours.
Now is the time the winds wrapping around the center are expected to switch directions for many.
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This area should have a period of sustained winds over 39 mph. See the gusts below
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