Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:
In the Atlantic Ocean: Hurricane Fiona is located about 485 mi…780 km sw of Bermuda and about 1250 mi…2010 km ssw of Halifax Nova Scotia with maximum sustained winds…130 mph…215 km/h . Pesent movement…nne or 25 degrees at 13 mph…20 km/h.
Tropical Storm Gaston is located about 375 mi…605 km wnw of Faial island in the central Azores with maximum sustained winds…65 mph…100 km/h. Present movement…ene or 70 degrees at 17 mph…28 km/h.
In the Western Pacific Ocean: Tropical Storm 15e (Newton), located approximately 1041 nm south-southeast of San Diego, is tracking westward at 10 knots.
Tropical Depression 17w (Seventeen), located approximately 288 nm west-northwest of Iwo To, is tracking northwestward at 12 knots.
In the Northwest Pacific Ocean: Tropical Storm 18w (Eighteen), located approximately 550 nm north-northwest of Yap, is tracking northwestward at 03 knots.
Central America – Heavy rain has also affected areas of El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua over the last few days. Fatalities were reported in El Salvador and Honduras. At least 2 people have died and hundreds have been displaced after heavy rain triggered flooding and landslides in Central America.