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Paulette moves further into open Atlantic

Paulette moves further into open Atlantic

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Sept. 15 (UPI) -- Forecasters with the National Weather Service reclassified Paulette as a "strong" post-tropical cyclone over the North Atlantic on Wednesday, though the system retained Category 1 hurricane strength. In its 5 p.m. AST advisory, the National Hurricane Center said the storm was located 390 miles east-southeast of the Azores. It had maximum sustained winds of 40 mph and was moving east at 12 mph. Advertisement Paulette is in the center of the Atlantic basin and is projected to take a southwestward path by the end of this week. Forecasters don't expect the storm to impact any other land. Paulette became a hurricane last weekend and arrived over Bermuda on Sunday. Sign up for our daily Top News Newsletter Let's block ads! (Why?) World ...
Hurricane Paulette batters Bermuda

Hurricane Paulette batters Bermuda

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Sept. 14 (UPI) -- Hurricane Paulette made landfall over Bermuda early Monday, battering the island with strong damaging winds and torrential rains. In a 5 a.m. AST advisory, the National Hurricane Center said the entire island of Bermuda was inside Paulette's eye as it moved north-northwest at 12 mph with maximum sustained winds of 90 mph. Advertisement Although winds have subsided across Bermuda due to being directly under its eye, hurricane-force winds and torrential rains will return with the south portion of Paulette's eye passing over the island, it said. "On the forecast track, the eye of Paulette will continue to pass over Bermuda during the next couple of hours, followed by passage of the southern portion of the eyewall," the NHC said. Paulette strengthened into a hurricane Satur...