Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:
In the Atlantic Ocean: Tropical Storm Kirk is located about 60 mi…95 km ene of Barbados and about 170 mi…275 km ese of Martinique with maximum sustained winds…50 mph…85 km/h. Present movement…wnw or 290 degrees at 16 mph…26 km/h.
In the Eastern Pacific Ocean: Hurricane Rosa is located about 630 mi…1015 km wsw of Puerto Vallarta Mexico and about 485 mi…780 km sw of the southern tip of Baja California with maximum sustained winds…85 mph…140 km/h. Present movement…w or 270 degrees at 12 mph…19 km/h.
In the Western Pacific Ocean: Typhoon 28w (Trami), located approximately 298 nm south-southeast of Kadena AFB, Japan, is tracking northwestward at 01 knot.
Tropical depression (td) 29w (Twenty-nine), located approximately 536 nm north of Miami Tori Shima, Japan, is tracking northeastward at 13 knots.
In the Southern Hemisphere: Tropical cyclone (tc) 02p (Liua), located approximately 480 nm northwest of Port Vila, Vanuatu, is tracking southeastward at 09 knots.
Alabama, USA – Flash floods trapped people in homes and vehicles in north Alabama on Wednesday, and forecasters said the threat could last another day. Torrents of rain from a cold front moving through the state caused water to quickly cover roads and low-lying areas near Birmingham.