Tropical Storm Gabrielle Buffets Bermuda, First Hurricane of 2013 Season Forms: AIR

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BOSTON, Sept. 11, 2013 – According to catastrophe modeling firm AIR Worldwide, one day after regenerating into a tropical storm after fizzling in the Caribbean last week, Gabrielle’s center came within 65 km (40 miles) west-southwest of Bermuda this morning. As of the National Hurricane Center’s (NHC) 11 a.m. AST advisory today, Gabrielle was about 90 km (55 miles) west of Bermuda and has moved little over the past few hours. “The storm’s maximum sustained winds weakened to 80 km/h (50 mph), although tropical storm force wind gusts could continue…

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