Current Location: 15.3N, 68.2W
Geographic Reference: 250 miles south-southeast of Santo Domingo,
Movement: West at 11 mph
Max Winds: 40 mph gusting to 50 mph
Organizational Trend: Steady
Forecast Confidence: Average

A reconnaissance plane found tropical storm force winds well north of Isaac, and the National Hurricane Center has upgraded Isaac to a tropical storm. The plane could not find a low level center. Isaac is still expected to dissipate while in the Caribbean Sea early next week.

Our next full advisory will be issued by 4 PM AST / 3 PM CDT.

Meteorologist: Jim Palmer

Lat. Lon. Max Sustained Winds Category
15.30N 68.20W 40 mph Tropical Storm