TROPICAL STORM WARNING FOR OBX

Tropical Depression #8 Approaching Outer Banks

TROPICAL DEPRESSION #8 HASN’T STRENGTHENED SINCE YESTERDAY, BUT IT WILL STILL BRING SOME IMPACTS TO THE OBX. IT ONLY HAS MAX SUSTAINED WINDS OF 35MPH, AND HURRICANE HUNTERS DIDN’T SEE ANY SIGNS OF STRENGTHENING WHEN THEY FLEW INTO IT THIS AM. WIND SHEAR HAS REALLY BEEN WORKING AGAINST THIS SYSTEM, BUT THE SHEAR IS RELAXING. THEREFORE THERE IS A SMALL WINDOW OF OPPORTUNITY FOR IT TO BECOME A MINIMAL TROPICAL STORM OVER THE NEXT 12-24 HOURS. 2PM ADVISORY     A TROPICAL STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE OBX TODAY.  This means tropical storm force winds are possible for…