Matthew batters Florida’s East Coast, headed to Georgia and South Carolina

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NOAA

HURRICANE MATTHEW TROPICAL CYCLONE UPDATE
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL       AL142016
1200 PM EDT FRI OCT 07 2016

...12 PM EDT POSITION UPDATE...
...MATTHEW'S WESTERN EYEWALL CONTINUES TO BRUSH THE COAST
OF NORTHEAST FLORIDA...

An unofficial observing site near Daytona Beach, Florida, has
reported sustained winds of 73 mph (117 km/h) with a gust to 91 mph
(146 km/h) within the past hour or so.  The site also measured a
minimum pressure of 975 mb (28.78 inches).

SUMMARY OF 1200 PM EDT...1600 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...29.4N 80.6W
ABOUT 30 MI...50 KM ENE OF DAYTONA BEACH FLORIDA
ABOUT 90 MI...145 KM SE OF JACKSONVILLE FLORIDA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...120 MPH...195 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNW OR 345 DEGREES AT 12 MPH...19 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...947 MB...27.97 INCHES