Sep 10, 2010 11:12 AM by Posted by: Chris Paulsen
Igor has regained tropical storm strength as it
moves across the open Atlantic Ocean.
The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami says the storm could
become a hurricane by Sunday. Igor remains far from land and was
about 465 miles west of the Cape Verde Islands.The storm's maximum sustained winds Friday were near 40 mph. It was moving to the west at 16 mph.
ABOUT 465 MI...750 KM W OF THE CAPE VERDE ISLANDS
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...40 MPH...65 KM/HR
PRESENT MOVEMENT...W OR 280 DEGREES AT 16 MPH...26 KM/HR
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1004 MB...29.65 INCHES
3 hours ago