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Tropical Storm Gustav

Tropical Storm GustavPosition: 17.8 N 77.3 W. [10 PM CDT]
Movement: West [270°] near 7 mph.
Maximum sustained winds: 70 mph.
Wind Gusts: 85 mph.
Tropical Storm Wind Radius: 45 miles.
Minimum central pressure: 988 mb.

It is ashore on Jamaica and expected to weaken somewhat as it scours the island,

Gustav has been moving more to the South which is bad news for Jamaica and the Cayman Islands, but possibly good news for New Orleans. It is definitely bad news for Gulf oil production, as more platforms and facilities will be on the East side of the storm which is the most destructive. Expect increased gas prices, not due to speculation.