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Hurricane IRENE


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HURRICANE IRENE FORECAST/ADVISORY NUMBER  49
NWS TPC/NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL   AL092005
2100Z TUE AUG 16 2005
 
HURRICANE CENTER LOCATED NEAR 36.5N  61.6W AT 16/2100Z
POSITION ACCURATE WITHIN  25 NM
 
PRESENT MOVEMENT TOWARD THE EAST OR  90 DEGREES AT   8 KT
 
ESTIMATED MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE  975 MB
EYE DIAMETER  20 NM
MAX SUSTAINED WINDS  85 KT WITH GUSTS TO 105 KT.
64 KT....... 20NE  20SE  20SW   0NW.
50 KT....... 30NE  50SE  50SW  30NW.
34 KT....... 70NE 100SE 100SW  70NW.
12 FT SEAS..150NE 150SE 100SW 100NW.
WINDS AND SEAS VARY GREATLY IN EACH QUADRANT.  RADII IN NAUTICAL
MILES ARE THE LARGEST RADII EXPECTED ANYWHERE IN THAT QUADRANT.
 
REPEAT...CENTER LOCATED NEAR 36.5N  61.6W AT 16/2100Z
AT 16/1800Z CENTER WAS LOCATED NEAR 36.5N  62.0W
 
FORECAST VALID 17/0600Z 37.2N  60.1W
MAX WIND  80 KT...GUSTS 100 KT.
64 KT... 20NE  20SE  20SW   0NW.
50 KT... 30NE  50SE  50SW  30NW.
34 KT... 70NE 100SE 100SW  70NW.
 
FORECAST VALID 17/1800Z 38.8N  57.3W
MAX WIND  70 KT...GUSTS  85 KT.
64 KT... 20NE  20SE  20SW   0NW.
50 KT... 30NE  50SE  50SW  30NW.
34 KT... 70NE 100SE 100SW  70NW.
 
FORECAST VALID 18/0600Z 42.0N  52.5W...BECOMING EXTRATROPICAL
MAX WIND  60 KT...GUSTS  75 KT.
50 KT... 50NE 120SE 100SW   0NW.
34 KT...150NE 250SE 250SW 120NW.
 
FORECAST VALID 18/1800Z 47.0N  46.0W...EXTRATROPICAL
MAX WIND  50 KT...GUSTS  60 KT.
50 KT... 90NE 180SE 120SW   0NW.
34 KT...250NE 420SE 420SW 180NW.
 
FORECAST VALID 19/1800Z 56.0N  40.0W...EXTRATROPICAL
MAX WIND  50 KT...GUSTS  60 KT.
50 KT... 90NE 240SE 120SW   0NW.
34 KT...180NE 300SE 300SW 360NW.
 
EXTENDED OUTLOOK. NOTE...ERRORS FOR TRACK HAVE AVERAGED NEAR 250 NM
ON DAY 4 AND 325 NM ON DAY 5...AND FOR INTENSITY NEAR 20 KT EACH DAY
 
OUTLOOK VALID 20/1800Z...ABSORBED
 
REQUEST FOR 3 HOURLY SHIP REPORTS WITHIN 300 MILES OF 36.5N  61.6W
 
NEXT ADVISORY AT 17/0300Z
 
FORECASTER PASCH
 
 
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