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Hurricane MAX


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HURRICANE MAX SPECIAL FORECAST/ADVISORY NUMBER   5
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL       EP162017
1200 UTC THU SEP 14 2017
 
CHANGES IN WATCHES AND WARNINGS WITH THIS ADVISORY...
 
THE GOVERNMENT OF MEXICO HAS CHANGED THE HURRICANE WATCH AND
TROPICAL STORM WARNING FROM ZIHUATANEJO TO PUNTA MALDONADO TO A
HURRICANE WARNING.
 
SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT... 
 
A HURRICANE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR...
* ZIHUATANEJO TO PUNTA MALDONADO
 
A HURRICANE WARNING MEANS THAT HURRICANE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED
SOMEWHERE WITHIN THE WARNING AREA... IN THIS CASE WITHIN THE NEXT 12
HOURS.  PREPARATIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY SHOULD BE RUSHED
TO COMPLETION.
 
HURRICANE CENTER LOCATED NEAR 16.3N 100.4W AT 14/1200Z
POSITION ACCURATE WITHIN  20 NM
 
PRESENT MOVEMENT TOWARD THE EAST OR  80 DEGREES AT   5 KT
 
ESTIMATED MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE  992 MB
MAX SUSTAINED WINDS  65 KT WITH GUSTS TO  80 KT.
64 KT....... 10NE  10SE  10SW   0NW.
50 KT....... 20NE  20SE  20SW  20NW.
34 KT....... 40NE  30SE  30SW  40NW.
12 FT SEAS.. 60NE  75SE   0SW   0NW.
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 16.3N 100.4W AT 14/1200Z
AT 14/0600Z CENTER WAS LOCATED NEAR 16.3N 100.8W
 
FORECAST VALID 14/1800Z 16.6N  99.7W
MAX WIND  75 KT...GUSTS  90 KT.
64 KT... 10NE  10SE  10SW  10NW.
50 KT... 20NE  20SE  20SW  20NW.
34 KT... 30NE  30SE  30SW  30NW.
 
FORECAST VALID 15/0600Z 16.8N  99.0W...INLAND
MAX WIND  35 KT...GUSTS  45 KT.
34 KT...  0NE  30SE  30SW   0NW.
 
FORECAST VALID 15/1800Z...DISSIPATED
 
REQUEST FOR 3 HOURLY SHIP REPORTS WITHIN 300 MILES OF 16.3N 100.4W
 
NEXT ADVISORY AT 14/1500Z
 
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FORECASTER BERG
 
 
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