Hurricane OPHELIA tracking map

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Hurricane OPHELIA

WTNT01 KNGU 160300
SUBJ:  HURRICANE OPHELIA (17L) WARNING NR 028
1. HURRICANE OPHELIA (17L) WARNING NR 028
   01 ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONE IN ATLANTIC
   MAX SUSTAINED WINDS BASED ON ONE-MINUTE AVERAGE
   WIND RADII VALID OVER OPEN WATER ONLY
    ---
   WARNING POSITION:
   160000Z --- NEAR 47.6N 13.4W
     MOVEMENT PAST SIX HOURS - 010 DEGREES AT 38 KTS
     POSITION ACCURATE TO WITHIN 020 NM
     POSITION BASED ON CENTER LOCATED BY SATELLITE
   PRESENT WIND DISTRIBUTION:
   MAX SUSTAINED WINDS - 070 KT, GUSTS 085 KT
   WIND RADII VALID OVER OPEN WATER ONLY
   RADIUS OF 064 KT WINDS - 030 NM NORTHEAST QUADRANT
                            060 NM SOUTHEAST QUADRANT
                            030 NM SOUTHWEST QUADRANT
                            020 NM NORTHWEST QUADRANT
   RADIUS OF 050 KT WINDS - 070 NM NORTHEAST QUADRANT
                            120 NM SOUTHEAST QUADRANT
                            120 NM SOUTHWEST QUADRANT
                            080 NM NORTHWEST QUADRANT
   RADIUS OF 034 KT WINDS - 150 NM NORTHEAST QUADRANT
                            240 NM SOUTHEAST QUADRANT
                            240 NM SOUTHWEST QUADRANT
                            210 NM NORTHWEST QUADRANT
   REPEAT POSIT: 47.6N 13.4W
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   FORECASTS:
   12 HRS, VALID AT:
   161200Z --- 53.2N 10.1W
   MAX SUSTAINED WINDS - 065 KT, GUSTS 080 KT
   WIND RADII VALID OVER OPEN WATER ONLY
   POST-TROP/EXTRATROP
   RADIUS OF 064 KT WINDS - 030 NM NORTHEAST QUADRANT
                            060 NM SOUTHEAST QUADRANT
                            070 NM SOUTHWEST QUADRANT
                            030 NM NORTHWEST QUADRANT
   RADIUS OF 050 KT WINDS - 080 NM NORTHEAST QUADRANT
                            140 NM SOUTHEAST QUADRANT
                            140 NM SOUTHWEST QUADRANT
                            090 NM NORTHWEST QUADRANT
   RADIUS OF 034 KT WINDS - 200 NM NORTHEAST QUADRANT
                            240 NM SOUTHEAST QUADRANT
                            240 NM SOUTHWEST QUADRANT
                            210 NM NORTHWEST QUADRANT
   VECTOR TO 24 HR POSIT: 030 DEG/ 24 KTS
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   24 HRS, VALID AT:
   170000Z --- 57.4N  5.9W
   MAX SUSTAINED WINDS - 050 KT, GUSTS 060 KT
   WIND RADII VALID OVER OPEN WATER ONLY
   POST-TROP/EXTRATROP
   RADIUS OF 050 KT WINDS - 110 NM NORTHEAST QUADRANT
                            140 NM SOUTHEAST QUADRANT
                            140 NM SOUTHWEST QUADRANT
                            120 NM NORTHWEST QUADRANT
   RADIUS OF 034 KT WINDS - 220 NM NORTHEAST QUADRANT
                            290 NM SOUTHEAST QUADRANT
                            290 NM SOUTHWEST QUADRANT
                            220 NM NORTHWEST QUADRANT
   VECTOR TO 36 HR POSIT: 030 DEG/ 27 KTS
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   36 HRS, VALID AT:
   171200Z --- 61.9N  0.1W
   MAX SUSTAINED WINDS - 040 KT, GUSTS 050 KT
   WIND RADII VALID OVER OPEN WATER ONLY
   POST-TROP/EXTRATROP
   RADIUS OF 034 KT WINDS - 200 NM NORTHEAST QUADRANT
                            270 NM SOUTHEAST QUADRANT
                            270 NM SOUTHWEST QUADRANT
                            200 NM NORTHWEST QUADRANT
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REMARKS:
160300Z POSITION NEAR 49.2N 13.3W.
HURRICANE OPHELIA (17L), LOCATED APPROXIMATELY 2783 NM NORTHEAST
OF NORFOLK, HAS TRACKED NORTH AT 38 KNOTS OVER THE PAST SIX HOURS.
12FT SEAS: 180NM NE, 400NM SE, 660NM SW, 300NM NW.
MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 160000Z IS 28 FEET. NEXT
WARNINGS AT 160900Z, 161500Z, 162100Z AND 170300Z.//
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