Atlantic Basin Tropical Cyclones

Hurricane Nicole Update Statement


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WTNT62 KNHC 092258 CCA
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Hurricane Nicole Tropical Cyclone Update...Corrected
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       AL172022
600 PM EST Wed Nov 09 2022

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...NICOLE BECOMES A HURRICANE WHILE MAKING LANDFALL ON GRAND BAHAMA 
ISLAND...

Recent observations from a NOAA Hurricane Hunter aircraft indicate 
that Nicole has strengthened in to a hurricane.  The maximum winds 
are estimated to be 75 mph (120 km/h) with higher gusts. 

SUMMARY OF 600 PM EST...2300 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...26.6N 78.4W
ABOUT 25 MI...40 KM ENE OF FREEPORT 
ABOUT 105 MI...170 KM E OF WEST PALM BEACH FLORIDA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...75 MPH...120 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...W OR 275 DEGREES AT 12 MPH...19 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...980 MB...28.94 INCHES

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Forecaster Roberts




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