Tropical Storm Nate Still Headed To Mexico Sunday (10pm cdt advisory)

By: National Hurricane Center posted by Oscar Fann WTVY-TV meteorologist
By: National Hurricane Center posted by Oscar Fann WTVY-TV meteorologist

Tropical Storm Nate Advisory Number 14
Nws National Hurricane Center Miami Fl
1000 Pm Cdt Sat Sep 10 2011

Summary Of 1000 Pm Cdt...0300 Utc...Information
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Location...20.0n 95.0w
About 95 Mi...155 Km Ne Of Veracruz Mexico
About 170 Mi...275 Km Ese Of Tuxpan Mexico
Maximum Sustained Winds...65 Mph...100 Km/H
Present Movement...W Or 265 Degrees At 6 Mph...9 Km/H
Minimum Central Pressure...999 Mb...29.50 Inches

Watches And Warnings
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Changes With This Advisory...

None

Summary Of Watches And Warnings In Effect...

A Hurricane Warning Is In Effect For...
* Mexico From Tuxpan To Veracruz

A Tropical Storm Warning Is In Effect For...
* Mexico From Tampico To North Of Tuxpan
* Mexico From South Of Veracruz To Punta El Lagarto

A Hurricane Watch Is In Effect For...
* Mexico From Tampico To North Of Tuxpan
* Mexico From South Of Veracruz To Punta El Lagarto

A Hurricane Warning Means That Hurricane Conditions Are Expected
Somewhere Within The Warning Area...In This Case Within The Next 24 Hours. Preparations To Protect Life And Property Should Be Rushed To Completion.

A Hurricane Watch Means That Hurricane Conditions Are Possible
Within The Watch Area...In This Case Within The Next 24 Hours.

For Storm Information Specific To Your Area...Please Monitor
Products Issued By Your National Meteorological Service.

Discussion And 48-Hour Outlook
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At 1000 Pm Cdt...0300 Utc...The Center Of Tropical Storm Nate Was
Located Near Latitude 20.0 North...Longitude 95.0 West.

Nate Is Moving Toward The West Near 6 Mph...9 Km/H...And This Motion Is Expected To Continue For The Next Day Or Two.

On The Forecast Track The Center Of Nate Will Reach The Coast Of Mexico In The Hurricane Warning Area On Sunday.

Maximum Sustained Winds Remain Near 65 Mph...100 Km/H...With Higher Gusts.

Nate Is Expected To Be A Hurricane Before Landfall...With Weakening Forecast After The Center Moves Ashore.

Tropical Storm Force Winds Extend Outward Up To 105 Miles...165 Km From The Center.

Estimated Minimum Central Pressure Is 999 Mb...29.50 Inches.

Hazards Affecting Land
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Wind...Tropical Storm Conditions Are Expected To First Reach The
Hurricane Warning Area Overnight...With Hurricane Conditions
Expected By Midday Sunday.

Rainfall...Nate Is Expected To Produce Total Rain Accumulations Of 4
To 6 Inches With Isolated Maximum Amounts Of 12 Inches Over The
Mexican States Of Veracruz And Tabasco.

Storm Surge...A Storm Surge Will Raise Water Levels By As Much As 2 To 4 Feet Above Normal Tide Levels Along The Immediate Coast Near And To The North Of Where The Center Makes Landfall.

Near The Coast...The Surge Will Be Accompanied By Large And Dangerous Waves.

Next Advisory
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Next Intermediate Advisory...100 Am Cdt.
Next Complete Advisory...400 Am Cdt.


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