913  
WTNT35 KNHC 180854  
TCPAT5  
 
BULLETIN  
POST-TROPICAL CYCLONE NICOLE ADVISORY NUMBER 57  
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL152016  
500 AM AST TUE OCT 18 2016  
   
..NICOLE BECOMES A POST-TROPICAL CYCLONE
 
 
SUMMARY OF 500 AM AST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION  
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LOCATION...47.1N 39.5W  
ABOUT 640 MI...1030 KM E OF CAPE RACE NEWFOUNDLAND  
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...65 MPH...100 KM/H  
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNE OR 30 DEGREES AT 31 MPH...50 KM/H  
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...969 MB...28.62 INCHES  
 
WATCHES AND WARNINGS  
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THERE ARE NO COASTAL WATCHES OR WARNINGS IN EFFECT.  
 
DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK  
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AT 500 AM AST (0900 UTC), THE CENTER OF POST-TROPICAL CYCLONE NICOLE  
WAS LOCATED NEAR LATITUDE 47.1 NORTH, LONGITUDE 39.5 WEST. THE  
POST-TROPICAL CYCLONE IS MOVING TOWARD THE NORTH-NORTHEAST NEAR 31  
MPH (50 KM/H) AND THIS MOTION IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH  
WEDNESDAY NIGHT.  
 
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS ARE NEAR 65 MPH (100 KM/H) WITH HIGHER  
GUSTS. LITTLE CHANGE IN STRENGTH IS FORECAST BEFORE THE  
POST-TROPICAL CYCLONE IS ABSORBED BY ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE AREA  
WEDNESDAY NIGHT OR THURSDAY.  
 
TROPICAL-STORM-FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUTWARD UP TO 345 MILES (555 KM)  
FROM THE CENTER.  
 
THE ESTIMATED MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE IS 969 MB (28.62 INCHES).  
 
HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND  
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SURF: LARGE SWELLS ASSOCIATED WITH NICOLE WILL AFFECT THE UNITED  
STATES EAST COAST, THE COAST OF ATLANTIC CANADA, BERMUDA, THE  
BAHAMAS, THE GREATER ANTILLES, THE LEEWARD ISLANDS, AND THE AZORES  
ISLANDS FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS, CREATING DANGEROUS SURF CONDITIONS  
AND RIP CURRENTS. THESE SWELLS ARE ALSO LIKELY TO REACH EUROPE AND  
THE NORTHWEST COAST OF AFRICA IN A DAY OR TWO. PLEASE REFER TO  
PRODUCTS BEING ISSUED BY YOUR LOCAL WEATHER OFFICE FOR MORE  
INFORMATION.  
 
NEXT ADVISORY  
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THIS IS THE LAST PUBLIC ADVISORY ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL HURRICANE  
CENTER ON THIS SYSTEM. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON THIS SYSTEM CAN BE  
FOUND IN HIGH SEAS FORECASTS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE,  
UNDER AWIPS HEADER NFDHSFAT1, WMO HEADER FZNT01 KWBC, AND AVAILABLE  
ON THE WEB AT HTTP://WWW.OPC.NCEP.NOAA.GOV/SHTML/NFDHSFAT1.SHTML.  
 

 
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