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05-28-2016, 03:01 AM
Issued at 500 AM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016 000WTNT32 KNHC 280835TCPAT2BULLETINTROPICAL DEPRESSION TWO ADVISORY NUMBER 3NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL022016500 AM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016...DEPRESSION RIGHT ON TRACK BUT HAS NOT STRENGTHENED...SUMMARY OF 500 AM EDT...0900 UTC...INFORMATION----------------------------------------------LOCATION...29.9N 77.0WABOUT 265 MI...430 KM SE OF CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINAABOUT 280 MI...455 KM SSE OF CAPE FEAR NORTH CAROLINAMAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...35 MPH...55 KM/HPRESENT MOVEMENT...NW OR 315 DEGREES AT 14 MPH...22 KM/HMINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1009 MB...29.80 INCHESWATCHES AND WARNINGS--------------------CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY:None.SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT:A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for...* Savannah River to Little River Inlet South CarolinaA Tropical Storm Warning means that tropical storm conditions areexpected somewhere within the warning area, in this case within24 hours.For storm information specific to your area, including possibleinland watches and warnings, please monitor products issued by yourlocal National Weather Service forecast office.DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK------------------------------At 500 AM EDT (0900 UTC), the center of Tropical Depression Two wasestimated near latitude 29.9 North, longitude 77.0 West. Thedepression is moving toward the northwest near 14 mph (22 km/h). Adecrease in forward speed is expected today and Sunday as the systemnears the coast within the warning area.Maximum sustained winds remain near 35 mph (55 km/h) with highergusts. Some slight strengthening is possible, and the depressioncould become a tropical storm before it reaches the coast.The estimated minimum central pressure is 1009 mb (29.80 inches).An Air Force Hurricane Hunter plane will investigate the depressionthis morning.HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND----------------------WIND: Tropical storm conditions are expected to first reach thecoast within the warning area later tonight or early Sunday.RAINFALL: The depression is expected to produce total rainfallaccumulations of 1 to 3 inches from eastern South Carolina throughsoutheastern North Carolina.STORM SURGE: Storm surge inundation of 1 to 2 feet above groundlevel is possible within the tropical storm warning area.SURF: This system is expected to produce life-threatening surf andrip current conditions along portions of the southeastern UnitedStates coast through the weekend. Please consult products from yourlocal weather office.NEXT ADVISORY-------------Next intermediate advisory at 800 AM EDT.Next complete advisory at 1100 AM EDT.$$Forecaster Avila

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