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Western Pacific (West of 180)

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Eastern Pacific Graphical Tropical Weather Outlook

1100 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

For the eastern North Pacific...east of 140 degrees west longitude:

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Hurricane
Lester, located several hundred miles west-southwest of the southern
tip of the Baja California peninsula, and has issued the last
advisory on Tropical Storm Madeline, which has crossed into the
central Pacific basin. The Central Pacific Hurricane Center will
issue the next advisory on Madeline at 11 PM HST.

A broad area of cloudiness and disorganized showers is located
several hundred miles south-southwest of the southwestern coast of
Mexico. Development, if any, of this system is expected to be slow
to occur as it moves westward or west-northwestward during the next
few days.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...10 percent
* Formation chance through 5 days...low...20 percent

An area of low pressure is expected to form later this week a few
hundred miles south or southeast of Acapulco, Mexico.
Environmental conditions appear conducive for slow development of
this system as it moves generally west-northwestward.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent
* Formation chance through 5 days...low...20 percent

Eastern Pacific Graphical Tropical Weather Outlook

Monitored by the National Hurricane Center (NHC)


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  • Tropical Storm - winds 39-73 mph (34-63 kt)
  • Category 1 - winds 74-95 mph (64-82 kt)
  • Category 2 - winds 96-110 mph (83-95 kt)
  • Category 3 - winds 111-130 mph (96-113 kt)
  • Category 4 - winds 131-155 mph (114-135 kt)
  • Category 5 - winds 156 mph and up (135+ kt)
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