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Active Systems
xml button  Hurricane Ignacio Advisory Number 038
Issued at 1100 PM HST WED SEP 02 2015
SUMMARY OF 1100 PM HST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION
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Location: 28.2N 160.6W
ABOUT 435 MI...700 KM N OF LIHUE HAWAII
ABOUT 505 MI...815 KM NNW OF HONOLULU HAWAII
Maximum sustained winds: 75 MPH...120 KM/H
Present movement: NW or 305 degrees AT 14 MPH...22 KM/H
Minimum central pressure: 982 MB...29.00 INCHES


xml button  Hurricane Jimena Advisory Number 031
Issued at 1100 PM HST WED SEP 02 2015
SUMMARY OF 1100 PM HST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION
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Location: 18.5N 143.6W
ABOUT 755 MI...1215 KM E OF HILO HAWAII
ABOUT 950 MI...1525 KM E OF HONOLULU HAWAII
Maximum sustained winds: 110 MPH...175 KM/H
Present movement: NW or 315 degrees AT 3 MPH...6 KM/H
Minimum central pressure: 961 MB...28.38 INCHES


Tropical Outlook Sea Surface Temperatures CPAC Satellite EPAC Satellite Widgets Satellite Message Forecast Discussion

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Issued: Sep 02, 2015 2:30 PM HST


Based on data through 2:00 pm Sep 02 2015 HST


As of 1100 am HST, tropical storm Ignacio was located about 375 miles north of Honolulu, Hawaii. Ignacio was tracking toward the northwest at 13 miles per hour. Layered clouds with embedded thunderstorms were located north of 24°N from 152°W to 163°W. Maximum cloud tops were located near the center of Ignacio that extended up to 45 to 50 thousand feet. Hurricane Jimena was located about 990 miles east of Honolulu, Hawaii. Jimena was tracking northwest at 5 miles per hour. Layered clouds with embedded thunderstorms were depicted between 14°N and 24°N from 139°W to 147°W. Maximum cloud tops were located near the center of Jimena, which extended as high as 50 to 55 thousand feet.

Layered clouds associated with typhoon Kilo were located west of 175°W between 20°N and 30°N. Maximum cloud tops associated with embedded thunderstorms extended as high as 45 to 50 thousand feet. This area of clouds was slowly shifting westward as Kilo continued to track away from the discussion area.

A line of thunderstorms from 157°W to 180°W along 10°N extending 3 degrees north and south of this latitude is rising to heights as high as 50 to 55 thousand feet.

Over the main Hawaiian islands, scattered to broken cumulus and cumulonimbus clouds were across the area. Cloud tops are rising as high as 30 to 35 thousand feet. At 0000 UTC thunderstorms were over the Big Island and Maui. All islands were mostly cloudy to cloudy.


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Western Pacific (West of 180)

Monitored by the:
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Eastern Pacific Graphical Tropical Weather Outlook


TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1100 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

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

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical
Depression Fourteen-E, located several hundred miles southwest
of the southern tip of the Baja California peninsula.

An area of disorganized cloudiness and showers is located several
hundred miles south of Manzanillo, Mexico. Strong upper-level
winds over this system are expected to diminish over the weekend,
which could allow for some development of the disturbance early
next week while it moves west-northwestward at 5 to 10 mph well off
of the coast of Mexico.
* 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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