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NOAA > NWS > CPHC > KILO > HURRICANE KILO ADVISORY NUMBER 46
HURRICANE KILO ADVISORY NUMBER 46

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HURRICANE KILO ADVISORY NUMBER 46
NWS CENTRAL PACIFIC HURRICANE CENTER HONOLULU HI CP032015
500 PM HST MON AUG 31 2015

...KILO WEAKENS SLIGHTLY NEAR THE INTERNATIONAL DATELINE...

SUMMARY OF 500 PM HST...0300 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...22.6N 179.8W ABOUT 415 MI...665 KM SSW OF MIDWAY ISLAND MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...125 MPH...205 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNW OR 340 DEGREES AT 8 MPH...13 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...952 MB...28.12 INCHES

WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- THERE ARE NO COASTAL WATCHES OR WARNINGS IN EFFECT.

DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK ------------------------------ AT 500 PM HST...0300 UTC...THE CENTER OF HURRICANE KILO WAS LOCATED NEAR LATITUDE 22.6 NORTH...LONGITUDE 179.8 WEST. KILO IS MOVING TOWARD THE NORTH-NORTHWEST NEAR 8 MPH...13 KM/H. THIS MOTION IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE OVER THE NEXT 24 HOURS...FOLLOWED BY A GRADUAL TURN TO THE WEST-NORTHWEST AND A DECREASE IN FORWARD SPEED.

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS ARE NEAR 125 MPH...205 KM/H...WITH HIGHER GUSTS. KILO IS A CATEGORY THREE HURRICANE ON THE SAFFIR-SIMPSON HURRICANE WIND SCALE. SLIGHT WEAKENING IS EXPECTED TONIGHT...FOLLOWED BY SLOW STRENGTHENING THROUGH 48 HOURS.

HURRICANE FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUTWARD UP TO 35 MILES...55 KM...FROM THE CENTER...AND TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUTWARD UP TO 150 MILES...240 KM.

THE ESTIMATED MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE IS 952 MB...28.12 INCHES.

HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- NONE.

NEXT ADVISORY ------------- THIS WILL BE THE FINAL ADVISORY FROM THE CENTRAL PACIFIC HURRICANE CENTER ON THIS SYSTEM. THE NEXT BULLETIN WILL BE ISSUED BY RSMC TOKYO JAPAN. FOR U.S. INTERESTS...SEE THE PUBLIC ADVISORIES ISSUED BY THE U.S. NWS WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE IN GUAM...AND DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE WARNINGS ISSUED BY THE JOINT TYPHOON WARNING CENTER IN HONOLULU HAWAII.

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FORECASTER KODAMA

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