TROPICAL STORM OMEKA ADVISORY NUMBER 2
Issued: 500 AM HST MON DEC 20 2010
Tropical storm omeka far west of Hawaii and moving to the northeast
|SUMMARY OF 500 AM HST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION|
LOCATION: 21.6N 176.8W
|WATCHES AND WARNINGS|
There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
|DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK|
At 500 am HST, 1500 UTC, the center of tropical storm omeka was located near latitude 21.6 north, longitude 176.8 west. Omeka is moving toward the northeast near 17 mph and is expected to turn to the north-northeast during the next 48 hours.
Maximum sustained winds are near 50 mph with higher gusts. Some weakening is forecast during the next 48 hours.
Tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 50 miles, 85 km from the center.
Estimated minimum central pressure is 997 mb, 29.44 inches.
|HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND|
|NEXT COMPLETE ADVISORY...1100 AM HST.|