TROPICAL STORM FLOSSIE ADVISORY NUMBER 13
Issued: 500 PM HST SAT JUL 27 2013
Flossie continues moving westward toward the state of Hawaii
|SUMMARY OF 500 PM HST...0300 UTC...INFORMATION|
LOCATION: 19.0N 143.2W
|WATCHES AND WARNINGS|
|DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK|
At 500 pm HST, 0300 UTC, the center of tropical storm Flossie was located near latitude 19.0 north, longitude 143.2 west. Flossie is moving toward the west near 20 mph, and this motion is expected to continue for the next 24 to 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 175 miles from the center.
Estimated minimum central pressure is 1000 mb, 29.53 inches.
|HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND|
Heavy rainfall may begin as early as Monday morning over Hawaii county and Monday afternoon over Maui county.
Tropical storm force winds are expected as early as Monday afternoon.
Large surf will impact east facing shores possibly as early as Sunday afternoon with the largest surf expected on Monday.
|NEXT COMPLETE ADVISORY...1100 PM HST.|