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TROPICAL DEPRESSION FLOSSIE ADVISORY NUMBER 22

Issued: 1100 PM HST MON JUL 29 2013

Flossie continues to weaken and move off to the west northwest

SUMMARY OF 1100 PM HST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION

LOCATION: 22.2N 158.3W
ABOUT 270 MI: 435 KM NW OF HILO HAWAII
ABOUT 65 MI: 110 KM NNW OF HONOLULU HAWAII
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS: 35 MPH: 55 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT: WNW OR 290 DEGREES AT 18 MPH: 30 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE: 1009 MB or 29.80 INCHES

WATCHES AND WARNINGS
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY

None.

SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT

THERE ARE NO WATCHES OR WARNINGS IN EFFECT.

FOR STORM INFORMATION SPECIFIC TO YOUR AREA PLEASE SEE PRODUCTS
ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST IN HONOLULU HAWAII.
DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK

At 1100 pm HST, 0900 UTC, the center of tropical depression Flossie was located near latitude 22.2 north, longitude 158.3 west. The depression is moving toward the west-northwest near 18 mph, 30 km/h. This motion is expected to continue for the next 48 hours.

Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph, 55 km/h, with higher gusts. Continued weakening is forecast during the next 48 hours.

Estimated minimum central pressure is 1009 mb, 29.80 inches.

HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND

WIND

Tropical storm force wind gusts are possible overnight from Maui county to Kauai county. Locally gusty winds will likely this continue on Tuesday.

RAINFALL

Locally heavy rainfall is expected to continue through late Tuesday night. This rainfall could cause life-threatening flash floods and mud slides, especially in the mountains. See the flash flood watch and other warning products from the Honolulu forecast office for details.

SURF

Dangerous high surf will continue to affect east facing shores. The surf will subside tonight along east facing shores of the Big Island. Large surf will continue on Tuesday from Maui to Niihau before subsiding Tuesday night. The large surf may cause coastal road closures.