HURRICANE HENRIETTE ADVISORY NUMBER 24
Issued: 1100 PM HST THU AUG 08 2013
Henriette rapidly weakening
|SUMMARY OF 1100 PM HST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION|
LOCATION: 16.4N 141.4W
|WATCHES AND WARNINGS|
There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
|DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK|
At 1100 pm HST, 0900 UTC, the center of hurricane Henriette was located near latitude 16.4 north, longitude 141.4 west. Henriette is moving toward the west-southwest near 14 mph, 22 km/h, and this motion is expected to continue the next couple of days, with an increase in forward speed.
Maximum sustained winds are near 75 mph, 120 km/h, with higher gusts. Steady weakening is forecast during the next 48 hours, with Henriette expected to become a tropical storm on Friday.
Hurricane force winds extend outward up to 10 miles, 20 km, from the center, and tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 45 miles, 75 km.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 992 mb, 29.29 inches.
|HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND|
|NEXT COMPLETE ADVISORY...500 AM HST.|