Public Advisory for TROPICAL STORM WALI

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TROPICAL STORM WALI ADVISORY NUMBER 3

Issued: 500 PM HST THU JUL 17 2014

Tropical storm Wali continues to move to the northwest with little change in strength

SUMMARY OF 500 PM HST...0300 UTC...INFORMATION

LOCATION: 13.7N 141.4W
ABOUT 995 MI: 1600 KM ESE OF HILO HAWAII
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS: 45 MPH: 75 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT: NW OR 325 DEGREES AT 12 MPH: 19 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE: 1003 MB or 29.62 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 Tropical Storm Wali was located near latitude 13.7 north, longitude 141.4 west. Wali is moving toward the northwest near 12 mph, 19 km/h, and this motion is expected to continue during the next 48 hours.

Maximum sustained winds are near 45 mph, 75 km/h, with higher gusts. Additional strengthening is expected over the next 24 hours followed by weakening.

Tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 90 miles, 150 km from the center.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1003 mb, 29.62 inches.

HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND

RAINFALL

Heavy rainfall is expected to affect the Hawaiian islands later this weekend. See products from NWS Honolulu for more information.

NEXT ADVISORY
NEXT COMPLETE ADVISORY...1100 PM HST.

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FORECASTER WROE