Public Advisory for TROPICAL DEPRESSION GENEVIEVE

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TROPICAL DEPRESSION GENEVIEVE ADVISORY NUMBER 16

Issued: 500 AM HST WED JUL 30 2014

Tropical depression Genevieve moving westward with little change in strength

SUMMARY OF 500 AM HST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION

LOCATION: 12.9N 149.6W
ABOUT 585 MI: 940 KM SE OF SOUTH POINT HAWAII
ABOUT 795 MI: 1285 KM SE OF HONOLULU HAWAII
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS: 35 MPH: 55 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT: W OR 270 DEGREES AT 7 MPH: 11 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE: 1009 MB or 29.80 INCHES

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 depression Genevieve was located near latitude 12.9 north, longitude 149.6 west. The depression is moving toward the west near 7 mph, 11 km/h , and this motion is expected to continue through the next 48 hours.

Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph, 55 km/h, with higher gusts. Some strengthening is forecast during the next 48 hours, with Genevieve likely becoming a tropical storm in 12 to 24 hours.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1009 mb, 29.80 inches.

HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND

None.

NEXT ADVISORY
NEXT COMPLETE ADVISORY...1100 AM HST.

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FORECASTER POWELL