Public Advisory for TROPICAL DEPRESSION GENEVIEVE

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TROPICAL DEPRESSION GENEVIEVE ADVISORY NUMBER 20

Issued: 500 AM HST THU JUL 31 2014

Tropical depression Genevieve moving slowly westward far to the southeast of the Big Island

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

LOCATION: 13.1N 150.5W
ABOUT 550 MI: 880 KM SE OF HILO HAWAII
ABOUT 1290 MI: 2080 KM E OF JOHNSTON ISLAND
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS: 35 MPH: 55 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT: W OR 275 DEGREES AT 6 MPH: 9 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 13.1 north, longitude 150.5 west. The depression is moving toward the west near 6 mph, 9 km/h. This general motion is forecast to continue through tonight, with a slight increase in forward speed expected on Friday.

Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph, 55 km/h, with higher gusts. Little change in intensity is forecast through Friday night.

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 JACOBSON/HOUSTON