HURRICANE JULIO ADVISORY NUMBER 18
Issued: 1100 PM HST THU AUG 07 2014
Hurricane Julio has entered the central north Pacific and is moving west northwestward
|SUMMARY OF 1100 PM HST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION|
LOCATION: 17.8N 140.4W
|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 Julio was located near latitude 17.8 north, longitude 140.4 west. Julio is moving toward the west-northwest near 16 mph, 26 km/h, and a general westward to west-northwestward motion is expected through Saturday.
Maximum sustained winds are near 120 mph, 195 km/h, with higher gusts. Julio is a category three hurricane on the saffir-simpson hurricane wind scale. Gradual weakening is expected through Saturday.
Hurricane force winds extend outward up to 40 miles, 65 km, from the center, and tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 125 miles, 205 km.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 962 mb, 28.41 inches.
|HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND|
|NEXT COMPLETE ADVISORY...500 AM HST.|