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TCPCP1

BULLETIN
TROPICAL STORM LESTER ADVISORY NUMBER  53
NWS CENTRAL PACIFIC HURRICANE CENTER HONOLULU HI   EP132016
1100 AM HST TUE SEP 06 2016
 
...LESTER MOVING NORTH OVER THE OPEN WATERS OF THE CENTRAL NORTH
PACIFIC...
 
 
SUMMARY OF 1100 AM HST...2100 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...34.1N 166.4W
ABOUT 1025 MI...1650 KM NNW OF HONOLULU HAWAII
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...60 MPH...95 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...N OR 10 DEGREES AT 12 MPH...19 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...999 MB...29.50 INCHES
 
 
WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
 
 
DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK
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At 1100 AM HST (2100 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Lester was
located near latitude 34.1 North, longitude 166.4 West. Lester is
moving toward the north near 12 mph (19 km/h). A turn toward the
northeast, with a dramatic increase in forward speed, is expected
over the next two days.
 
Maximum sustained winds are near 60 mph (95 km/h) with higher gusts.
Little change in strength is forecast during the next 48 hours, but
Lester is expected to transition to an extratropical low in 24 to
36 hours.
 
Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 115 miles (185 km)
from the center.
 
The estimated minimum central pressure is 999 mb (29.50 inches).
 
 
HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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None.
 
 
NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 500 PM HST.
 
$$
Forecaster Birchard