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TROPICAL STORM FRANK ADVISORY NUMBER 11
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL EP072016
300 AM MDT SUN JUL 24 2016


...FRANK CONTINUES NORTHWESTWARD...
...LITTLE CHANGE IN STRENGTH EXPECTED IN THE SHORT TERM...



SUMMARY OF 300 AM MDT...0900 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...19.9N 111.8W ABOUT 240 MI...385 KM SSW OF THE SOUTHERN TIP OF BAJA CALIFORNIA MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...65 MPH...100 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...NW OR 305 DEGREES AT 8 MPH...13 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...996 MB...29.42 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 300 AM MDT (0900 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Frank was located near latitude 19.9 North, longitude 111.8 West. Frank is moving toward the northwest near 8 mph (13 km/h). A generally west- northwestward motion is expected for the next day or so, followed by a turn toward the west. On this track, the center of Frank will continue to move away from Socorro Island.

Maximum sustained winds remain near 65 mph (100 km/h) with higher gusts. Little change in strength is expected during the next 48 hours.

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

The estimated minimum central pressure is 996 mb (29.42 inches).



HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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SURF: Swells associated with Frank are affecting the coasts of the southern Baja California peninsula and the state of Sinaloa. These swells could cause life-threatening surf and rip currents. Please consult products from your local weather office.



NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 900 AM MDT.

$$ Forecaster Kimberlain



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