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WTPZ34 KNHC 272033
TCPEP4

BULLETIN
TROPICAL STORM ULIKA ADVISORY NUMBER 6
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL EP192016
200 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016


...ULIKA INTENSIFIES A LITTLE MORE AS IT CONTINUES NORTHEASTWARD...



SUMMARY OF 200 PM PDT...2100 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...12.7N 139.6W ABOUT 1135 MI...1825 KM ESE OF HILO HAWAII MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...60 MPH...95 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...NE OR 45 DEGREES AT 5 MPH...7 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...997 MB...29.44 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 200 PM PDT (2100 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Ulika was located near latitude 12.7 North, longitude 139.6 West. Ulika is moving toward the northeast near 5 mph (7 km/h). A turn toward the north-northeast is expected later tonight, and a turn toward the north is forecast Wednesday or Wednesday night.

Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 60 mph (95 km/h) with higher gusts. Some additional strengthening is forecast through Wednesday. Ulika is expected to begin weakening Wednesday night or Thursday.

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 70 miles (110 km) from the center.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 997 mb (29.44 inches).



HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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None.



NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 800 PM PDT.

$$ Forecaster Beven

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