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WTPZ34 KNHC 080243
TCPEP4

BULLETIN
TROPICAL DEPRESSION FOUR-E ADVISORY NUMBER 1
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL EP042015
800 PM PDT TUE JUL 07 2015


...FOURTH TROPICAL DEPRESSION OF THE EAST PACIFIC SEASON FORMS AND THEN MOVES INTO THE CENTRAL PACIFIC BASIN...



SUMMARY OF 800 PM PDT...0300 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...15.4N 140.2W ABOUT 1025 MI...1650 KM ESE OF HILO HAWAII MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...35 MPH...55 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...WNW OR 300 DEGREES AT 17 MPH...28 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1005 MB...29.68 INCHES



WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.

Interests in the Hawaiian Islands should monitor the progress of the system over the next few days.



DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK
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At 800 PM PDT (0300 UTC), the center of newly formed Tropical Depression Four-E was located near latitude 15.4 North, longitude 140.2 West. The depression is moving toward the west-northwest near 17 mph (28 km/h) and this general motion is expected to continue for the next 48 hours.

Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph (55 km/h) with higher gusts. Some strengthening is forecast during the next 48 hours, and the depression is expected to become a tropical storm later tonight or early Wednesday.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1005 mb (29.68 inches).



HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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None.



NEXT ADVISORY
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This is the last public advisory issued by the National Hurricane Center on this system. Future advisories will be issued by the Central Pacific Hurricane Center in Honolulu Hawaii, under AWIPS Header TCPCP1 and WMO Header WTPA31 PHFO, beginning at 11 PM HST.

$$ Forecaster Stewart

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