Eastern North Pacific 2-Day GTWO
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ABPZ20 KNHC 180540

Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
1100 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

For the eastern North Pacific...east of 140 degrees west longitude:

Satellite images indicate that shower and thunderstorm activity associated with a low pressure area located about 650 miles south-southwest of the Baja California peninsula has increased since yesterday. Environmental conditions are conducive for this this system becoming a tropical cyclone at any time over the next day or so while it moves west-northwestward at about 15 mph. * Formation chance through 48 hours...high...90 percent. * Formation chance through 5 days...high...90 percent.

$$ Forecaster Blake