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Tropical Storm Fernanda Advisory Number  34
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       EP062017
200 AM PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...FERNANDA WEAKENS TO A TROPICAL STORM...
...ADDITIONAL WEAKENING EXPECTED DURING THE NEXT FEW DAYS...


SUMMARY OF 200 AM PDT...0900 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...18.2N 137.7W
ABOUT 1140 MI...1835 KM E OF HILO HAWAII
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...70 MPH...110 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...WNW OR 290 DEGREES AT 9 MPH...15 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...992 MB...29.30 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 AM PDT (0900 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Fernanda was
located near latitude 18.2 North, longitude 137.7 West. Fernanda is
moving toward the west-northwest near 9 mph (15 km/h), and this
general motion is expected to continue for the next couple of days.

Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 70 mph (110 km/h)
with higher gusts.  Additional weakening is forecast during the
next 48 hours, and Fernanda could become a tropical depression by
late Friday.

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 105 miles (165 km)
from the center.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 992 mb (29.30 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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None.


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 800 AM PDT.

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Forecaster Stewart

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