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Hurricane Hilary Advisory Number  12
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       EP092017
400 AM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...HILARY BECOMES A HURRICANE...


SUMMARY OF 400 AM CDT...0900 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...14.0N 103.8W
ABOUT 345 MI...560 KM S OF MANZANILLO MEXICO
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...75 MPH...120 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...WNW OR 300 DEGREES AT 8 MPH...13 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...990 MB...29.24 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 400 AM CDT (0900 UTC), the center of Hurricane Hilary was located
near latitude 14.0 North, longitude 103.8 West.  Hilary is moving
toward the west-northwest near 8 mph (13 km/h), and this general
direction of motion with some increase in forward speed is expected
over the next 48 hours.

Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 75 mph (120 km/h)
with higher gusts.  Continued strengthening is forecast during
the next 48 hours, and Hilary is likely to become a major hurricane
on Tuesday.

Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 10 miles (20 km) from the
center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 60 miles
(95 km).

The estimated minimum central pressure is 990 mb (29.24 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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None.


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 1000 AM CDT.

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Forecaster Pasch