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Hurricane Irwin Advisory Number  15
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       EP102017
800 PM PDT Tue Jul 25 2017

...IRWIN STRENGTHENS A LITTLE MORE...


SUMMARY OF 800 PM PDT...0300 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...16.1N 120.9W
ABOUT 855 MI...1375 KM WSW OF THE SOUTHERN TIP OF BAJA CALIFORNIA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...90 MPH...150 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...W OR 280 DEGREES AT 8 MPH...13 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...980 MB...28.94 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 800 PM PDT (0300 UTC), the center of Hurricane Irwin was located
near latitude 16.1 North, longitude 120.9 West.  Irwin is moving
toward the west near 8 mph (13 km/h).  A west-southwestward motion
is expected to begin tonight and continue through Wednesday night.
Irwin will likely become nearly stationary on Thursday.

Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 90 mph (150 km/h)
with higher gusts.  Gradual weakening is forecast during the next
few days.

Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 15 miles (30 km) from the
center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 70 miles
(110 km).

The estimated minimum central pressure is 980 mb (28.94 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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None


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 200 AM PDT.

$$
Forecaster Cangialosi