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Tropical Depression EIGHT-E


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Tropical Depression Eight-E Advisory Number   1
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       EP082018
200 PM PDT Thu Jul 26 2018

...TROPICAL DEPRESSION FORMS IN THE EASTERN NORTH PACIFIC...
...NO THREAT TO LAND...


SUMMARY OF 200 PM PDT...2100 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...13.2N 123.4W
ABOUT 1110 MI...1785 KM SW OF THE SOUTHERN TIP OF BAJA CALIFORNIA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...35 MPH...55 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...W OR 280 DEGREES AT 16 MPH...26 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1008 MB...29.77 INCHES


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


DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK
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At 200 PM PDT (2100 UTC), the center of Tropical Depression Eight-E
was located near latitude 13.2 North, longitude 123.4 West. The
depression is moving toward the west near 16 mph (26 km/h), and a
general west to west-northwest track is expected during the next few
days.

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 on Friday.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1008 mb (29.77 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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None


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 800 PM PDT.

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Forecaster Avila

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