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Tropical Depression SIXTEEN-E


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Tropical Depression Sixteen-E Advisory Number   1
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       EP162018
900 AM MDT Tue Aug 28 2018

...NEW TROPICAL DEPRESSION FORMS IN THE EASTERN PACIFIC WELL OFF
THE COAST OF MEXICO...
...NO THREAT TO LAND...


SUMMARY OF 900 AM MDT...1500 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...17.1N 111.8W
ABOUT 420 MI...675 KM SSW OF THE SOUTHERN TIP OF BAJA CALIFORNIA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...35 MPH...55 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...WNW OR 295 DEGREES AT 10 MPH...17 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1004 MB...29.65 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 900 AM MDT (1500 UTC), the center of newly formed Tropical
Depression Sixteen-E was located near latitude 17.1 North, longitude
111.8 West. The depression is moving toward the west-northwest near
10 mph (17 km/h), and this motion is expected to continue for the
next day or so with a gradual turn to the west thereafter.

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 later today or on
Wednesday, and a hurricane by Thursday.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1004 mb (29.65 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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None


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 300 PM MDT.

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Forecaster Avila

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