Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS Central Pacific Hurricane Center Honolulu HI
800 PM HST Sat Aug 12 2023

For the central North Pacific...between 140W and 180W:

Active Systems:
The National Hurricane Center in Miami, Florida is issuing 
advisories on recently upgraded Tropical Storm Fernanda, located 
over 2600 hundred miles east-southeast of Hilo, Hawaii. Fernanda 
may cross into the Central Pacific basin next Thursday or Friday.

1. Approximately 1500 miles east-southeast of Hilo, Hawaii (EP99):
A broad area of low pressure continues to produce disorganized 
showers and thunderstorms. Environmental conditions are expected to 
remain conducive for development, and a tropical depression is 
likely to form within the next couple of days. The system is 
forecast to move west or west-northwestward at about 10 mph across 
the far western portion of the East Pacific basin through Sunday, 
and then cross into the Central Pacific basin Sunday night.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...high...70 percent.
* Formation chance through 7 days...high...80 percent.

Elsewhere, no tropical cyclones are expected during the next 7 days.

Forecaster Gibbs