Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
1100 AM PDT Sun Jul 15 2018

For the eastern North Pacific...east of 140 degrees west longitude:

1. Satellite images indicate that the circulation of low pressure
system located about 1300 miles east-southeast of the Big Island of
Hawaii has become a little better defined today.  However, the
associated shower and thunderstorm activity is still not
particularly well organized.  Environmental conditions appear
conducive for gradual development, and a tropical depression could
form during the next couple of days before upper-level winds
increase. This system is expected to move westward and it should
cross into the Central Pacific basin on Monday.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...medium...60 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...high...70 percent.

Forecaster Cangialosi