Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
500 PM PDT Sun Aug 26 2018

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

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical
Storm Miriam, located about 1300 miles west-southwest of the
southern tip of the Baja California peninsula.

1. A broad area of low pressure located about 500 miles south-southwest
of Manzanillo, Mexico continues to produce disorganized showers and
thunderstorms.  Environmental conditions are expected to be
conducive for the development of this disturbance over the next
several days, and a tropical depression is likely to form later this
week while the system moves westward to west-northwestward at 10
* Formation chance through 48 hours...medium...60 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...high...90 percent.

Public Advisories on Tropical Storm Miriam are issued under WMO
header WTPZ35 KNHC and under AWIPS header MIATCPEP5.
Forecast/Advisories on Tropical Storm Miriam are issued under WMO
header WTPZ25 KNHC and under AWIPS header MIATCMEP5.

Forecaster Zelinsky