Special Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
640 PM PDT Fri Apr 24 2020

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

Special Outlook issued to update discussion on the low pressure area
located well south-southwest of Baja California Sur.

1. Showers and thunderstorms associated with a broad area of low
pressure located about 800 miles south-southwest of the southern
tip of Baja California Sur have changed little in organization
today.  Environmental conditions are forecast to be conducive for
further development, and a tropical depression is likely to form
during the next day or so while the system moves northwestward at
around 10 mph. By Sunday, upper-level winds should become
unfavorable for development. The next Special Tropical Weather
Outlook on this system will be issued by 8 AM PDT Saturday, or
earlier, if necessary.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...high...80 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...high...80 percent.

Forecaster Blake