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Post-Tropical Cyclone Kristy Advisory Number 19
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL EP132018
800 AM PDT Sat Aug 11 2018


...KRISTY DEGENERATES INTO A POST-TROPICAL REMNANT LOW...
...THIS IS THE LAST ADVISORY...

SUMMARY OF 800 AM PDT...1500 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...21.4N 131.0W ABOUT 1350 MI...2175 KM W OF THE SOUTHERN TIP OF BAJA CALIFORNIA MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...35 MPH...55 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...WNW OR 300 DEGREES AT 5 MPH...7 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1003 MB...29.62 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 800 AM PDT (1500 UTC), the center of Post-Tropical Cyclone Kristy was located near latitude 21.4 North, longitude 131.0 West. The post-tropical cyclone is moving toward the west-northwest near 5 mph (7 km/h), and a gradual turn to the west is expected during the next day or two.

Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 35 mph (55 km/h) with higher gusts. This system is forecast to dissipate in couple of days.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1003 mb (29.62 inches).



HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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None.



NEXT ADVISORY
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This is the last public advisory issued by the National Hurricane Center on this system. For additional information on the remnant low please see High Seas Forecasts issued by the National Weather Service, under AWIPS header NFDHSFEPI, WMO header FZPN02 KWBC, and on the web at https://ocean.weather.gov/shtml/NFDHSFEPI.shtml.

$$ Forecaster Avila



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