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533 
WTPZ33 KNHC 302036
TCPEP3

BULLETIN
Tropical Storm Hilda Advisory Number   1
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       EP082021
300 PM MDT Fri Jul 30 2021

...TROPICAL STORM HILDA FORMS WELL OFF THE COAST OF MEXICO...


SUMMARY OF 300 PM MDT...2100 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...12.1N 113.6W
ABOUT 785 MI...1260 KM SSW OF THE SOUTHERN TIP OF BAJA CALIFORNIA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...45 MPH...75 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...W OR 275 DEGREES AT 16 MPH...26 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 300 PM MDT (2100 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Hilda was
located near latitude 12.1 North, longitude 113.6 West. Hilda is
moving toward the west near 16 mph (26 km/h).  A turn to the 
west-northwest is expected by tonight, and a general decrease in 
forward speed is predicted over the weekend.

Maximum sustained winds are near 45 mph (75 km/h) with higher gusts.
Steady strengthening is forecast during the next couple of days, 
and Hilda is expected to become a hurricane over the weekend.

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 105 miles (165 km)
from the center.

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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Next complete advisory at 900 PM MDT.

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Forecaster Cangialosi