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WTPZ61 KNHC 021845
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Hurricane Sergio Tropical Cyclone Update
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       EP212018
1145 AM PDT Tue Oct 02 2018

...SERGIO BECOMES A MAJOR HURRICANE...

Satellite imagery indicates that Sergio is quickly strengthening,
and maximum sustained winds have increased to an estimated 115 mph
(185 km/h), with higher gusts. This increase in intensity will be
reflected in the intensity forecast issued in the 2 PM PDT (2100
UTC) advisory package.


SUMMARY OF 1145 AM PDT...1845 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...11.1N 114.7W
ABOUT 870 MI...1400 KM SSW OF THE SOUTHERN TIP OF BAJA CALIFORNIA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...115 MPH...185 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...W OR 280 DEGREES AT 13 MPH...20 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...965 MB...28.50 INCHES

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Forecaster Brennan/Pasch