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Eastern North Pacific Tropical Weather Outlook

ABPZ20 KNHC 151752

Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
1100 AM PDT Mon Oct 15 2018

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

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical
Storm Tara, located just off the coast of southwestern Mexico.

An area of low pressure is forecast to develop a couple of hundred
miles south of Guatemala and the southeastern coast of Mexico
around mid-week.  Environmental conditions are forecast to be
conducive for development, and a tropical depression is likely to
form by late week while the system moves west-northwestward near the
southern coast of Mexico.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...high...80 percent.

Forecaster Stewart