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----------300 PM MDT Wed Jun 06 2018
...ALETTA CONTINUES MOVING SLOWLY WESTWARD WELL OFFSHORE OF MEXICO...
 SUMMARY OF 300 PM MDT...2100 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...14.2N 107.9W ABOUT 410 MI...655 KM SW OF MANZANILLO MEXICO MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...45 MPH...75 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...W OR 270 DEGREES AT 8 MPH...13 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1000 MB...29.53 INCHES
 WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
 DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 300 PM MDT (2100 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Aletta was located near latitude 14.2 North, longitude 107.9 West.  Aletta is moving toward the west near 8 mph (13 km/h), and a slow westward to west-northwestward motion is expected over the next few days.
Maximum sustained winds remain near 45 mph (75 km/h) with higher gusts.  Strengthening is forecast during the next couple of days, and Aletta could become a hurricane by late Thursday.
Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 80 miles (130 km) from the center.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 1000 mb (29.53 inches).
 HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- None
 NEXT ADVISORY ------------- Next complete advisory at 900 PM MDT.
$$ Forecaster Pasch
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