TCPEP3 16:38:13.2886

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----------400 PM CDT Sat Jun 09 2018
...NEW TROPICAL DEPRESSION FORMS WELL SOUTH OF MEXICO...
 SUMMARY OF 400 PM CDT...2100 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...12.4N 101.6W ABOUT 365 MI...590 KM S OF ZIHUATANEJO MEXICO MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...35 MPH...55 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...WNW OR 295 DEGREES AT 9 MPH...15 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1006 MB...29.71 INCHES
 WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
 DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 400 PM CDT (2100 UTC), the center of newly formed Tropical Depression Three-E was located near latitude 12.4 North, longitude 101.6 West. The depression is moving toward the west-northwest near 9 mph (15 km/h).  A west-northwest to northwest motion, parallel to the southern coast of Mexico, is expected through the next couple of days. After that time, the system is forecast to slow and begin to turn toward the north-northwest.
Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph (55 km/h) with higher gusts. Strengthening is forecast through the next several days and the system is forecast to become a hurricane early next week.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 1006 mb (29.71 inches).
 HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- None
 NEXT ADVISORY ------------- Next complete advisory at 1000 PM CDT.
$$ Forecaster Zelinsky
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