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----------700 AM CDT Fri Jun 15 2018
...DEPRESSION DRIFTING OFF THE COAST OF SOUTHERN MEXICO... ...HEAVY RAINS CONTINUING IN THE ACAPULCO AREA...
 SUMMARY OF 700 AM CDT...1200 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...15.4N 100.1W ABOUT 105 MI...170 KM S OF ACAPULCO MEXICO MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...35 MPH...55 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...STATIONARY MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1007 MB...29.74 INCHES
 WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY:
None.
SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT:
A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for... * Tecpan de Galeana to Punta Maldonado
A Tropical Storm Warning means that tropical storm conditions are expected within the watch area, generally within 36 hours.
For storm information specific to your area, please monitor products issued by your national meteorological service.
 DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 700 AM CDT (1200 UTC), the center of Tropical Depression Four-E was estimated near latitude 15.4 North, longitude 100.1 West. The depression is currently stationary, but a slow drift toward the northeast and then north is expected through the weekend. On the forecast track, the center of the depression could reach the coast of southern Mexico within in the warning area by Sunday.
Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph (55 km/h) with higher gusts. Some strengthening is forecast, and the depression is expected to become a tropical storm before it reaches the coast of southern Mexico.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 1007 mb (29.74 inches).
 HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- RAINFALL:  The depression is forecast to produce 3 to 6 inches of rainfall along the Guerrero coast, including the city of Acapulco, with isolated higher amounts approaching 8 inches possible. These rains could produce life-threatening flash floods and mud slides. Farther inland across the state of Guerrero, rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches with isolated amounts of 4 inches are forecast.
WIND:  Tropical storm conditions are expected within the warning area Saturday or Saturday night.
SURF:  Swells generated by the depression are affecting portions of the coast of southern Mexico.  These swells are likely to cause life-threatening surf and rip current conditions.  Please consult products from your local weather office.
 NEXT ADVISORY ------------- Next complete advisory at 1000 AM CDT.
$$ Forecaster Blake
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