TCPEP5 04:31:58.5238

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----------200 AM PDT Sun Jun 24 2018
...DEPRESSION GETTING BETTER ORGANIZED OVER THE OPEN EAST PACIFIC... ...EXPECTED TO BECOME A TROPICAL STORM LATER TODAY...
 SUMMARY OF 200 AM PDT...0900 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...15.1N 115.6W ABOUT 655 MI...1055 KM SW OF THE SOUTHERN TIP OF BAJA CALIFORNIA MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...35 MPH...55 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...N OR 350 DEGREES AT 10 MPH...17 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1007 MB...29.74 INCHES
 WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
 DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 200 AM PDT (0900 UTC), the center of Tropical Depression Five-E was located near latitude 15.1 North, longitude 115.6 West. The depression is moving toward the north near 10 mph (17 km/h), and this general motion is forecast to continue today.  A turn toward the northwest is expected on Monday, followed by a westward motion on Tuesday that will continue through the middle of the week.
Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph (55 km/h) with higher gusts. Slight strengthening is expected during the next day or so, and the depression is forecast to become a tropical storm later today. A weakening trend should begin on Monday, and the cyclone will likely become a remnant low by the middle of next week.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 1007 mb (29.74 inches).
 HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- None.
 NEXT ADVISORY ------------- Next complete advisory at 800 AM PDT.
$$ Forecaster Stewart
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