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----------800 AM PDT Wed Jul 04 2018
...FABIO GRADUALLY WEAKENING WHILE MOVING TOWARD COOLER WATERS...
 SUMMARY OF 800 AM PDT...1500 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...17.2N 120.5W ABOUT 790 MI...1275 KM WSW OF THE SOUTHERN TIP OF BAJA CALIFORNIA MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...100 MPH...155 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...WNW OR 290 DEGREES AT 15 MPH...24 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...970 MB...28.65 INCHES
 WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
 DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 800 AM PDT (1500 UTC), the center of Hurricane Fabio was located near latitude 17.2 North, longitude 120.5 West.  Fabio is moving toward the west-northwest near 15 mph (24 km/h), and this general motion is expected to continue through Saturday.
Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 100 mph (155 km/h) with higher gusts.  Additional weakening is forecast, and Fabio is expected to become a tropical storm on Thursday.  Fabio is then likely to degenerate into a remnant low on Saturday.
Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 35 miles (55 km) from the center, and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 175 miles (280 km).
The estimated minimum central pressure is 970 mb (28.65 inches).
 HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- None.
 NEXT ADVISORY ------------- Next complete advisory at 200 PM PDT.
$$ Forecaster Berg
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