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----------200 PM PDT Wed Jul 04 2018
...FABIO CONTINUES TO WEAKEN...
 SUMMARY OF 200 PM PDT...2100 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...17.9N 121.6W ABOUT 830 MI...1340 KM WSW OF THE SOUTHERN TIP OF BAJA CALIFORNIA MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...90 MPH...150 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...WNW OR 295 DEGREES AT 15 MPH...24 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...974 MB...28.77 INCHES
 WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
 DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 200 PM PDT (2100 UTC), the center of Hurricane Fabio was located near latitude 17.9 North, longitude 121.6 West. Fabio is moving toward the west-northwest near 15 mph (24 km/h).  A west-northwestward to northwestward motion at a similar forward speed is expected to continue for the next several days.
Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 90 mph (150 km/h) with higher gusts.  Additional weakening is forecast, and Fabio is expected to become a tropical storm on Thursday.  Continued weakening is expected thereafter, and Fabio will likely degenerate into a remnant low by early this weekend.
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 974 mb (28.77 inches).
 HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- None.
 NEXT ADVISORY ------------- Next complete advisory at 800 PM PDT.
$$ Forecaster Zelinsky
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