TCPEP3 04:37:34.8659

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----------200 AM PDT Sat Aug 11 2018
...KRISTY NOW WEAKENING MORE RAPIDLY...
 SUMMARY OF 200 AM PDT...0900 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...21.0N 130.4W ABOUT 1320 MI...2120 KM W OF THE SOUTHERN TIP OF BAJA CALIFORNIA MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...45 MPH...75 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNW OR 345 DEGREES AT 7 MPH...11 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...999 MB...29.50 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 Storm Kristy was located near latitude 21.0 North, longitude 130.4 West. Kristy is moving toward the north-northwest near 7 mph (11 km/h).  A turn toward the northwest and a slower forward speed are expected later today, and a turn toward the west-northwest is expected by Sunday.
Satellite wind data indicate that maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 45 mph (75 km/h) with higher gusts.  Continued weakening is expected for the next couple of days, and Kristy is forecast to become a remnant low on Sunday.
Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 60 miles (95 km) from the center.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 999 mb (29.50 inches).
 HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- None.
 NEXT ADVISORY ------------- Next complete advisory at 800 AM PDT.
$$ Forecaster Beven
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