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----------900 AM MDT Tue Sep 25 2018
...DEPRESSION STRENGTHENS INTO A TROPICAL STORM...
 SUMMARY OF 900 AM MDT...1500 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...14.7N 108.0W ABOUT 385 MI...620 KM SW OF MANZANILLO MEXICO MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...45 MPH...75 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...WNW OR 285 DEGREES AT 9 MPH...15 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1004 MB...29.65 INCHES
 WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
 DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 900 AM MDT (1500 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Rosa was located near latitude 14.7 North, longitude 108.0 West.  Rosa is moving toward the west-northwest near 9 mph (15 km/h), and this general motion is expected to continue for the next few days.
Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 45 mph (75 km/h) with higher gusts.  Additional strengthening is likely, and Rosa could become a hurricane on Tuesday.
Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 45 miles (75 km) from the center.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 1004 mb (29.65 inches).
 HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- None.
 NEXT ADVISORY ------------- Next complete advisory at 300 PM MDT.
$$ Forecaster Pasch
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