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----------1100 AM HST Fri Oct 05 2018
...WALAKA CONTINUES WEAKENING FAR NORTHWEST OF HAWAII...
 SUMMARY OF 1100 AM HST...2100 UTC...INFORMATION ----------------------------------------------- LOCATION...32.2N 167.8W ABOUT 580 MI...935 KM N OF FRENCH FRIGATE SHOALS ABOUT 970 MI...1560 KM NW OF HONOLULU HAWAII MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...50 MPH...85 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNE OR 30 DEGREES AT 12 MPH...19 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...992 MB...29.30 INCHES
 WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
 DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 1100 AM HST (2100 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Walaka was located near latitude 32.2 North, longitude 167.8 West. Walaka is moving toward the north-northeast near 12 mph (19 km/h). A turn toward the northeast with an acceleration in forward speed is expected through Sunday.
Maximum sustained winds are near 50 mph (85 km/h) with higher gusts. Some weakening is forecast during the next 48 hours. Walaka is expected to begin extratropical transition on Saturday before dissipating Sunday.
Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 160 miles (260 km) from the center.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 992 mb (29.30 inches).
 HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- None.
 NEXT ADVISORY ------------- Next complete advisory at 500 PM HST.
$$ Forecaster Powell
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