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----------200 AM PDT Sat Oct 06 2018
...SERGIO SIDEWINDING OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC...
 SUMMARY OF 200 AM PDT...0900 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...14.9N 123.5W ABOUT 1045 MI...1680 KM WSW OF THE SOUTHERN TIP OF BAJA CALIFORNIA MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...125 MPH...205 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...SW OR 235 DEGREES AT 8 MPH...13 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...951 MB...28.09 INCHES
 WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
 DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 200 AM PDT (0900 UTC), the eye of Hurricane Sergio was located near latitude 14.9 North, longitude 123.5 West.  Sergio is moving toward the southwest near 8 mph (13 km/h).  The hurricane is forecast to slow down and make a sharp northeastward turn over the weekend into early next week.
Maximum sustained winds are near 125 mph (205 km/h) with higher gusts.  Sergio is a category 3 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale.  Slow weakening is forecast during the next several days, but Sergio is expected to remain a hurricane through the first half of next week.
Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 35 miles (55 km) from the center, and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 185 miles (295 km).
The estimated minimum central pressure is 951 mb (28.09 inches).
 HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- None.
 NEXT ADVISORY ------------- Next complete advisory at 800 AM PDT.
$$ Forecaster Berg
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