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----------200 AM PDT Tue Oct 09 2018
...SERGIO FINALLY MOVING NORTHEASTWARD...NO CHANGE IN STRENGTH...
 SUMMARY OF 200 AM PDT...0900 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...16.3N 127.9W ABOUT 1255 MI...2020 KM WSW OF THE SOUTHERN TIP OF BAJA CALIFORNIA MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...85 MPH...140 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...NE OR 50 DEGREES AT 6 MPH...9 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...978 MB...28.88 INCHES
 WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
Interests in Baja California Sur should monitor the progress of Sergio.
 DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 200 AM PDT (0900 UTC), the center of Hurricane Sergio was located near latitude 16.3 North, longitude 127.9 West. Sergio is moving toward the northeast near 6 mph (9 km/h), and this general motion should continue during the next several days with an increase in forward speed.
Maximum sustained winds are near 85 mph (140 km/h) with higher gusts.  Gradual weakening is anticipated during the next several days.
Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 60 miles (95 km) from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 140 miles (220 km).
The estimated minimum central pressure is 978 mb (28.88 inches).
 HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- SURF:  Swells generated by Sergio will begin to affect much of the Baja California Peninsula by Wednesday.  These swells are likely to cause life-threatening surf and rip current conditions.  Please consult products from your local weather office.
 NEXT ADVISORY ------------- Next complete advisory at 800 AM PDT.
$$ Forecaster Roberts
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