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----------800 AM PDT Tue Oct 09 2018
...SERGIO SLOWLY WEAKENING AND MOVING FASTER NORTHEASTWARD...
 SUMMARY OF 800 AM PDT...1500 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...16.6N 127.4W ABOUT 1215 MI...1960 KM WSW OF THE SOUTHERN TIP OF BAJA CALIFORNIA MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...80 MPH...130 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...NE OR 55 DEGREES AT 7 MPH...11 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...982 MB...29.00 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 800 AM PDT (1500 UTC), the center of Hurricane Sergio was located near latitude 16.6 North, longitude 127.4 West. Sergio is moving toward the northeast near 7 mph (11 km/h). A faster northeastward motion is expected for the next several days.
Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 80 mph (130 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 982 mb (29.00 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 200 PM PDT.
$$ Forecaster Zelinsky
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