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----------400 PM CDT Sat Oct 20 2018
...VICENTE A LITTLE STRONGER BUT REMAINS QUITE TINY...
 SUMMARY OF 400 PM CDT...2100 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...14.6N 94.3W ABOUT 135 MI...215 KM W OF TAPACHULA MEXICO ABOUT 125 MI...200 KM SSE OF SALINA CRUZ MEXICO MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...50 MPH...85 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...W OR 265 DEGREES AT 9 MPH...15 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1002 MB...29.59 INCHES
 WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
Interests along the southeastern and southern coast of Mexico should monitor the progress of Vicente.
 DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 400 PM CDT (2100 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Vicente was located near latitude 14.5 North, longitude 94.4 West. Vicente is moving toward the west near 9 mph (15 km/h). This general motion should continue for the next day or so with a gradual turn to the northwest thereafter.
Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 50 mph (85 km/h) with higher gusts. Some slight strengthening is possible today and Sunday. A gradual weakening should begin thereafter.
Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 25 miles (35 km) from the center.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 1002 mb (29.59 inches).
 HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- RAINFALL:  Between Monday and Wednesday, Vicente or its remnants is expected to produce 3 to 6 inches of rain with local amounts to 10 inches along the coast of southwestern Mexico. This rainfall could produce life-threatening flash flooding and landslides within mountainous terrain.
 NEXT ADVISORY ------------- Next complete advisory at 1000 PM CDT.
$$ Forecaster Avila
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