TCPEP5 04:36:17.0899

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----------300 AM MDT Sat Nov 03 2018
...XAVIER STRENGTHENS WHILE MOVING EAST-NORTHEASTWARD...
 SUMMARY OF 300 AM MDT...0900 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...14.7N 107.7W ABOUT 370 MI...600 KM SW OF MANZANILLO MEXICO MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...45 MPH...75 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...ENE OR 70 DEGREES AT 7 MPH...11 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1004 MB...29.65 INCHES
 WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
 DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 300 AM MDT (0900 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Xavier was located near latitude 14.7 North, longitude 107.7 West. Xavier is moving toward the east-northeast near 7 mph (11 km/h).  A slower motion toward the northeast and then north is expected through the weekend, followed by a turn toward the northwest and west early next week.
Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 45 mph (75 km/h) with higher gusts.  Slight strengthening is forecast during the next day or so. Weakening is expected to begin by Sunday night or Monday.
Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 70 miles (110 km) from the center.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 1004 mb (29.65 inches).
 HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- SURF:  Swells generated by Xavier will begin affecting portions of the coast of southwestern Mexico tonight and Sunday.  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 900 AM MDT.
$$ Forecaster Brown
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