Eastern Pacific Basin Tropical Cyclones

Hurricane Howard Public Advisory


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WTPZ34 KNHC 090236
TCPEP4

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Hurricane Howard Advisory Number  11
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       EP092022
800 PM PDT Mon Aug 08 2022

...HOWARD HOLDING STEADY IN STRENGTH...


SUMMARY OF 800 PM PDT...0300 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...21.2N 115.2W
ABOUT 360 MI...580 KM WSW OF THE SOUTHERN TIP OF BAJA CALIFORNIA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...80 MPH...130 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NW OR 305 DEGREES AT 12 MPH...19 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...987 MB...29.15 INCHES


WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.


DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK
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At 800 PM PDT (0300 UTC), the center of Hurricane Howard was located
near latitude 21.2 North, longitude 115.2 West. Howard is moving
toward the northwest near 12 mph (19 km/h). A west-northwest to 
northwest motion is expected during the next couple of days. 

Maximum sustained winds remain near 80 mph (130 km/h) with higher
gusts. Little change in strength is expected overnight, but 
weakening is forecast to begin on Tuesday.

Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 15 miles (30 km) from the
center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 60 miles
(95 km).

The estimated minimum central pressure is 987 mb (29.15 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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None.


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 200 AM PDT.

$$
Forecaster Cangialosi



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