Eastern Pacific Basin Tropical Cyclones

Hurricane Howard Public Advisory


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Hurricane Howard Advisory Number  14
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       EP092022
200 PM PDT Tue Aug 09 2022

...HOWARD WEAKENING...


SUMMARY OF 200 PM PDT...2100 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...22.5N 117.7W
ABOUT 500 MI...800 KM W OF THE SOUTHERN TIP OF BAJA CALIFORNIA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...75 MPH...120 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...WNW OR 300 DEGREES AT 10 MPH...17 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...989 MB...29.21 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 200 PM PDT (2100 UTC), the center of Hurricane Howard was located
near latitude 22.5 North, longitude 117.7 West.  Howard is moving
toward the west-northwest near 10 mph (17 km/h), and this general
motion at a slightly slower forward speed is expected over the next
few days.

Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 75 mph (120 km/h) 
with higher gusts.  Steady weakening is forecast during the next 
couple of days.  Howard is forecast to weaken to a tropical storm 
tonight, and become a remnant low by Thursday.

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 989 mb (29.21 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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None.


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 800 PM PDT.

$$
Forecaster Pasch




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