Eastern Pacific Basin Tropical Cyclones

Tropical Depression Celia Public Advisory


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WTPZ33 KNHC 181435
TCPEP3

BULLETIN
Tropical Depression Celia Advisory Number   8
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       EP032022
1000 AM CDT Sat Jun 18 2022

...CELIA CONTINUES TO TURN MORE WESTWARD...
...HEAVY RAIN THREAT TO PORTIONS OF MEXICO AND CENTRAL AMERICA TO
CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY...


SUMMARY OF 1000 AM CDT...1500 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...12.8N 90.0W
ABOUT 80 MI...130 KM SW OF SAN SALVADOR EL SALVADOR
ABOUT 95 MI...150 KM SE OF PUERTO SAN JOSE GUATEMALA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...35 MPH...55 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...WNW OR 290 DEGREES AT 5 MPH...7 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1006 MB...29.71 INCHES


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

Interests along the southern coast of El Salvador, Guatemala, and
extreme southeastern Mexico should continue to monitor the progress
of this system, though the changes of direct wind impacts are
decreasing.


DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK
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At 1000 AM CDT (1500 UTC), the center of Tropical Depression Celia
was located near latitude 12.8 North, longitude 90.0 West. The
depression is now moving toward the west-northwest near 5 mph (7 
km/h). A further turn to the west is expected by tonight with a 
gradual increase in forward speed by early next week.

Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph (55 km/h) with higher gusts.
Little change in strength is forecast during the next several days.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1006 mb (29.71 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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RAINFALL: Areas of heavy rainfall are expected to the north of
Tropical Depression Celia across portions of far southern Mexico,
Guatemala and El Salvador through Sunday. Some areas may see 2 to 4
inches of rainfall, with isolated maximum amounts of 8 inches. This
rainfall may cause some instances of flash flooding and mudslides
across the region.


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 400 PM CDT.

$$
Forecaster Papin



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