Eastern Pacific Basin Tropical Cyclones

Tropical Storm Celia Public Advisory


225 
WTPZ33 KNHC 220234
TCPEP3

BULLETIN
Tropical Storm Celia Advisory Number  22
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       EP032022
1000 PM CDT Tue Jun 21 2022

...CELIA MOVING WEST-NORTHWESTWARD WELL SOUTH OF THE COAST OF
MEXICO...
...FORECAST TO BECOME A HURRICANE IN A COUPLE OF DAYS...


SUMMARY OF 1000 PM CDT...0300 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...13.0N 101.9W
ABOUT 325 MI...525 KM S OF ZIHUATANEJO MEXICO
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...45 MPH...75 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...WNW OR 295 DEGREES AT 13 MPH...20 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1004 MB...29.65 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 1000 PM CDT (0300 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Celia was
located near latitude 13.0 North, longitude 101.9 West. Celia is
moving toward the west-northwest near 13 mph (20 km/h), and this 
general motion is expected to continue with a gradual decrease in
forward speed through Friday.

Maximum sustained winds are near 45 mph (75 km/h) with higher gusts.
Slow strengthening is forecast during the next two to three days, 
and Celia is expected to become a hurricane on Thursday.

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 60 miles (95 km)
to the southwest of the center.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1004 mb (29.65 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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SURF:  Swells will begin to increase along portions of the
southwestern coast of Mexico tonight and spread northward along the
coast through Thursday.  Swells could also reach southern portions
of the Baja California peninsula by Friday.  These conditions could
cause life-threatening surf and rip currents.  Please consult
products from your local weather office.


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 400 AM CDT.

$$
Forecaster Beven




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