Eastern Pacific Basin Tropical Cyclones

Tropical Storm Celia Public Advisory


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WTPZ33 KNHC 230238
TCPEP3

BULLETIN
Tropical Storm Celia Advisory Number  26
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       EP032022
1000 PM CDT Wed Jun 22 2022

...CELIA NOW MOVING NORTHWESTWARD WITH LITTLE CHANGE IN STRENGTH...
...EXPECTED TO BECOME A HURRICANE IN A DAY OR TWO...


SUMMARY OF 1000 PM CDT...0300 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...14.2N 104.4W
ABOUT 330 MI...535 KM S OF MANZANILLO MEXICO
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...50 MPH...85 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NW OR 305 DEGREES AT 7 MPH...11 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1000 MB...29.53 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 14.2 North, longitude 104.4 West. Celia is now
moving toward the northwest near 7 mph (11 km/h). A west- 
northwestward motion is expected to resume on Thursday, with that 
general motion continuing for the next several days.

Maximum sustained winds are near 50 mph (85 km/h) with higher gusts.
Strengthening is expected, and Celia could become a hurricane 
Thursday night or Friday.

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 70 miles (110 km)
from the center.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1000 mb (29.53 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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SURF:  Swells are increasing along portions of the southwestern
coast of Mexico and will 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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