Eastern Pacific Basin Tropical Cyclones

Tropical Storm Darby Public Advisory



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WTPZ35 KNHC 101444
TCPEP5

BULLETIN
Tropical Storm Darby Advisory Number   4
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       EP052022
500 AM HST Sun Jul 10 2022

...DARBY STRENGTHENS WHILE MOVING WESTWARD...


SUMMARY OF 500 AM HST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...14.3N 117.6W
ABOUT 780 MI...1255 KM SW OF THE SOUTHERN TIP OF BAJA CALIFORNIA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...60 MPH...95 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...W OR 270 DEGREES AT 15 MPH...24 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1002 MB...29.59 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 500 AM HST (1500 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Darby was
located near latitude 14.3 North, longitude 117.6 West. Darby is
moving toward the west near 15 mph (24 km/h) and this motion is
expected to continue over the next couple of days.  A turn toward
the west-northwest is expected by midweek.

Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 60 mph (95 km/h)
with higher gusts.  Additional strengthening is forecast during
the next couple of days, and Darby is forecast to become a
hurricane tonight or early Monday.

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 45 miles (75 km)
from the center.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1002 mb (29.59 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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None.


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 1100 AM HST.

$$
Forecaster Brown



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