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Eastern Pacific Tropical Outlook

Active Tropical Systems Basin Outlooks Satellite
Eastern Pacific Tropical Outlook
 
660 
ABPZ20 KNHC 290538
TWOEP 

TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1100 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

For the eastern North Pacific...east of 140 degrees west longitude:

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Hurricane
Lester, located about 1100 miles west-southwest of the southern
tip of the Baja California peninsula.

A large area of cloudiness and showers located several hundred
miles south-southwest of the southern tip of the Baja California
peninsula is showing some signs of organization.  However, any
development of this system is expected to be slow to occur while it
moves slowly westward or west-northwestward during the next few
days.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...10 percent
* Formation chance through 5 days...low...20 percent

An area of low pressure is expected to form later this week a few
hundred miles south or southeast of Acapulco, Mexico.  Environmental
conditions appear conducive for slow development of this system
while it moves west-northwestward or northwestward.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent
* Formation chance through 5 days...medium...40 percent

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Forecaster Kimberlain