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

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on recently
downgraded Tropical Depression Polo, located a few hundred miles
west of the southern tip of the Baja California peninsula.

Showers and thunderstorms associated with a low pressure area
located several hundred miles south-southeast of Acapulco, Mexico,
have increased and become more concentrated overnight.
Environmental conditions are generally conducive for development,
and a a tropical depression is likely to form during the next few
days while it moves west-northwestward at around 10 mph.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...high...60 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...high...80 percent.

Forecaster Kimberlain

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