Hurricane and Tropical Cyclones
Tropical Weather Discussion
Statement as of 5:00 PM PDT on August 27, 2016
For the eastern North Pacific...east of 140 degrees west longitude:The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Hurricane Lester, located several hundred miles west-southwest of the southern tip of the Baja California peninsula, and on Tropical Storm Madeline, located a little more than a thousand miles east-southeast of Hawaii.A broad area of cloudiness and showers is located several hundred miles south-southwest of the southwestern coast of Mexico. Development of this system, if any, is expected to be slow to occur during the next several days as it moves westward or west- northwestward. * Formation chance through 48 hours...low...10 percent * formation chance through 5 days...low...20 percent$$ forecaster Blake
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