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WTNT33 KNHC 302044
TCPAT3
BULLETIN
Tropical Depression Three Advisory Number 1
National Weather Service  National Hurricane Center Miami Florida, AL032024
4:00 PM Central Daylight Time Sun Jun 30 2024
  • TROPICAL DEPRESSION FORMS OVER THE SOUTHWESTERN GULF OF MEXICO
  • POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLOODING OVER PORTIONS OF EASTERN MEXICO 
SUMMARY OF 400 PM Central Daylight Time 2100 Coordinated Universal Time INFORMATION
LOCATION 19.7 North 94.9 West
ABOUT 185 Miles 300 Kilometers East Southeast OF TUXPAN MEXICO
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 35 Miles Per Hour 55 Kilometers Per Hour
PRESENT MOVEMENT West OR 280 DEGREES AT 12 Miles Per Hour, 19 Kilometers Per Hour
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE 1006 Millibar, 29.71 INCHES
WATCHES AND WARNINGS
  • The government of Mexico has issued a Tropical Storm Warning from Cabo Rojo south to Puerto Veracruz.
SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT:
  • A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Cabo Rojo to Puerto Veracruz.
  1. A Tropical Storm Warning means that tropical storm conditions are expected somewhere within the warning area, in this case within the next 12 hours.
  2. For storm information specific to your area, please monitor products issued by your national meteorological service.
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK
  • At 400 PM Central Daylight Time (2100 Coordinated Universal Time), the center of Tropical Depression Three was located near latitude 19.7 North, longitude 94.9 West.
  • The depression is moving toward the west near 12 Miles Per Hour (19 Kilometers Per Hour) and this general motion should continue until it dissipates over eastern Mexico late Monday.
  • Maximum sustained winds are near 35 Miles Per Hour (55 Kilometers Per Hour) with higher gusts.
  • Some strengthening is expected, and the cyclone is forecast to become a tropical storm before it reaches the coast later tonight.
  • The system is expected to weaken and dissipate after it moves inland over eastern Mexico.
  • The estimated minimum central pressure reported by aircraft reconnaissance is 1006 Milibar (29.71 inches).
HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
Key messages for the depression can be found in the Tropical Cyclone Discussion under AWIPS header MIATCDAT3 and WMO header WTNT43 KNHC.
RAINFALL: 
  • Tropical Depression Three is expected to produce rainfall totals of 4 to 8 inches across portions of eastern Mexico into Monday, with localized maximum totals of 15 inches possible.
  • This rainfall will result in areas of flooding, with mudslides possible in areas of higher terrain.
  • For a complete depiction of forecast rainfall and flash flooding associated with Tropical Depression Three, please see the National Weather Service Storm Total Rainfall Graphic, available at hurricanes.gov/graphics_at3.shtml?rainqpf
WIND:  
  • Tropical storm conditions are expected in the warning area later tonight.
NEXT ADVISORY
  • Next intermediate advisory at 700 PM Central Daylight Time.
  • Next complete advisory at 1000 PM Central Daylight Time.
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Forecaster Roberts
Originally Posted at:
NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER and CENTRAL PACIFIC HURRICANE CENTER
At The NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION

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