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WTNT33 KNHC 011138
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BULLETIN
Tropical Depression Chris Intermediate Advisory Number 3A
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       AL032024
700 AM CDT Mon Jul 01 2024

...HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLOODING CONTINUES OVER PORTIONS OF EASTERN 
MEXICO...


SUMMARY OF 700 AM CDT...1200 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...20.2N 97.7W
ABOUT 60 MI...95 KM SSW OF TUXPAN MEXICO
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...35 MPH...55 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...W OR 280 DEGREES AT 12 MPH...19 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1007 MB...29.74 INCHES


WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY:

The government of Mexico has discontinued the Tropical Storm 
Warning for eastern Mexico.

SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT:

None

For storm information specific to your area, please monitor
products issued by your national meteorological service.


DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK
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At 700 AM CDT (1200 UTC), the center of Tropical Depression Chris 
was located near latitude 20.2 North, longitude 97.7 West. Chris is 
moving toward the west near 12 mph (19 km/h), and this motion will 
continue until the system dissipates.

Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph (55 km/h) with higher
gusts. Chris will likely dissipate over the higher terrain later 
this morning.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1007mb (29.74 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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Key messages for Chris can be found in the Tropical Cyclone
Discussion under AWIPS header MIATCDAT3 and WMO header WTNT43 KNHC.

RAINFALL: Tropical Depression Chris is expected to produce rainfall
totals of 4 to 8 inches across portions of eastern Mexico through
this morning.  Maximum rainfall totals around 12 inches are possible
across the higher terrain of the Mexican states of Guanajuato,
Queretaro, and San Luis Potosi.  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 Chris, please see the National
Weather Service Storm Total Rainfall Graphic, available at
hurricanes.gov/graphics_at3.shtml?rainqpf

WIND:  Gusts to tropical storm force could continue along portions 
of the east coast of Mexico for a couple of hours.


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 1000 AM CDT.

$$
Forecaster Cangialosi

Originally Posted at:
NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER and CENTRAL PACIFIC HURRICANE CENTER
At The NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION

By NHC