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BULLETIN
Tropical Storm Aletta Advisory Number   2
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       EP012024
200 PM MST Thu Jul 04 2024

...DEPRESSION STRENGTHENS INTO TROPICAL STORM ALETTA...


SUMMARY OF 200 PM MST...2100 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...17.9N 107.0W
ABOUT 190 MI...310 KM WSW OF MANZANILLO MEXICO
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...40 MPH...65 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NW OR 315 DEGREES AT 10 MPH...17 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1005 MB...29.68 INCHES


WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.


DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK
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At 200 PM MST (2100 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Aletta was
located near latitude 17.9 North, longitude 107.0 West. Aletta is
moving toward the northwest near 10 mph (17 km/h). A turn toward 
the west-northwest and west is expected tonight and Friday.

Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 40 mph (65 km/h) 
with higher gusts. Some gradual weakening is forecast during the 
next day or two. Aletta is forecast to become a remnant low by 
Friday night and dissipate this weekend.

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 45 miles (75 km)
from the center.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 1005 mb (29.68 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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None.


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 800 PM MST.

$$
Forecaster Reinhart

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

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