ABPZ20 KNHC 241146
Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
500 AM PDT Sun Jun 24 2018
For the eastern North Pacific…east of 140 degrees west longitude:
The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical
Depression Five-E, located several hundred miles southwest of the
southern tip of the Baja California peninsula.
An elongated area of low pressure located several hundred miles
southwest of Zihuatanejo, Mexico, is producing disorganized shower
and thunderstorm activity over a broad area. Some development of
this system is possible during the next few days before it interacts
and possibly merges with a tropical wave approaching from the east.
* Formation chance through 48 hours…low…20 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days…medium…40 percent.
A tropical wave located just west of Costa Rica and Nicaragua is
producing disorganized showers and thunderstorms. Environmental
conditions appear conducive for development, and a tropical
depression could form by the middle of the week while the system
moves westward, well south of the coast of Mexico.
* Formation chance through 48 hours…low…near 0 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days…medium…50 percent.
Public Advisories on Tropical Depression Five-E are issued under WMO
header WTPZ35 KNHC and under AWIPS header MIATCPEP5.
Forecast/Advisories on Tropical Depression Five-E are issued under
WMO header WTPZ25 KNHC and under AWIPS header MIATCMEP5.