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TCPCP2

BULLETIN
TROPICAL STORM ULIKA ADVISORY NUMBER 5
NWS CENTRAL PACIFIC HURRICANE CENTER HONOLULU HI EP192016
500 AM HST TUE SEP 27 2016

...TROPICAL STORM ULIKA INTENSIFIES AND MAKES A TURN TOWARDS THE
NORTHEAST...


SUMMARY OF 500 AM HST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...12.4N 140.0W
ABOUT 1120 MI...1805 KM ESE OF HILO HAWAII
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...50 MPH...85 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NE OR 35 DEGREES AT 5 MPH...7 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...999 MB...29.50 INCHES


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


DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK
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At 500 AM HST (1500 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Ulika was
located near latitude 12.4 North, longitude 140.0 West. Ulika is
moving toward the northeast near 5 mph (7 km/h). This general
motion will continue through tonight followed by a turn toward the
north on Wednesday and Wednesday night.

Maximum sustained winds are near 50 mph (85 km/h) with higher
gusts. Additional strengthening is expected today, with little
change in strength expected tonight and Wednesday. Gradual
weakening is then expected Wednesday night.

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 70 miles (110 km)
from the center.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 999 mb (29.50 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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None.


NEXT ADVISORY
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This is the last public advisory issued by the Central Pacific
Hurricane Center on Ulika. Future information on this system
can be found in Public Advisories issued by the National Hurricane
Center beginning at 200 PM PDT, under AWIPS header MIATCPEP4,
WMO header WTPZ34 KNHC, and on the web at
http://www.nhc.noaa.gov.

$$
Forecaster Jelsema