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Old June 24th, 2010, 04:11 PM
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...Darby becomes a hurricane...



summary of 800 am PDT...1500 UTC...information----------------------------------------------location...12.8n 98.7wabout 235 mi...375 km SSW of Puerto Escondido Mexicomaximum sustained winds...75 mph...120 km/hrpresent movement...WNW or 285 degrees at 9 mph...15 km/hrminimum central pressure...990 mb...29.23 inches

watches and warnings--------------------there are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.

Discussion and 48-hour outlook------------------------------at 800 am PDT...1500 UTC...the center of Hurricane Darby was locatednear latitude 12.8 north...longitude 98.7 west. Darby is movingtoward the west-northwest near 9 mph...15 km/hr...and a gradualdecrease in forward speed is expected during the next couple ofdays.
Maximum sustained winds are near 75 mph...120 km/hr...with highergusts. Darby is a category one hurricane on the Saffir-Simpsonscale. Some additional strengthening is forecast over the next dayor two.
Hurricane force winds extend outward up to 10 miles...20 km...fromthe center...and tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 50miles...85 km.
Estimated minimum central pressure is 990 mb...29.23 inches.

Hazards affecting land----------------------none.

Next advisory-------------next complete advisory...200 PM PDT.
$$Forecaster Pasch
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