CruiseMates Cruise Community and Forums

CruiseMates Cruise Community and Forums (http://www.cruisemates.com/forum/)
-   Hurricane Watch (http://www.cruisemates.com/forum/hurricane-watch/)
-   -   Eastern Pacific - Darby (http://www.cruisemates.com/forum/hurricane-watch/374737-eastern-pacific-darby.html)

Lisa June 23rd, 2010 11:54 PM

Eastern Pacific - Darby
 
http://icons-ecast.wunderground.com/...01005_5day.gif



summary of 800 PM PDT...0300 UTC...information
----------------------------------------------
location...12.3n 97.0w
about 295 mi...475 km SSW of Salina cruz Mexico
maximum sustained winds...65 mph...100 km/hr
present movement...WNW or 285 degrees at 12 mph...19 km/hr
minimum central pressure...995 mb...29.38 inches



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

Discussion and 48-hour outlook------------------------------at 800 PM PDT...0300 UTC...the center of Tropical Storm Darby waslocated near latitude 12.3 north...longitude 97.0 west. Darby ismoving toward the west-northwest near 12 mph...19 km/hr...and thisgeneral motion is expected to continue with a decrease in forwardspeed during the next 48 hours. On the forecast track...Darby isexpected to remain well south of the Mexican coast over the nexttwo days.
Maximum sustained winds are near 65 mph...100 km/hr...with highergusts. While Darby has changed little in strength during the pastfew hours...some strengthening is forecast during the next 48hours...and Darby could become a hurricane on Thursday.
Tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 70 miles...110 kmfrom the center.
Estimated minimum central pressure is 995 mb...29.38 inches.

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

Next advisory-------------next complete advisory...200 am PDT.
$$Forecaster Beven

Lisa June 24th, 2010 03:11 PM

...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

Lisa June 25th, 2010 06:36 PM

...Darby intensifies a little more...



summary of 200 PM PDT...2100 UTC...information----------------------------------------------location...13.6n 101.5wabout 250 mi...405 km SSW of Acapulco Mexicomaximum sustained winds...120 mph...195 km/hrpresent movement...WNW or 285 degrees at 6 mph...9 km/hrminimum central pressure...960 mb...28.35 inches

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

Discussion and 48-hour outlook------------------------------at 200 PM PDT...2100 UTC...the eye of Hurricane Darby was locatednear latitude 13.6 north...longitude 101.5 west. Darby is movingtoward the west-northwest near 6 mph...9 km/hr...and this generalmotion is expected to continue today. A turn toward the west andwest-southwest is forecast tomorrow along with a decrease in forwardspeed.
Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 120 mph...195km/hr...with higher gusts. Darby is a category three hurricane onthe Saffir-Simpson hurricane wind scale. Some slow weakening isexpected to begin by tomorrow.
Hurricane force winds extend outward up to 25 miles...35 km...fromthe center...and tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 60miles...95 km.
Estimated minimum central pressure is 960 mb...28.35 inches.

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

Next advisory-------------next complete advisory...800 PM PDT.
$$Forecaster Blake

Lisa June 26th, 2010 11:09 PM

Statement as of 8:00 PM PDT on June 26, 2010

...Darby weakens further...

summary of 800 PM PDT...0300 UTC...information----------------------------------------------location...13.5n 103.0wabout 305 mi...490 km SSW of Zihuatanejo Mexicomaximum sustained winds...70 mph...110 km/hrpresent movement...W or 270 degrees at 2 mph...4 km/hrminimum central pressure...992 mb...29.29 inches

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

Discussion and 48-hour outlook------------------------------at 800 PM PDT...0300 UTC...the center of Tropical Storm Darby waslocated near latitude 13.5 north...longitude 103.0 west. Darby ismoving toward the west near 2 mph...4 km/hr...and should continuethis motion tonight and early Sunday...followed by turn toward thenortheast by late Sunday.
Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 70 mph...110 km/hr...with higher gusts. Additional weakening is forecast during the next48 hours.
Tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 35 miles...55 kmfrom the center.
Estimated minimum central pressure is 992 mb...29.29 inches.

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

Next advisory-------------next complete advisory...200 am PDT.
$$Forecaster Kimberlain

Lisa June 27th, 2010 10:17 PM

Statement as of 2:00 PM PDT on June 27, 2010

...Darby continues weakening...now moving eastward...

summary of 200 PM PDT...2100 UTC...information----------------------------------------------location...13.7n 102.2wabout 280 mi...450 km S of Zihuatanejo Mexicomaximum sustained winds...45 mph...75 km/hrpresent movement...E or 90 degrees at 5 mph...7 km/hrminimum central pressure...1002 mb...29.59 inches

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

Discussion and 48-hour outlook------------------------------at 200 PM PDT...2100 UTC...the center of Tropical Storm Darby waslocated near latitude 13.7 north...longitude 102.2 west. Darby ismoving toward the east-northeast near 5 mph...7 km/hr...and thisgeneral motion is expected to continue for the next couple of days.
Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 45 mph...75 km/hr...With higher gusts. Additional weakening is forecast...andDarby is expected to become a tropical depression on Monday...andweaken to a remnant low by Monday night or Tuesday.
Tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 35 miles...55 kmfrom the center.
Estimated minimum central pressure is 1002 mb...29.59 inches.

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

Next advisory-------------next complete advisory...800 PM PDT.
$$Forecaster Brennan

Lisa June 28th, 2010 10:19 PM

Statement as of 2:00 PM PDT on June 28, 2010

...Darby is no longer a tropical cyclone...

summary of 200 PM PDT...2100 UTC...information----------------------------------------------location...14.4n 98.3wabout 315 mi...510 km se of Zihuatanejo Mexicoabout 125 mi...200 km SW of Puerto Escondido Mexicomaximum sustained winds...30 mph...45 km/hrpresent movement...E or 80 degrees at 13 mph...20 km/hrminimum central pressure...1004 mb...29.65 inches

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

Discussion and 48-hour outlook------------------------------at 200 PM PDT...2100 UTC...the center of the remnants of Darbywas located near latitude 14.4 north...longitude 98.3 west. Thedepression is moving toward the east near 13 mph...20 km/hr...andthis general motion is expected until dissipation of the lowovernight.
Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 30 mph...45km/hr...with higher gusts. Additional weakening is expected andthe remnant low of Darby is forecast to dissipate overnight.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 1004 mb...29.65 inches.

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

Next advisory-------------this is the last public advisory issued by the National HurricaneCenter on this system. For additional information on the remnantlow please see high seas forecasts issued by the National WeatherService...under AWIPS header nfdhsfepi and WMO header fzpn02 kwbc.

$$Forecaster Blake


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:20 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1