16 October 2019 - bulletin 746

Updated at 0910 GMT
Final warning for 15L
First warning for 17E
Disturbance update


NORTHERN ATLANTIC OCEAN
Remnants of 15L
Warning 07 from NHC at 0900 GMT
Position 17.3N 24.1W
Location 90 miles N of the Cabo Verde Islands
Movement 305° (NW) at 7 knots
Maximum sustained winds 25 knots gusting to 35 knots
Threatened landmasses Cape Verde islands
Minimum central pressure: 1009 mbar
FINAL WARNING

15L has ceased to be a tropical cyclone. Regeneration is not impossible as the remnants move northwest.

EASTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Potential tropical cyclone 17E
Warning 02 from NHC at 0900 GMT
Position 15.4N 94.9W
Location 60 miles SSE of Salina Cruz, Mexico
Movement 315° (NW) at 11 knots
Maximum sustained winds 30 knots gusting to 40 knots
Threatened landmasses Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador
Minimum central pressure: 1005 mbar
Next warning from NHC at 1200 GMT

17E formed earlier and is moving northwest. The system will make landfall later today, and it's not certain that it will become a full tropical cyclone before that time.

Regional warnings
A tropical storm watch is in force from Barra de Tonala to Puerto Escondido in Mexico
Rainfall totals of 6 to 12, locally up to 20, inches are expected along the Mexican coast from Chiapas to Jalisco. Southern Guatemala and El Salvador could see 3 to 5 inches. Life-threatening mudslides and flash floods could result.

TROPICAL DISTURBANCE UPDATE
EASTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Update from NHC at 0300 GMT
System 98E is now 17E

NORTHERN ATLANTIC OCEAN
Update from NHC at 0600 GMT
System No Invest Assigned
Position 17N 94W
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation within 48 hours is LOW (20%)
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation within 5 days is LOW (40%)

NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Update from JTWC at 0600 GMT
System 96W
Position 17.4N 131.7E
Location 640 miles ENE of Manila, Philippines
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation within 24 hours is HIGH