15 July 2017 - bulletin 391

Updated at 2150 GMT
Latest warning for 06E

HURRICANE Fernanda / 06E
Warning 14 from NHC at 0900 GMT
Position 10.8N 121.8W
Location 1145 miles SW of the southern tip of Baja California
Movement 270° (W) at 10 knots
Maximum sustained winds 125 knots gusting to 150 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 70 miles of the centre
Winds of 64 knots or higher occur within 30 miles of the centre
Minimum central pressure: 948 mbar
Threatened landmasses NONE
Next warning from NHC at 1500 GMT

Fernanda will continue to move west whilst intensifying. The system will reach 135 knots before weakening after today.

As this system is expected to pass west of 140W as a tropical cyclone, the Central Pacific Hurricane Center will take over the issuance of warnings at that point.

Update from JTWC at 0600 GMT
System 93W is no longer suspect for tropical cyclone formation

System 94W
Position 17.0N 112.2E
Location 210 miles SSE of Haikou, Hainan Island, China
Likelihood of tropica cyclone formation within 24 hours is now HIGH

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