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TROPICAL STORM KILO ADVISORY NUMBER  33
NWS CENTRAL PACIFIC HURRICANE CENTER HONOLULU HI   CP032015
1100 AM HST FRI AUG 28 2015

...KILO CONTINUES MOVING WESTWARD AWAY FROM JOHNSTON ISLAND...

SUMMARY OF 1100 AM HST...2100 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...17.5N 171.7W
ABOUT 155 MI...250 KM WNW OF JOHNSTON ISLAND
ABOUT 825 MI...1325 KM SSE OF MIDWAY ISLAND
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...70 MPH...110 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...W OR 270 DEGREES AT 9 MPH...15 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...990 MB...29.24 INCHES

WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY...

THE TROPICAL STORM WARNING HAS BEEN DISCONTINUED FOR JOHNSTON
ISLAND.

SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT...

NONE.

DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK
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AT 1100 AM HST...2100 UTC...THE CENTER OF TROPICAL STORM KILO WAS
LOCATED NEAR LATITUDE 17.5 NORTH...LONGITUDE 171.7 WEST. KILO IS
MOVING TOWARD THE WEST NEAR 9 MPH...15 KM/H...AND THIS MOTION IS
EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT...FOLLOWED BY A GRADUAL TURN
TO THE WEST-NORTHWEST ON SATURDAY...AND TO THE NORTHWEST SATURDAY
NIGHT AND SUNDAY.

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS ARE NEAR 70 MPH...110 KM/H...WITH HIGHER
GUSTS. KILO IS FORECAST TO SLOWLY INTENSIFY DURING THE NEXT COUPLE
OF DAYS...AND MAY BECOME A HURRICANE THIS AFTERNOON OR TONIGHT.

TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUTWARD UP TO 90 MILES...150 KM
FROM THE CENTER.

THE ESTIMATED MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE IS 990 MB...29.24 INCHES.

HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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RAINFALL...A FEW HEAVY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FROM KILO WILL
CONTINUE TO AFFECT JOHNSTON ISLAND TODAY. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL
AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE.

SURF...LARGE SURF WILL CONTINUE ON JOHNSTON ISLAND TODAY...
ESPECIALLY ALONG NORTH AND NORTHWEST FACING SHORES AND REEFS.

NEXT ADVISORY
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NEXT COMPLETE ADVISORY...500 PM HST.

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FORECASTER BURKE







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