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HURRICANE KILO ADVISORY NUMBER  40
NWS CENTRAL PACIFIC HURRICANE CENTER HONOLULU HI   CP032015
500 AM HST SUN AUG 30 2015

...HURRICANE KILO CONTINUES TRACKING WEST NORTHWEST AND STARTS TO
WEAKEN...


SUMMARY OF 500 AM HST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...18.9N 177.5W
ABOUT 545 MI...880 KM WNW OF JOHNSTON ISLAND
ABOUT 640 MI...1035 KM S OF MIDWAY ISLAND
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...135 MPH...215 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...WNW OR 300 DEGREES AT 9 MPH...15 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...946 MB...27.94 INCHES


WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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THERE ARE NO COASTAL WATCHES OR WARNINGS IN EFFECT.


DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK
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AT 500 AM HST...1500 UTC...THE CENTER OF HURRICANE KILO WAS LOCATED
NEAR LATITUDE 18.9 NORTH...LONGITUDE 177.5 WEST. KILO IS MOVING
TOWARD THE WEST-NORTHWEST NEAR 9 MPH...15 KM/H. KILO IS EXPECTED TO
CURVE TOWARD THE NORTHWEST...THEN NORTH NORTHWEST...OVER THE NEXT 48
HOURS.

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS ARE NEAR 135 MPH...215 KM/H...WITH HIGHER
GUSTS.  KILO IS A CATEGORY FOUR HURRICANE ON THE SAFFIR-SIMPSON
HURRICANE WIND SCALE. THE HURRICANE IS FORECAST TO SLOWLY WEAKEN
OVER THE NEXT 48 HOURS.

HURRICANE FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUTWARD UP TO 60 MILES...95 KM...FROM
THE CENTER...AND TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUTWARD UP TO 145
MILES...230 KM.

THE ESTIMATED MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE IS 946 MB...27.94 INCHES.


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
----------------------
NONE.


NEXT ADVISORY
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NEXT COMPLETE ADVISORY...1100 AM HST.

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FORECASTER DONALDSON







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