ABPZ20 KNHC 041836


Special Tropical Weather Outlook

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL

1040 AM PST Fri Jan 4 2019

For the eastern North Pacific...east of 140 degrees west longitude:

Shower activity associated with a broad low pressure system centered

about 1200 miles southwest of the southern tip of the Baja

California peninsula has become a little better organized since

yesterday. Some slight additional tropical or subtropical

development is possible overnight and early Saturday while the low

drifts slowly northward, but environmental conditions are expected

to become unfavorable for further development by Saturday afternoon.

Regardless of tropical or subtropical cyclone development, winds

near gale-force associated with the low are possible over the

weekend. Additional information on this system can be found in High

Seas Forecasts issued by the National Weather Service. The next

Special Tropical Weather Outlook on this system will be issued by 11

AM PST Saturday, or earlier, if necessary.

* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...30 percent.

* Formation chance through 5 days...low...30 percent.


High Seas Forecasts are issued by the National Weather Service

under AWIPS header NFDHSFEPI, WMO header FZPN02 KWBC, and are

available on the web at



Forecaster Zelinsky

Source: Eastern North Pacific Tropical Weather Outlook

David Cottle

UBB Owner & Administrator