Tropical Cyclone 06E (Estelle)
Wednesday, July 20, 2022

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By PDC’s Senior Weather
Specialist Glenn James

Tropical Cyclone 06E (Estelle) located about 850 miles west of the southern tip of Baja California


Northeast Pacific Ocean

Tropical Cyclone 06E (Estelle)


Advisory number 23

Estelle is moving toward the west-northwest near 12 mph (19 km/h) and this motion with a gradual decrease in forward speed is expected over the next couple of days.

Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 45 mph (75 km/h) with
higher gusts. Additional weakening is expected during the next couple of days, and Estelle is forecast to become a post-tropical remnant low on Thursday.

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 70 miles (110 km) from the center./span>



>>> Offshore of Central America and Southern Mexico:

An area of low pressure is forecast to form a few hundred miles offshore of southern Mexico in several days.

Some gradual development of this system is possible by this weekend while it moves westward to west-northwestward at 10 to 15 mph.

* Formation chance through 48 hours…low…near 0 percent
* Formation chance through 5 days…low…30 percent


Central Pacific:

There are no tropical cyclones, nor any areas of disturbed weather being investigated by the Central Pacific Hurricane Center at the time of this writing


Northwest and Southwest Pacific Ocean, Indian Ocean, Arabian Sea:

There are no tropical cyclones at the time of this writing, nor are there any areas of disturbed weather being investigated by the JTWC