The HIRSC - Weather Team is continuing to monitor an area of interest in the East Pacific Ocean Basin, which has a moderate chance of becoming an organized system in the next few days.
Published by: HIRSC - Weather Team
The HIRSC Weather Team is monitoring an area of interest is located 1,085 miles East-Southeast of Hilo, Hawaii Island, and has over a 60% chance of forming into an organized in the next 5 days. Still too early to tell the potential weather impacts for Hawaii Island, however in the immediate forecast, no weather impacts are expected from this area of interest.
We will have a better idea of the impacts it could bring to Hawaii Island within the next couple of days.
Area of Interest Update
For the central North Pacific...between 140W and 180W: 1. The National Hurricane Center in Miami, Florida, is monitoring an area of low pressure located about 1100 miles east-southeast of Hilo, Hawaii, as it continues to move westward at about 15 mph. Shower and thunderstorm activity remains disorganized, and environmental conditions are gradually becoming less conducive for additional development to occur. However, an increase in the organization of the shower activity would result in the formation of a tropical depression Monday. The low is forecast to move into the Central Pacific basin by Monday morning, and by Tuesday conditions are expected to become unfavorable for further development. * Formation chance through 48 hours...medium...60 percent. * Formation chance through 5 days...medium...60 percent. Elsewhere, no tropical cyclones are expected during the next 5 days.