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Post-Tropical Cyclone Erick at 19.2°N - 169.1°W

North Pacific Ocean

Approximately 1000 miles from Hawaii.


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NHC Storm Description:

5 Aug 2019 - 3:00 UTC ...ERICK WEAKENS TO A REMNANT LOW... As of 5:00 PM HST Sun Aug 4 the center of Erick was located near 19.2, -169.1 with movement W at 12 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1008 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 30 mph.

4 Aug 2019 - 21:00 UTC ...ERICK EXPECTED TO BECOME A REMNANT LOW LATER TODAY OR TONIGHT... As of 11:00 AM HST Sun Aug 4 the center of Erick was located near 19.2, -168.0 with movement WNW at 13 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1007 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 35 mph.

4 Aug 2019 - 15:00 UTC ...ERICK MOVING WEST-NORTHWEST OVER THE OPEN OCEAN FAR FROM ANY LAND AREAS... As of 5:00 AM HST Sun Aug 4 the center of Erick was located near 18.5, -167.1 with movement WNW at 12 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1006 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 35 mph.

4 Aug 2019 - 9:00 UTC ...TROPICAL DEPRESSION ERICK MOVING TOWARD THE WEST-NORTHWEST FAR SOUTHWEST OF THE MAIN HAWAIIAN ISLANDS... As of 11:00 PM HST Sat Aug 3 the center of Erick was located near 18.2, -166.3 with movement WNW at 14 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1006 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 35 mph.

4 Aug 2019 - 3:00 UTC ...ERICK WEAKENS TO A TROPICAL DEPRESSION... As of 5:00 PM HST Sat Aug 3 the center of Erick was located near 17.9, -165.2 with movement WNW at 14 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1006 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 35 mph.

3 Aug 2019 - 21:00 UTC ...ERICK MOVING AWAY FROM THE MAIN HAWAIIAN ISLANDS... As of 11:00 AM HST Sat Aug 3 the center of Erick was located near 17.3, -163.9 with movement W at 13 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1005 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 40 mph.

3 Aug 2019 - 15:00 UTC ...ERICK REMAINS A TROPICAL STORM SOUTHWEST OF HAWAII... As of 5:00 AM HST Sat Aug 3 the center of Erick was located near 17.1, -162.8 with movement W at 14 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1005 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 40 mph.

3 Aug 2019 - 9:00 UTC ...ERICK BARELY SURVIVING WELL SOUTH-SOUTHWEST OF HAWAII... As of 11:00 PM HST Fri Aug 2 the center of Erick was located near 17.3, -160.9 with movement W at 14 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1005 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 40 mph.

3 Aug 2019 - 3:00 UTC ...ERICK CONTINUES TO WEAKEN WELL SOUTH OF HAWAII... As of 5:00 PM HST Fri Aug 2 the center of Erick was located near 17.0, -159.2 with movement WNW at 9 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1005 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 40 mph.

2 Aug 2019 - 21:00 UTC ...ERICK CONTINUES TO WEAKEN WELL SOUTH OF HAWAII... As of 11:00 AM HST Fri Aug 2 the center of Erick was located near 16.6, -158.4 with movement W at 13 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1003 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 45 mph.

2 Aug 2019 - 15:00 UTC ...ERICK CONTINUES TO WEAKEN WELL SOUTH OF HAWAII... As of 5:00 AM HST Fri Aug 2 the center of Erick was located near 16.8, -157.4 with movement WNW at 14 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1000 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 50 mph.

2 Aug 2019 - 9:00 UTC ...ERICK CONTINUES TO RAPIDLY WEAKEN WELL SOUTH OF THE BIG ISLAND... As of 11:00 PM HST Thu Aug 1 the center of Erick was located near 16.4, -155.8 with movement WNW at 13 mph. The minimum central pressure was 996 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 65 mph.

2 Aug 2019 - 3:00 UTC ...ERICK RAPIDLY WEAKENING WELL SOUTH OF THE BIG ISLAND... As of 5:00 PM HST Thu Aug 1 the center of Erick was located near 15.9, -154.5 with movement WNW at 13 mph. The minimum central pressure was 993 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 70 mph.

1 Aug 2019 - 21:00 UTC ...ERICK STILL HANGING ON AS A HURRICANE... As of 11:00 AM HST Thu Aug 1 the center of Erick was located near 16.0, -153.2 with movement WNW at 14 mph. The minimum central pressure was 985 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 80 mph.

1 Aug 2019 - 15:00 UTC ...ERICK STILL HANGING ON AS A HURRICANE... As of 5:00 AM HST Thu Aug 1 the center of Erick was located near 15.9, -152.4 with movement WNW at 15 mph. The minimum central pressure was 981 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 85 mph.

1 Aug 2019 - 9:00 UTC ...ERICK HANGING ON AS A HURRICANE... As of 11:00 PM HST Wed Jul 31 the center of Erick was located near 15.5, -150.9 with movement WNW at 13 mph. The minimum central pressure was 978 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 90 mph.

1 Aug 2019 - 3:00 UTC ...ERICK CONTINUES WEAKENING SOUTHEAST OF THE BIG ISLAND... As of 5:00 PM HST Wed Jul 31 the center of Erick was located near 15.1, -149.6 with movement W at 14 mph. The minimum central pressure was 967 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 105 mph.

31 Jul 2019 - 21:00 UTC ...ERICK SLOWLY WEAKENING SOUTHEAST OF THE BIG ISLAND... As of 11:00 AM HST Wed Jul 31 the center of Erick was located near 14.8, -148.8 with movement WNW at 14 mph. The minimum central pressure was 960 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 115 mph.

31 Jul 2019 - 15:00 UTC ...ERICK CONTINUES TO SLOWLY WEAKEN... As of 5:00 AM HST Wed Jul 31 the center of Erick was located near 14.5, -147.5 with movement W at 13 mph. The minimum central pressure was 958 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 120 mph.

31 Jul 2019 - 9:00 UTC ...ERICK STARTS GRADUALLY WEAKENING... As of 11:00 PM HST Tue Jul 30 the center of Erick was located near 14.2, -146.3 with movement W at 12 mph. The minimum central pressure was 954 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 125 mph.

31 Jul 2019 - 3:00 UTC ...ERICK CONTINUES AS A MAJOR HURRICANE BUT WILL SOON WEAKEN... As of 5:00 PM HST Tue Jul 30 the center of Erick was located near 14.0, -145.4 with movement WNW at 15 mph. The minimum central pressure was 952 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 130 mph.

30 Jul 2019 - 21:00 UTC ...ERICK CONTINUES TO INTENSIFY FAR EAST-SOUTHEAST OF HAWAII... As of 11:00 AM HST Tue Jul 30 the center of Erick was located near 13.6, -144.1 with movement W at 15 mph. The minimum central pressure was 952 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 130 mph.

30 Jul 2019 - 15:00 UTC ...ERICK BECOMES A MAJOR HURRICANE FAR EAST-SOUTHEAST OF HAWAII... As of 5:00 AM HST Tue Jul 30 the center of Erick was located near 13.4, -142.8 with movement W at 17 mph. The minimum central pressure was 966 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 115 mph.

30 Jul 2019 - 3:00 UTC ...ERICK BECOMES A HURRICANE AND HEADS INTO THE CENTRAL PACIFIC... As of 5:00 PM HST Mon Jul 29 the center of Erick was located near 12.7, -140.0 with movement W at 18 mph. The minimum central pressure was 990 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 75 mph.

29 Jul 2019 - 21:00 UTC ...ERICK NOT A HURRICANE YET BUT SHOULD BECOME ONE SOON... As of 11:00 AM HST Mon Jul 29 the center of Erick was located near 12.7, -138.4 with movement WNW at 16 mph. The minimum central pressure was 991 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 70 mph.

29 Jul 2019 - 15:00 UTC ...ERICK SHOULD BECOME A HURRICANE ANY TIME SOON... As of 5:00 AM HST Mon Jul 29 the center of Erick was located near 12.3, -136.9 with movement W at 17 mph. The minimum central pressure was 991 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 70 mph.

29 Jul 2019 - 9:00 UTC ...ERICK CONTINUES TO STRENGTHEN, EXPECTED TO BECOME A HURRICANE VERY SOON... As of 11:00 PM HST Sun Jul 28 the center of Erick was located near 11.7, -134.5 with movement W at 16 mph. The minimum central pressure was 995 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 70 mph.

29 Jul 2019 - 3:00 UTC ...ERICK STRENGTHENING, EXPECTED TO BECOME A HURRICANE ON MONDAY... As of 5:00 PM HST Sun Jul 28 the center of Erick was located near 11.7, -133.1 with movement W at 16 mph. The minimum central pressure was 998 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 65 mph.

28 Jul 2019 - 21:00 UTC ...ERICK GRADUALLY STRENGTHENING WHILE MOVING QUICKLY WESTWARD... ...EXPECTED TO BECOME A HURRICANE BY LATE MONDAY OR TUESDAY... As of 11:00 AM HST Sun Jul 28 the center of Erick was located near 12.0, -131.3 with movement W at 17 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1004 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 45 mph.

28 Jul 2019 - 15:00 UTC ...ERICK EXPECTED TO GRADUALLY STRENGTHEN INTO A HURRICANE BY LATE MONDAY OVER THE OPEN PACIFIC... As of 5:00 AM HST Sun Jul 28 the center of Erick was located near 12.3, -129.8 with movement W at 17 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1005 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 40 mph.

28 Jul 2019 - 9:00 UTC ...ERICK EXPECTED TO STRENGTHEN OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS... As of 11:00 PM HST Sat Jul 27 the center of Erick was located near 12.1, -128.1 with movement W at 16 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1005 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 40 mph.

28 Jul 2019 - 3:00 UTC ...ERICK HEADING JUST NORTH OF DUE WEST OVER OPEN WATERS... As of 5:00 PM HST Sat Jul 27 the center of Erick was located near 11.9, -126.8 with movement W at 17 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1005 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 40 mph.

27 Jul 2019 - 21:15 UTC ...DEPRESSION BECOMES A TROPICAL STORM... As of 2:15 PM PDT Sat Jul 27 the center of Erick was located near 11.6, -125.3 with movement W at 18 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1006 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 40 mph.

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