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Aletta (01E) Downgraded to Tropical Depression

18.4N 108.9W

May 18th, 2012 Category: Tropical Storms

Tropical Depression Aletta (01E) - May 16th, 2012

Tropical Depression Aletta (01E) - May 17th, 2012

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Track of Tropical Depression Aletta (01E) - May 17th, 2012 © Univ. of Wisconsin

Track of TD 01E

As of 2 p.m. PDT (2100 UTC) May 17, Aletta has been downgraded to a tropical depression, and is located within 30 nautical miles of 13.1°N 114.7°W, about 745 mi (1200 km) south-southwest of the southern tip of Baja California.

The maximum sustained winds of Tropical Depression Aletta (01E) are 30 knots (35 mph, 55 km/h), with stronger gusts. Minimum central pressure is 1006 mbar (hPa; 29.71 InHg), and the system is moving north at 5 kt (6 mph, 9 km/h).

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