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Ignacio Weakens to Tropical Depression

18.6N 119.5W

August 27th, 2009 Category: Tropical Storms

Tropical Depression Ignacio - August 26th, 2009

Tropical Depression Ignacio - August 26th, 2009

Enhanced image - August 26th, 2009

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Track of Ignacio - August 27th, 2009 © Univ. of Wisconsin

Track of Ignacio

Ignacio (12E) has weakened to a tropical depression and is forecast to become a remnant low later today.

At 2:00 AM PDT (0900 UTC) the center of Tropical Depression Ignacio was located near latitude 24.6 north, longitude 126.6 west, or about 1060 miles (1710 km) west of the southern tip of Baja California (part of which is visible upon opening the full image).

The depression is moving toward the northwest near 14 mph (22 km/hr). This general motion is expected to continue today. Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph (55 km/hr) with higher gusts. Estimated minimum central pressure is 1005 mb (29.68 inches).

One Response to “Ignacio Weakens to Tropical Depression”

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    Faruk Podrug:

    Thank you for unique photos of our planet. Very interesting !

    Kind regards,


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