Tropical Storm Emilia (05E) Southwest of Acapulco, Mexico10.9N 101.4W
A small but well-defined area of disturbed weather became organized enough to be declared as Tropical Depression Five-E on July 7, about 500 mi (800 km) SSW of Acapulco, Mexico. It is currently expected to steadily intensify into a Category 2 hurricane before entering cooler Sea Surface Temperatures (SST).
As of 8 p.m. PDT (0300 UTC July 8) July 7, Tropical Storm Emilia is located within 45 nautical miles of 10.7°N 103.2°W, about 580 mi (930 km) south of Manzanillo, Mexico and about 480 mi (775 km) south-southwest of Acapulco, Mexico. Maximum sustained winds are 35 knots (40 mph, 65 km/h), with stronger gusts. Minimum central pressure is 1003 mbar (hPa; 29.62 InHg), and the system is moving west-northwest at 14 kt (16 mph, 26 km/h).