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Tropical Storm Ileane (09E) West of Southern Tip of Baja California – September 1st, 2012

23.6N 115.6W

September 1st, 2012 Category: Image of the day, Tropical Storms

Tropical Storm Ileana (09E) – August 31st, 2012

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Track of Tropical Storm Ileana (09E) - August 31st, 2012 © Univ. of Wisconsin

Track of TS 09E

As of 2 p.m. PDT (2100 UTC) August 31,  Tropical Storm Ileana (09E)  is located within 30 nautical miles of 22.4°N 116.1°W, about 395 mi (640 km) west of the southern tip of Baja California.

Maximum sustained winds are 60 knots (70 mph, 110 km/h), with stronger gusts. Minimum central pressure is 987 mbar (hPa; 29.15 InHg), and the system is moving northwest at 7 kt (8 mph, 13 km/h). Tropical storm force winds up to 90 miles (150 km) from the center of Ileana.

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