By PDC’s Senior Weather
Specialist Glenn James
The Pacific Disaster Center’s (PDC Global) Friday, November 3, 2023, Tropical Cyclone Activity Report…for the Pacific Ocean, the Indian Ocean, and adjacent Seas
Current Tropical Cyclones:
Tropical Cyclone 19E (Pilar)…located about 620 miles south-southwest of Zihuatanejo, Mexico
Northeast Pacific Ocean:
Tropical Cyclone 19E (Pilar)
PUNY PILAR STRUGGLING IN THE OPEN EASTERN PACIFIC
According to the NHC advisory number 26
Pilar is moving toward the west near 17 mph (28 km/h), and this general motion with a gradual slowdown is expected during the next couple of days. By early next week, a slower west-northwestward motion is
Maximum sustained winds are near 45 mph (75 km/h) with higher gusts. Gradual weakening is forecast during the next few days.
Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 70 miles (110 km) from the center.
Central North Pacific:
There are no tropical cyclones, nor any areas of disturbed weather under investigation by the CPHC at the time of this writing.
Western Pacific, Indian Ocean and adjacent Seas:
There are no tropical cyclones, nor any areas of disturbed weather under investigation by the JTWC at the time of this writing.