New East Pacific tropical depression forecast to dissipate far from land

New East Pacific tropical depression forecast to dissipate far from land
Forecast Cone for T.D. 11 E | Image Source NOAA
Forecast Cone for T.D. 11 E | Image Source NOAA

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The newest tropical cyclone in the Eastern North Pacific is expected to weaken into a remnant low pressure area as soon as Monday.

The National Hurricane Center said at 5 a.m. Monday, Tropical Depression Eleven-E was located about 705 miles west of the southern tip of Baja California. It had maximum sustained winds of 35 miles per hour and was moving to the northwest at 16 miles per hour.

Eleven-E formed as the eleventh tropical depression of the East Pacific hurricane season Saturday afternoon.

Forecasters said the depression is expected to weaken over the next 48 hours as it speeds into cooler waters and become a remnant low by Monday.

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