At 11:00 AM HST, the center of Tropical Storm Walaka was located about 680 miles south of Honolulu, Hawaii. Walaka is moving toward the west near 15 mph. This motion is expected to continue through tomorrow, followed by a turn toward the northwest Sunday night and Monday and a turn toward the north early Tuesday.
Maximum sustained winds are near 40 mph with higher gusts. Some strengthening is forecast during the next 48 hours. Steady strengthening is expected for the next two to three days.
Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 45 miles from the center.
There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.