Socotra Islands/ Yemen/ Oman/ Somalia/ Saudi Arabia: Tropical Cyclone/ VSCS MEKUNU 02A 240300Z near 13.3N 55.5E, moving NNW 05kt (JTWC) – Updated 24 May 2018 0636Z (GMT/UTC)

Socotra Islands/ Yemen/ Oman/ Somalia/ Saudi Arabia: Tropical Cyclone/ VSCS MEKUNU 02A 240300Z near 13.3N 55.5E, moving NNW 05kt (JTWC) – Updated 24 May 2018 0636Z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone/ VSCS MEKUNU (02A) (Is a storm equivent to a CATEGORY 2 Hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) …….VERY LIKELY TO INTENSIFY FURTHER DURING NEXT 24 HOURS. …VERY LIKELY TO….CROSS SOUTH OMAN SOUTHEAST YEMEN COASTS AS A VERY SEVERE CYCLONIC STORM WITH WIND SPEED OF 160-170 KMPH GUSTING TO 190 KMPH BETWEEN 53 … Continue reading

MCA and RNLI test drones in real-life search and rescue scenarios – Published 02 May 2018 1500z (GMT/UTC)

MCA and RNLI test drones in real-life search and rescue scenarios – Published 02 May 2018 1500z (GMT/UTC)

The Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) and the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) ran a special event to test the use of drones. A week-long event took place along a stretch of coastline at St Athan, Wales, with a selection of drones being used in four different search and rescue scenarios to explore how they … Continue reading

Fiji/ Tonga: Tropical Cyclone KENI 19P, 13F 101500Z position near 22.1S 177.6W, moving SE 25kt (JTWC) – Updated 10 Apr 2018 1520z (GMT/UTC)

Fiji/ Tonga: Tropical Cyclone KENI 19P, 13F 101500Z position near 22.1S 177.6W, moving SE 25kt (JTWC) – Updated 10 Apr 2018 1520z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone KENI (19P, 13F) Mean winds 64-85 knots with a central pressure 970-945 hPa currently (Fiji Intensity Category 3) = approx equivent to a CATEGORY 2 Hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale. A HURRICANE WARNING REMAINS IN FORCE FOR ONO-I-LAU. MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 101200Z IS 30 FEET – JTWC Joint Typhoon … Continue reading

Yap/ Palau/ Micronesia/ Pacific Ocean: Tropical Storm JELAWAT (1803, 03W) 260900Z 8.2N 136.4E, moving WNW 10 kt 998hPa (JMA) – Updated 26 Mar 2018 1057z (GMT/UTC)

Yap/ Palau/ Micronesia/ Pacific Ocean: Tropical Storm JELAWAT (1803, 03W) 260900Z 8.2N 136.4E, moving WNW 10 kt 998hPa (JMA) – Updated 26 Mar 2018 1057z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Storm JELAWAT (1803, 03W) A Tropical Storm Warning remains in effect for Kayangel in the Republic of Palau. TS 1803 (Jelawat) Issued at 09:45 UTC, 26 March 2018 <Analysis at 09 UTC, 26 March> Scale – Intensity – Center position N8°10′ (8.2°) E136°25′ (136.4°) Direction and speed of movement WNW 20 km/h (10 kt) … Continue reading

Australia (QLD): Severe Tropical Cyclone NORA 24/1200Z near 14.4S 141.5E, moving SSE 11kt (TCWC Darwin) – Updated 24 Mar 2018 1400z (GMT/UTC)

Australia (QLD): Severe Tropical Cyclone NORA 24/1200Z near 14.4S 141.5E, moving SSE 11kt (TCWC Darwin) – Updated 24 Mar 2018 1400z (GMT/UTC)

Severe Tropical Cyclone NORA (16P) Australian Intensity Category 3 (Is a storm equivent to a CATEGORY 2 Hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) The destructive core of Severe Tropical Cyclone Nora is beginning to impact the western coast of Cape York Peninsula. Warning zone: Karumba to Weipa Watch zone: NT/Qld Border to Karumba, including … Continue reading

Australia (WA): Severe Tropical Cyclone MARCUS (15S) 221500Z position nr 18.1S 106.2E, moving SSW 09kt (JTWC) – Updated 22 Mar 2018 1435z (GMT/UTC)

Australia (WA): Severe Tropical Cyclone MARCUS (15S) 221500Z position nr 18.1S 106.2E, moving SSW 09kt (JTWC) – Updated 22 Mar 2018 1435z (GMT/UTC)

Severe Tropical Cyclone MARCUS (Is a storm equivent to a CATEGORY 4 Hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) Severe Tropical Cyclone Marcus has begun to weaken well away from the WA mainland. It should continue to weaken as it moves further south – BoM MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 221200Z IS 50 FEET – … Continue reading

Madagascar: Tropical Cyclone ELIAKIM (14S) 182100Z position nr 21.7S 49.6E, moving S 11kt (JTWC) – Updated 18 Mar 2018 2105z (GMT/UTC)

Madagascar: Tropical Cyclone ELIAKIM (14S) 182100Z position nr 21.7S 49.6E, moving S 11kt (JTWC) – Updated 18 Mar 2018 2105z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone ELIAKIM (7,14S) MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 181800Z IS 22 FEET – JTWC Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) Tropical Cyclone 14S (Eliakim) Warning #16 Issued at 18/2100Z Google Earth Overlay WTXS31 PGTW 182100 MSGID/GENADMIN/JOINT TYPHOON WRNCEN PEARL HARBOR HI// SUBJ/TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING// RMKS/ 1. TROPICAL CYCLONE 14S (ELIAKIM) WARNING NR 016 02 ACTIVE … Continue reading

Vanuatu/ New Caledonia/ New Zealand: Tropical Cyclone Hola (12P) 10/1500Z position nr 26.3S 173.1E, moving SE 27kt  (JTWC) – Updated 10 Mar 2018 1525z (GMT/UTC)

Vanuatu/ New Caledonia/ New Zealand: Tropical Cyclone Hola (12P) 10/1500Z position nr 26.3S 173.1E, moving SE 27kt (JTWC) – Updated 10 Mar 2018 1525z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone Hola (12P) MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 101200Z IS 27 FEET – JTWC Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) Tropical Cyclone 12P (Hola) Warning #17 Issued at 10/1500Z     Google Earth Overlay WTPS32 PGTW 101500 MSGID/GENADMIN/JOINT TYPHOON WRNCEN PEARL HARBOR HI// SUBJ/TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING// RMKS/ 1. TROPICAL CYCLONE 12P (HOLA) WARNING NR 017 01 … Continue reading

Reunion: Tropical Cyclone Dumazile (11S) 061500Z position nr 25.4S 55.1E, moving SE 14kt (JTWC) – Updated 06 Mar 2018 1652z (GMT/UTC)

Reunion: Tropical Cyclone Dumazile (11S) 061500Z position nr 25.4S 55.1E, moving SE 14kt (JTWC) – Updated 06 Mar 2018 1652z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone Dumazile (11S) (Is a storm equivent to a CATEGORY 2 Hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 061200Z IS 30 FEET – JTWC Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) Tropical Cyclone 11S (Dumazile) Warning #17 Issued at 06/1500Z   Google Earth Overlay WTXS31 PGTW 061500 MSGID/GENADMIN/JOINT TYPHOON WRNCEN PEARL HARBOR … Continue reading

Syria: Humanitarian Aid Reaches Eastern Ghouta – Published 05 Mar 2018 1522z (GMT/UTC)

Syria: Humanitarian Aid Reaches Eastern Ghouta – Published 05 Mar 2018 1522z (GMT/UTC)

The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) and humanitarian partners delivered 46 truckloads of food relief aid for 27,500 people and health items for more than 70,000 people inside Duma in eastern Ghouta. The convoy included aid from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), the United Nations, and SARC. The truckloads included food baskets, … Continue reading

New Zealand: Tropical Cyclone GITA 192100Z position near 36.5S 168.1E, moving SE 28kt (JTWC)  – Updated 19 Feb 2018 2120z (GMT/UTC)

New Zealand: Tropical Cyclone GITA 192100Z position near 36.5S 168.1E, moving SE 28kt (JTWC) – Updated 19 Feb 2018 2120z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone GITA 09P MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 191800Z IS 22 FEET – JTWC (See updates in comments below) Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) Tropical Cyclone 09P (Gita) Warning #44 Final Warning Issued at 19/2100Z Google Earth Overlay WTPS31 PGTW 192100 MSGID/GENADMIN/JOINT TYPHOON WRNCEN PEARL HARBOR HI// SUBJ/TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING// RMKS/ 1. TROPICAL CYCLONE … Continue reading

Australia (WA) : Tropical Cyclone KELVIN 10S 181500Z position nr 20.6S 122.5E, moving SSE ~5.9kt (BoM) – Updated 18 Feb 2018 1715z (GMT/UTC)

Australia (WA) : Tropical Cyclone KELVIN 10S 181500Z position nr 20.6S 122.5E, moving SSE ~5.9kt (BoM) – Updated 18 Feb 2018 1715z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone KELVIN (10S) Tropical Cyclone Kelvin continues to weaken and is expected to weaken below cyclone strength on Monday morning. Very heavy rain and destructive winds with gusts to 150 km/h will ease over the next few hours – BoM MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 170600Z IS 12 FEET – JTWC   AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT … Continue reading

Philippines/ Vietnam: Tropical Depression SANBA 02W 131500Z position nr 9.2N 122.6E, WSW 15kt (JTWC) – Updated 13 Feb 2018 1522z (GMT/UTC)

Philippines/ Vietnam: Tropical Depression SANBA 02W 131500Z position nr 9.2N 122.6E, WSW 15kt (JTWC) – Updated 13 Feb 2018 1522z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Depression SANBA (02W) (BASYANG in Philippines) “BASYANG” HAS MADE LANDFALL OVER DUMAGUETE CITY, NEGROS ORIENTAL AND IS NOW MOVING TOWARDS SULU SEA – PAGASA MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 131200Z IS 15 FEET – JTWC Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) Tropical Depression 02W (Sanba) Warning #20 Issued at 13/1500Z Google Earth Overlay   WTPN31 … Continue reading

New Caledonia/ Norfolk Island/ New Zealand: Tropical Cyclone FEHI 08P 292100Z nr 24.5S 163.9E, moving SSE 23Kt (JTWC) – Updated 29 Jan 2018 2212Z (GMT/UTC)

New Caledonia/ Norfolk Island/ New Zealand: Tropical Cyclone FEHI 08P 292100Z nr 24.5S 163.9E, moving SSE 23Kt (JTWC) – Updated 29 Jan 2018 2212Z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone FEHI 08P New Caledonia, Norfolk Island & New Zealand be aware! MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 291800Z IS 20 FEET. – JTWC Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) Tropical Cyclone 08P (Fehi) Warning #08 Issued at 29/2100Z   Google Earth Overlay WTPS31 PGTW 292100 MSGID/GENADMIN/JOINT TYPHOON WRNCEN PEARL HARBOR HI// SUBJ/TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING// RMKS/ … Continue reading

La Reunion/ Indian Ocean: Tropical Cyclone BERGUITTA 06S 191500Z nr 25.7S 52.3E, moving SSW 14Kt (JTWC)  – Updated 19 Jan 2018 1905Z (GMT/UTC)

La Reunion/ Indian Ocean: Tropical Cyclone BERGUITTA 06S 191500Z nr 25.7S 52.3E, moving SSW 14Kt (JTWC) – Updated 19 Jan 2018 1905Z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone BERGUITTA 06S ⚠️ La Reunion beware! MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 191200Z IS 14 FEET- JTWC Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) Tropical Cyclone 06S (Berguitta) Warning #28 Issued at 19/1500Z   Google Earth Overlay WTXS31 PGTW 191500 MSGID/GENADMIN/JOINT TYPHOON WRNCEN PEARL HARBOR HI// SUBJ/TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING// RMKS/ 1. TROPICAL CYCLONE 06S (BERGUITTA) WARNING … Continue reading

Australia (WA): Tropical Cyclone JOYCE 05S 121800Z nr 20.7S 119.3E, moving SW 08kt (TCWC Perth) – Updated 12 Jan 2018 2145z (GMT/UTC)

Australia (WA): Tropical Cyclone JOYCE 05S 121800Z nr 20.7S 119.3E, moving SW 08kt (TCWC Perth) – Updated 12 Jan 2018 2145z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone JOYCE 05S Australia: Tropical Cyclone Warning for Pardoo Roadhouse to De Grey, and inland parts of the northeast Pilbara including Marble Bar. AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT BUREAU OF METEOROLOGY TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING CENTRE PERTH TROPICAL CYCLONE FORECAST TRACK MAP Tropical Cyclone Joyce Issued at 2:44 am AWST Saturday 13 January 2018. Refer to Tropical Cyclone Advice Number 34.   … Continue reading

Madagascar: Tropical Cyclone AVA (03S) 082100Z position nr 27.7S 46.8E, moving WSW 14kt (JTWC) – Updated 08 Jan 2018 2145z (GMT/UTC)

Madagascar: Tropical Cyclone AVA (03S) 082100Z position nr 27.7S 46.8E, moving WSW 14kt (JTWC) – Updated 08 Jan 2018 2145z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone AVA (03S) MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 081800Z IS 15 FEET – JTWC Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) Tropical Cyclone 03S (Ava) Warning #25 Issued at 08/2100Z Google Earth Overlay     WTXS31 PGTW 082100 MSGID/GENADMIN/JOINT TYPHOON WRNCEN PEARL HARBOR HI// SUBJ/TROPICAL CYCLONE 03S (AVA) WARNING NR 025// RMKS/ 1. TROPICAL CYCLONE 03S … Continue reading

Philippines/ Vietnam: Tropical Depression ONE/ Agaton 01W 021500Z nr 9.8N 118.3E, moving W 15kt 1006hPa (JMA) – Published 02 Jan 2018 1840z (GMT/UTC)

Philippines/ Vietnam: Tropical Depression ONE/ Agaton 01W 021500Z nr 9.8N 118.3E, moving W 15kt 1006hPa (JMA) – Published 02 Jan 2018 1840z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Depression ONE ( 01W) Agaton in Philippines #AgatonPH HAS MADE LANDFALL IN THE VICINITY OF ABORLAN, PALAWAN – PAGASA TD Issued at 15:55 UTC, 2 January 2018 <Analysis at 15 UTC, 2 January> Scale – Intensity – TD Center position N9°50′ (9.8°) E118°20′ (118.3°) Direction and speed of movement W 30 km/h (15 kt) … Continue reading

Philippines/ Vietnam: Typhoon Tembin/ Vinta 33W 241200Z nr 8.3N 112.1E, moving W 13kt 975hPa (JMA) – Updated 24 Dec 2017 1438z (GMT/UTC)

Philippines/ Vietnam: Typhoon Tembin/ Vinta 33W 241200Z nr 8.3N 112.1E, moving W 13kt 975hPa (JMA) – Updated 24 Dec 2017 1438z (GMT/UTC)

Typhoon Tembin (33W) (Vinta in Philippines) TYPHOON “VINTA” IS NOW OUTSIDE THE PHILIPPINE AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (PAR). – PAGASA TY 1727 (Tembin) Issued at 12:45 UTC, 24 December 2017 <Analysis at 12 UTC, 24 December> Scale – Intensity Strong Center position N8°20′ (8.3°) E112°05′ (112.1°) Direction and speed of movement W 25 km/h (13 kt) … Continue reading

Vietnam: Tropical Storm KAI-TAK/ URDUJA (32W) 201800Z nr 6.9N 110.7E, moving W 12kt 998hPa (JMA) – Updated 20 Dec 2017 2015z (GMT/UTC)

Vietnam: Tropical Storm KAI-TAK/ URDUJA (32W) 201800Z nr 6.9N 110.7E, moving W 12kt 998hPa (JMA) – Updated 20 Dec 2017 2015z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Storm KAI-TAK (32W) URDUJA in Philippines TROPICAL STORM “URDUJA” OUTSIDE PAR – PAGASA MAXIMUMSIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 201200Z IS 16 FEET – JTWC   TS 1726 (Kai-tak) Issued at 18:40 UTC, 20 December 2017 <Analysis at 18 UTC, 20 December> Scale – Intensity – Center position N6°55′ (6.9°) E110°40′ (110.7°) Direction and speed of … Continue reading

India/ Arabian Sea: Tropical Cyclone OCKHI (03B) 041500Z position nr 15.7N 69.1E, moving NNE 06kt (JTWC) – Updated 04 Dec 2017 2020z (GMT/UTC)

India/ Arabian Sea: Tropical Cyclone OCKHI (03B) 041500Z position nr 15.7N 69.1E, moving NNE 06kt (JTWC) – Updated 04 Dec 2017 2020z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone OCKHI (03B) (=CATEGORY 1 Hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 041200Z IS 20 FEET – JTWC Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) Tropical Cyclone 03B (Ockhi) Warning #12 Issued at 02/1500Z Google Earth Overlay WTIO31 PGTW 041500 MSGID/GENADMIN/JOINT TYPHOON WRNCEN PEARL HARBOR HI// SUBJ/TROPICAL CYCLONE 03B (OCKHI) WARNING … Continue reading

Indonesia/ Australia: Tropical Cyclone Dahlia 01S 01/1800Z nr 10.8S 110.1E, slow moving (TCWC Perth) – Updated 01 Dec 2017 1935z (GMT/UTC)

Indonesia/ Australia: Tropical Cyclone Dahlia 01S 01/1800Z nr 10.8S 110.1E, slow moving (TCWC Perth) – Updated 01 Dec 2017 1935z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone Dahlia 01S MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 011200Z IS 18 FEET – JTWC AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT BUREAU OF METEOROLOGY TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING CENTRE PERTH TROPICAL CYCLONE FORECAST TRACK MAP Tropical Cyclone Dahlia Issued at 2:35 am AWST Saturday 2 December 2017. No Tropical Cyclone Advice is current for this system.   Community Threat Warning Zone Gales within 24 … Continue reading

Gaia Pope: The search for a missing Dorset teenager continues on its 6th day – Published 13 Nov 2017 1853z (GMT/UTC)

Gaia Pope: The search for a missing Dorset teenager continues on its 6th day – Published 13 Nov 2017 1853z (GMT/UTC)

“Gaia Pope was last seen on Tuesday afternoon in Swanage. Hundreds of residents have joined police and coastguards since her disappearance to search for the 19-year-old from #LangtonMatravers who has severe epilepsy. Police have released CCTV footage showing what is believed to be the missing teenager shortly before she vanished. The video shows Gaia running … Continue reading

Vietnam/ South China Sea: Tropical Storm Haikui 111200Z 17.8N 115.6E, moving W Slow 998 hPa (JMA) – Updated 11 Nov 2017 1515z (GMT/UTC)

Vietnam/ South China Sea: Tropical Storm Haikui 111200Z 17.8N 115.6E, moving W Slow 998 hPa (JMA) – Updated 11 Nov 2017 1515z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Storm Haikui 30W ( TS Salome in Philippines) TS 1724 (Haikui) Issued at 12:45 UTC, 11 November 2017 <Analysis at 12 UTC, 11 November> Scale – Intensity – Center position N17°50′ (17.8°) E115°35′ (115.6°) Direction and speed of movement W Slow Central pressure 998 hPa Maximum wind speed near center 20 m/s (40 kt) … Continue reading

Canada/ Ireland/ Atlantic Ocean: Post Tropical Storm RINA 09/1500Z nr 47.0N 45.5W, moving NE 35kt 998mb NHC FL – Updated 09 Nov 2017 2130z (GMT/UTC)

Canada/ Ireland/ Atlantic Ocean: Post Tropical Storm RINA 09/1500Z nr 47.0N 45.5W, moving NE 35kt 998mb NHC FL – Updated 09 Nov 2017 2130z (GMT/UTC)

Post-Tropical Cyclone RINA National Hurricane Center (FL)   ZCZC MIATCMAT4 ALL TTAA00 KNHC DDHHMM POST-TROPICAL CYCLONE RINA FORECAST/ADVISORY NUMBER 14 NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL192017 1500 UTC THU NOV 09 2017 THERE ARE NO COASTAL WATCHES OR WARNINGS IN EFFECT. POST-TROPICAL CYCLONE CENTER LOCATED NEAR 47.0N 45.5W AT 09/1500Z POSITION ACCURATE WITHIN 30 … Continue reading

Lifeboat/ Water rescue charities receive £1 million to boost search and rescue efforts – Published 08 Nov  2017 2017z (GMT/UTC)

Lifeboat/ Water rescue charities receive £1 million to boost search and rescue efforts – Published 08 Nov 2017 2017z (GMT/UTC)

Water rescue charities receive funding for rescue equipment to keep UK rivers and seas safe. Water rescue charities have been awarded £1 million in funding for vital rescue equipment to help keep the UK’s rivers and seas safe. The money has been made available by the inshore and inland rescue boat grant fund and is the … Continue reading

Andaman Islands/ Thailand/ Myanmar/ India: Tropical Depression 29W 071500Z nr 11.3N 99.9E, moving NNW 07 kt (JTWC) – Updated 07 Nov 2017 1925z (GMT/UTC)

Andaman Islands/ Thailand/ Myanmar/ India: Tropical Depression 29W 071500Z nr 11.3N 99.9E, moving NNW 07 kt (JTWC) – Updated 07 Nov 2017 1925z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Depression TWENTYNINE 29W MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT  071200Z IS 6 FEET. – JTWC Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) Tropical Depression 29W (Twentynine) Warning #06 Issued at 07/1500Z Google Earth Overlay WTPN31 PGTW 071500 MSGID/GENADMIN/JOINT TYPHOON WRNCEN PEARL HARBOR HI// SUBJ/TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING// RMKS/ 1. TROPICAL DEPRESSION 29W (TWENTYNINE) WARNING NR 006 01 ACTIVE … Continue reading

Vietnam /Cambobia /Thailand /West Pacific: Severe Tropical Storm DAMREY 28W 022100Z 13.0N 114.4E, moving W 11 kt (JMA) – Updated 02 Nov 2017 2230z (GMT/UTC)

Vietnam /Cambobia /Thailand /West Pacific: Severe Tropical Storm DAMREY 28W 022100Z 13.0N 114.4E, moving W 11 kt (JMA) – Updated 02 Nov 2017 2230z (GMT/UTC)

 Severe Tropical Storm DAMREY 28W (RAMIL in PH) Damrey expected to become a Typhoon equal to a Category 1 Hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale prior to landfall in Vietnam MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 021800Z IS 16 FEET – JTWC STS 1723 (Damrey) Issued at 21:45 UTC, 2 November 2017  <Analysis at 21 … Continue reading

Japan/ West Pacific: Severe Tropical Storm Saola 27W 291400Z nr 29.4N 130.2E, moving NE 55kt JMA – Updated 29 Oct 2017 1606z (GMT/UTC)

Japan/ West Pacific: Severe Tropical Storm Saola 27W 291400Z nr 29.4N 130.2E, moving NE 55kt JMA – Updated 29 Oct 2017 1606z (GMT/UTC)

Severe Tropical Storm Saola 27W MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 291200Z IS 28 FEET – JTWC JMA is the lead agency in this area SOURCE: http://www.jma.go.jp/en/warn/ STS 1722 (Saola) Issued at 14:45 UTC, 29 October 2017 <Analysis at 14 UTC, 29 October> Scale – Intensity – Center position N36°30′ (36.5°) E143°00′ (143.0°) Direction and speed … Continue reading

Cuba/ Bahamas/ US (FL): Tropical Storm Philippe 282100Z near 23.0N 82.6W, moving N ~24.8kt NHC – Published 28 Oct 2017 2157z (GMT/UTC)

Cuba/ Bahamas/ US (FL): Tropical Storm Philippe 282100Z near 23.0N 82.6W, moving N ~24.8kt NHC – Published 28 Oct 2017 2157z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Storm Philippe …DEPRESSION STRENGTHENS INTO TROPICAL STORM PHILIPPE… …HEAVY RAINS OCCURRING OVER CENTRAL AND WESTERN CUBA AND SPREADING NORTHWARD ACROSS THE FLORIDA KEYS AND SOUTH FLORIDA…NHC A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for… * Cuban provinces of Isla de la Juventud, La Habana, Ciudad de la Habana, Matanzas, Cienfuegos, and Villa Clara * … Continue reading