Australia (NT): Ex-Tropical Cyclone Nathan 18P – Updated 240315 1715z (GMT/UTC)

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Nathan NT Details for: Ex-TC Nathan NT Ocean Wind Warning affecting WA border area issued at 0447 UTC Tuesday 24 March 2015 NT Ocean Wind Warning affecting WA border area issued at 0447 UTC Tuesday 24 March 2015 Australia National Weather Warnings Summary. http://www.bom.gov.au/australia/warnings/index.shtml Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) Google Earth Graphic Overlay … Continue reading

UK: Body of missing woman recovered by lifeboats from Filey and Flamborough – Published 180315 0915z (GMT/UTC)

The body of a woman has been recovered by RNLI volunteer crews from Filey and Flamborough in a prolonged and difficult combined operation in the early hours of Tuesday 17 March. Shortly before 11pm on Monday 16 March, Humber Coastguard requested the launch of both Filey lifeboats to ascertain that an object spotted by a … Continue reading

Philippines/ Pacific Ocean: Tropical Storm BAVI / BETTY(1503) 170600Z nr 15.3N 135.4E, moving WNW at 13 knots (JMA) – Updated 170315 0820z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Storm Bavi (1503)(03W)/ “BETTY” in Philippines …BAVI IS EXPECTED TO WEAKEN OVER THE NEXT 24 HOURS…AND COULD BE DOWNGRADED TO A TROPICAL DEPRESSION BY LATE TONIGHT….NWS GUAM Unit: 1KT(knot) = 1.852 km/h = 0.5144 m/s 1NM(nautical mile) = 1.852 km TS 1503 (BAVI) Issued at 06:45 UTC, 17 March 2015 <Analyses at 17/06 UTC> … Continue reading

UK SEVERE WEATHER and FLOOD WARNINGS – Updated 6 Mar 2015 2125z (GMT/UTC)

==UK== Met Office: Met Office Weather Warnings for mobile Highlands & Eilean Siar Amber Warning Strathclyde Yellow Warning Central Tayside & Fife Yellow Warning (For details follow above links) No Flood Warnings in England and Wales – 7 in Scotland at 20:52 on 06 Mar 2015 GMT No Flood Alerts in England and Wales – 8 … Continue reading

US (Okelahoma): Multiple tornadoes across OK leave at least 1 person dead in Sand Springs & at least 20 injured – Published 270315 1505z (GMT/UTC)

Multiple tornadoes hop-scotched across the state Wednesday leaving at least one person dead in Sand Springs and at least 20 people treated at metro hospitals, four with serious injuries.   The National Weather Service has rated the Sand Springs tornado as an E-F 2. That means it had winds of up to 135 MPH. Classes … Continue reading

New Zealand: Tropical Cyclone PAM 17P CAT3 151500Z POSITION nr 34.2S 178.8E, moving SE at 20 Kts (JTWC) – Updated 150315 1448z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone 17P (PAM) (Equivalent of a CATEGORY 3 Hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 151200Z IS 40 FEET – JTWC New Zealand Issued at 12:54am Monday 16 Mar 2015 (Local time) UPDATE TROPICAL CYCLONE PAM At midnight Sunday tropical cyclone Pam was situated about 450km to the northeast of … Continue reading

Australia (NT): Tropical LOW 2: Tropical cyclone impact between Port Hedland & Northwest Cape possible from Thursday – TCWC Perth – Published 100315 1553z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Low 2 Tropical cyclone impact between Port Hedland and Northwest Cape possible from Thursday – TCWC Perth AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT BUREAU OF METEOROLOGY TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING CENTRE PERTH TROPICAL CYCLONE FORECAST TRACK MAP Tropical Low Issued at 8:40 pm WST Tuesday 10 March 2015. Refer to Tropical Cyclone Advice Number 3. Community Threat Warning Zone Gales within 24 hours … Continue reading

MASCARENES ISLANDS/MADAGASCAR: Tropical Cyclone HALIBA (15S, 11) 09/1200Z nr 21.8S 55.2E, moving ESE 8 Kts – Updated 090315 1640z (GMT/UTC)

MODERATE TROPICAL STORM (12) (RSMC La Reunion)  TROPICAL CYCLONE 15S (HALIBA) (JTWC) MASCARENES ISLANDS SHOULD STILL MONITOR THE PROGRESS OF THIS SYSTEM  – (RSMC La Reunion)   ZCZC 549 ZCZC 549 WTIO30 FMEE 091222 RSMC / TROPICAL CYCLONE CENTER / LA REUNION TROPICAL CYCLONE FORECAST WARNING (SOUTH-WEST INDIAN OCEAN) 0.A WARNING NUMBER: 8/12/20142015 1.A MODERATE TROPICAL … Continue reading

Banksy in Gaza: New artworks highlight Israeli destruction – Published 270215 0815z (GMT/UTC)

Video credit: RT Banksy artwork appears on the streets and walls of Gaza   26 February 2015 Last updated at 19:19 GMT One of the most famous graffiti artists in the world, Banksy, has turned his attention to the streets and walls of the Gaza Strip for a new documentary. Banksy travelled through one of … Continue reading

Australia (QLD): Tropical Cyclone Marcia 13P 20/2000 EST nr 24.3S 150.9E, moving SSE at 18 km/h – BoM – Updated 200215 1238z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone Marcia 13P Warning zone: Rockhampton to Double Island Point, extending inland to Biloela, Monto, and Mundubbera Watch zone: None. Cyclone Marcia downgraded to Intensity Category 1, moving south-southeast over the southern Capricornia. – BoM AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT BUREAU OF METEOROLOGY TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING CENTRE BRISBANE TROPICAL CYCLONE FORECAST TRACK MAP Tropical Cyclone Marcia Issued at 7:51 pm EST Friday … Continue reading

Australia (NT): Ex-Tropical Cyclone ‎LAM 12P has been downgraded to a tropical low. – BoM – Updated 200215 1140z (GMT/UTC)

Ex-Tropical Cyclone LAM 12P Ex-Cyclone Lam has been downgraded to a tropical low. Heavy rain continues over central Top End. – BoM NT AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT BUREAU OF METEOROLOGY TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING CENTRE DARWIN TROPICAL CYCLONE FORECAST TRACK MAP Ex-Tropical Cyclone Lam Issued at 4:48 pm CST Friday 20 February 2015. Refer to Tropical Cyclone Advice Number 67 Community Threat Warning … Continue reading

Switzerland: Two trains have collided in Rafz injuring up to 50 people – Published 200215 0900z (GMT/UTC)

Early report: Two trains slammed into each other in the Swiss town of Rafz north of Zurich early on Friday, leaving passengers injured and train carriages upturned, police and media said. “There was an accident this morning, it’s serious, there are injured,” a police spokeswoman, without providing other details. The collision occurred at the train … Continue reading

Mediterranean: Major ‪rescue op: 1,000 migrants in 10 vessels in difficulty between island of Lampedusa & Libya’s coast – 130 saved so far – Published 150215 2330z (GMT/UTC)

15 February 2015 Last updated at 19:41 (GMT/UTC) Bid to save at least 1,000 migrants in Mediterranean The Italian coastguard is conducting a major rescue operation to try to save more than 1,000 migrants in difficulty on the Mediterranean Sea. Search teams have helped get at least 130 people to safety so far and are … Continue reading

Madagascar/Indian Ocean: Tropical Cyclone Fundi 11S 08/2100Z POSITION nr 33.4S 43.8E, moving SW at 25 knots (JTWC) – Updated 080215 2220z

Tropical Cyclone Fundi 11S RSMC LA REUNION Bulletin du 08 février à 22H18 locales: Il n’y a pas d’alerte en cours à La Réunion, et aucune menace cyclonique n’est envisagée pour les prochaines 72 heures. ************************************************** Nature du système dépressionnaire tropical présent sur le Sud-Ouest de l’Océan Indien. TEMPETE TROPICALE MODEREE FUNDI. Pression estimée au … Continue reading

Pacific Ocean: Tropical Storm 1502/ 02W HIGOS 072100Z POSITION nr 11.8N 157.6E, moving N at 6 knots (JTWC) – Published 070215 2150z

Tropical Storm HIGOS (1502, 02W) TS 1502 (HIGOS) Issued at 18:55 UTC, 7 February 2015 <Analyses at 07/18 UTC> Scale – Intensity – Center position N11°25′(11.4°) E157°25′(157.4°) Direction and speed of movement N 10km/h(6kt) Central pressure 1000hPa Maximum wind speed near the center 18m/s(35kt) Maximum wind gust speed 25m/s(50kt) Area of 30kt winds or more … Continue reading

New Caledonia/ Pacific Ocean: Severe Tropical Cyclone Ola 09F /10P 011200Z near 21.1S 162.1E, moving S at 7 knots (RSMC NADI) – Updated 010215 1836z (GMT/UTC)

Severe Tropical Cyclone Ola 09F /10P Category Cyclone 3 (mean winds 64-85 knots with a central pressure 970-945 hPa) – RSMC Nadi (Equivalent to CATEGORY 1 Hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) RSMC Nadi Tropical Cyclone Warning Centre TROPICAL CYCLONE FORECAST TRACK MAP Severe Tropical Cyclone OLA Tropical Cyclone Warning Number 44 issued 1327 UTC Sunday 1 February … Continue reading

UK: Cliff rescue at Sewerby, East Yorkshire, after 17 yr old tried to rescue dog over cliff edge – Published 300115 1827z

Friday, 30 January 2015 YOUTH RESCUED FROM CLIFFS AT SEWERBY, EAST YORKSHIRE A seventeen year old who went after his dog after it had gone over a cliff edge had to be rescued himself. Humber Maritime Rescue Co-ordination Centre received a 999 call from the youth’s mother at 3.15pm on 29th January to say he … Continue reading

South Indian Ocean: Very Intense Tropical cyclone EUNICE (8 & 09s) 300600Z near 18.4S / 68.0E, moving SSE at 8 knots (RSMC La Reunion) – Published 300115 0800z (GMT/UTC)

Very Intense Tropical Cyclone Eunice (8)(09S) (Equivalent to CATEGORY 5 Hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC)   Google Earth Graphic Overlay   WTXS32 PGTW 300300 MSGID/GENADMIN/JOINT TYPHOON WRNCEN PEARL HARBOR HI// SUBJ/TROPICAL CYCLONE 09S (EUNICE) WARNING NR 006// RMKS/ 1. TROPICAL CYCLONE 09S (EUNICE) WARNING NR 006 01 ACTIVE … Continue reading

UK: Searchers for missing trawler Z85 Morgenster in English Channel find bodies – Published 290115 1900z (GMT/UTC)

Friday, 30 January 2015 UPDATE ON SEARCH FOR OVERDUE FISHING VESSEL The Search and Rescue operation looking for the missing fishing vessel which had been fishing in the Dover Strait is being co-ordinated by the French coast guard as it is now in their territorial waters. Dover Coastguard was initially alerted to the missing vessel … Continue reading

UK: 5 fishermen rescued off the Hebredies after their boat Iuda Naofa sank – Published 200115 1815z (GMT/UTC)

The Coastguard was notified of a fishing vessel in distress just before 11am this morning. The Iuda Naofa, a 23m Irish fishing vessel, was taking on water 48 miles north of the Butt of Lewis. The Coastguard Rescue helicopter was requested to attend the scene and drop a salvage pump onto the Iuda Naofa to … Continue reading

Australia (WA): Tropical Low moving off W Kimberley coast unlikely to develop into a tropical cyclone (TCWC Perth) – Published 190115 1123z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Low The weak tropical low is moving off the west Kimberley coast, but conditions are not favourable for development. There is only a slight chance that it will develop into a tropical cyclone (TCWC Perth) AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT BUREAU OF METEOROLOGY TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING CENTRE PERTH TROPICAL CYCLONE FORECAST TRACK MAP Tropical Low Issued at 5:43 pm WST Monday … Continue reading

Philippines: 19/1000 (PhT) LOW (LPA) formerly “#Mekkhala/ #Amang” 16.8˚N, 122.7˚E – PAGASA – Updated 190115 0930z (GMT/UTC)

LOW PRESSURE AREA formerly 01W Mekkhala/ Amang TD Issued at 18:40 UTC, 18 January 2015 <Analyses at 18/18 UTC> Scale – Intensity – TD Center position N16°00′(16.0°) E122°00′(122.0°) Direction and speed of movement NW 20km/h(10kt) Central pressure 1004hPa PAGASA-DOST Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration FOR: LOW PRESSURE AREA (FORMERLY “AMANG”) ISSUED AT: 10:30 … Continue reading

Mauritius/La Reunion: Tropical Storm CHEDZA 06S 181200Z: 22.9 S / 52.3 E, moving SE 8 at knots(RSMC La Réunion) – Updated 180115 1520z (GMT/UTC)

TROPICAL STORM CHEDZA 06 ….. HEAVY RAIN OVER MAURITIUS AND LA REUNION ISLANDS. – RSMC LA REUNION 2015/01/18 AT 1200 UTC RSMC LA REUNION Bulletin Réunion JOURNEE DU DIMANCHE 18 La Tempête tropicale CHEDZA était située à 16h à 360km a l Ouest-Sud-ouest des côtes réunionnaises et se déplace vers le sud-est à 15km/h. Vigilance houle … Continue reading

Indian Ocean: Intense Tropical Cyclone Bansi 05S 161200Z POSITION nr 21.6 S / 66.4 E, moving SE 16 knots ((RSMC La Réunion) – Updated 160115 1453z (GMT/UTC)

Intense Tropical Cyclone Bansi 05S (Equivalent to CATEGORY 4 Hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) RSMC LA REUNION KML Google Earth WTIO31 FMEE 161237 CMRS / CENTRE DES CYCLONES TROPICAUX DE LA REUNION BULLETIN D’ANALYSE ET DE PREVISION CYCLONIQUE (SUD-OUEST OCEAN INDIEN) 0.A NUMERO DU BULLETIN : 28/5/20142015 1.A CYCLONE TROPICAL INTENSE 5 (BANSI) … Continue reading

Wales: Major fire at Indian Restaurant, Monk Street, Abergavenny. Person jumps from window – Published 030115 0922z (GMT/UTC)

Jennie Griffiths @GriffithsJECtrl (Head of South Wales Fire and Rescue Service Fire Control and Designate Head of Fire Controls at the Joint Emergency Centre SWP HQ Bridgend:) “At 03.26 a 999 call was received to a flat on fire with persons reported as trapped on Monk Street. Abergavenny crews responded Update Abergavenny: at 03.34 on … Continue reading

Java Sea: AirAsia flight QZ8501 from Indonesia to Singapore – Two big objects found. Total bodies recovered is 30. – Updated 030115 0710z (GMT/UTC)

 UPDATE: Published on Jan 3, 2015 11:34 AM PANGKALAN BUN/JAKARTA – Two big objects were found in the search for Indonesia AirAsia flight QZ8501 on Saturday, as indonesia’s transport ministry said the plane was flying on an unauthorised schedule when it disappeared. The airline was not permitted to fly the Surabaya-Singapore route on Sundays and … Continue reading

Philippines: Tropical Storm 23W Jangmi/ Seniang 300900Z 10.0N 121.5E, moving W 15km/h(9kt) – Published 301214 1115z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Storm Jangmi TS 1423 (JANGMI) Issued at 09:45 UTC, 30 December 2014 <Analyses at 30/09 UTC> Scale – Intensity – Center position N10°00′(10.0°) E121°30′(121.5°) Direction and speed of movement W 15km/h(9kt) Central pressure 998hPa Maximum wind speed near the center 18m/s(35kt) Maximum wind gust speed 25m/s(50kt) Area of 30kt winds or more ALL170km(90NM) <Forecast … Continue reading

South Indian Ocean: Severe Tropical Cyclone 04S Kate 280900Z POSITION near 13.8S 92.3E, moving SW at 04 Knots (JTWC) – Updated 281214 0955z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone 04S Kate (Equivalent to CATEGORY 2 Hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) Tropical Cyclone Warning Center Jakarta IDJ21030 BADAN METEOROLOGI KLIMATOLOGI DAN GEOFISIKA Tropical Cyclone Warning Centre (TCWC) Jakarta BULETIN INFORMASI SIKLON TROPIS Dikeluarkan oleh TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING CENTRE JAKARTA Pada: 08:08 WIB 28/12/2014 Siklon Tropis KATE Kondisi tanggal 28/12/2014 pukul 07:00 … Continue reading

UK SEVERE WEATHER and FLOOD WARNINGS – Updated 27 Dec 2014 1433z (GMT/UTC)

Updated here: https://goatysnews.wordpress.com/2015/01/08/uk-severe-weather-and-flood-warnings-updated-08-jan-2015-1203z-gmtutc/ Do not use any information on this site for life or death decisions. All information is intended as supplementary to official sources. Kindly refer to your country’s official weather agency/government website for local warnings, advisories and bulletins.