India/ Sri Lanka/ Bay of Bengal: Cyclonic Storm GAJA 07B 120900Z 12.9°N 86.9°E, expected to move WSW and intensify into a Severe Cyclonic Storm within 24hrs (RSMC New Delhi) – Published 12 Nov 2018 1250Z (GMT/UTC)

India/ Sri Lanka/ Bay of Bengal: Cyclonic Storm GAJA 07B 120900Z 12.9°N 86.9°E, expected to move WSW and intensify into a Severe Cyclonic Storm within 24hrs (RSMC New Delhi) – Published 12 Nov 2018 1250Z (GMT/UTC)

CYCLONIC STORM GAJA 07B India, Sri Lanka and Bay of Bengal be aware! MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 120600Z IS 12 FEET – JTWC REGIONAL SPECIALISED METEOROLOGICAL CENTRE-TROPICAL CYCLONES, NEW DELHI TROPICAL CYCLONE ADVISORY BULLETIN NO. 11 FROM: RSMC –TROPICAL CYCLONES, NEW DELHI TO: STORM WARNING CENTRE, NAYPYI TAW (MYANMAR) STORM WARNING CENTRE, BANGKOK (THAILAND) … Continue reading

Mexico: Tropical Storm XAVIER 25E 05/1800Z 18.7N 106.5W, moving WNW ~3.77kt 999mb (NHC FL) – Published 05 Nov 2018 1855Z

Mexico: Tropical Storm XAVIER 25E 05/1800Z 18.7N 106.5W, moving WNW ~3.77kt 999mb (NHC FL) – Published 05 Nov 2018 1855Z

Tropical Storm XAVIER 25E
…XAVIER GRADUALLY PULLING AWAY FROM THE COAST OF MEXICO…
…HEAVY SHOWERS WINDING DOWN ALONG THE COASTS OF COLIMA AND
JALISCO…NHC
A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for…
* Punta San Telmo to Playa Perula, Mexico

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 051200Z IS 15 FEET – JTWC Continue reading

Atlantic Ocean: Post-Tropical Cyclone OSCAR 312100Z 39.3N 49.6W, moving NNE ~30.2kt 976mb (NHC FL) – Updated 31 Oct 2018 2300Z (GMT/UTC)

Atlantic Ocean: Post-Tropical Cyclone OSCAR 312100Z 39.3N 49.6W, moving NNE ~30.2kt 976mb (NHC FL) – Updated 31 Oct 2018 2300Z (GMT/UTC)

Oscar is a storm equiv to a CAT1 Hurricane on the Saffir Simpson
Hurricane Wind Scale
…..OSCAR BECOMES A HURRICANE-FORCE POST-TROPICAL CYCLONE…
…HIGH SURF TO SUBSIDE ON BERMUDA TONIGHT…….Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 80 miles (130 km) from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 320
miles (520 km) – NHC FL

#FaeroeIslands #Iceland #Scotland #Ireland #NorthernIreland be aware! Continue reading

Tanzania hunts homosexuals, threatens ’round-up’ – Reblogged from Erasing 76 Crimes

A Tanzanian official is threatening to launch a round-up of homosexuals starting next week. Paul Makonda, the governor of Dar-es-Salaam, said his anti-gay “ad hoc team” will “get their hands on them next Monday.” To prepare for the round-up, he asked the general public yesterday to call him with the names of homosexuals living in… via … Continue reading

Philippines/ Taiwan/ China: Severe Tropical Storm YUTU 31W 312100Z near 19.2N 116.9E, moving NNW at 04kt (JTWC) – Updated 30 Oct 2018 2110Z (GMT/UTC)

Philippines/ Taiwan/ China: Severe Tropical Storm YUTU 31W 312100Z near 19.2N 116.9E, moving NNW at 04kt (JTWC) – Updated 30 Oct 2018 2110Z (GMT/UTC)

Severe Tropical Storm YUTU 31W
(Rosita in Philippines)
“ROSITA” HAS WEAKENED INTO A TROPICAL STORM AND IS NOW OUTSIDE THE PHILIPPINE AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (PAR). – PAGASA
Philippines, Taiwan and China beware!

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 311800Z IS 15 FEET. – JTWC Continue reading

Mexico / Pacific Ocean: Hurricane WILLA 24E 231500Z near 21.4N 106.9W, moving NNE ~4.8kt (NHC FL) – Updated 23 Oct 2018 1535Z (GMT/UTC)

Mexico / Pacific Ocean: Hurricane WILLA 24E 231500Z near 21.4N 106.9W, moving NNE ~4.8kt (NHC FL) – Updated 23 Oct 2018 1535Z (GMT/UTC)

HURRICANE WILLA 24E
WILLA is a category 3 storm on the Saffir Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale
……AIRCRAFT FINDS THE CORE OF WILLA PASSING OVER LAS ISLAS MARIAS
MEXICO…
…EXPECTED TO BRING LIFE-THREATENING STORM SURGE, WIND, AND
RAINFALL TO PORTIONS OF WEST-CENTRAL AND SOUTHWESTERN MEXICO… – NHC

A Hurricane Warning is in effect for…
* San Blas to Mazatlan, including Las Islas Marias
A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for…
* Playa Perula to San Blas
* North of Mazatlan to Bahia Tempehuaya

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 231200Z IS 26 FEET- JTWC Continue reading

Guatemala/ Mexico / Pacific Ocean: Tropical Storm Vicente 23E 201600Z position near 14.3N 93.7W, moving WNW 06kt (JTWC) – Published 20 Oct 2018 1842Z (GMT/UTC)

Guatemala/ Mexico / Pacific Ocean: Tropical Storm Vicente 23E 201600Z position near 14.3N 93.7W, moving WNW 06kt (JTWC) – Published 20 Oct 2018 1842Z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Storm Vicente
…SMALL-SIZED VICENTE FORECAST TO MOVE GENERALLY WESTWARD…
…HEAVY RAINS AND FLASH FLOODING ARE POSSIBLE OVER PORTIONS OF
SOUTHEASTERN MEXICO…NHC
Guatemala and Mexico be aware!

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 201200Z IS 9 FEET Continue reading

Yemen/ Oman/ Arabian Sea: Tropical Deep Depression LUBAN 140900Z near 15.9N 51.7°E, moving WNW ~8.09kt/15kmph (RSMC New Delhi) – Updated 14 Oct 2018 1612Z (GMT/UTC)

Yemen/ Oman/ Arabian Sea: Tropical Deep Depression LUBAN 140900Z near 15.9N 51.7°E, moving WNW ~8.09kt/15kmph (RSMC New Delhi) – Updated 14 Oct 2018 1612Z (GMT/UTC)

Deep Depression LUBAN
Cyclonic Storm, ‘LUBAN’ weakened into a deep depression over Yemen – IMD

Impacting Yemen & adjoining areas of Oman, Gulf of Aden and westcentral Arabian Sea Continue reading

United States: Major Hurricane Michael CAT4 10/1900Z 30.4N 85.3W, moving NNE 15mph/ ~13.03kt 922mb (NHC FL) – Updated 10 Oct 2018 1935Z (GMT/UTC)

United States: Major Hurricane Michael CAT4 10/1900Z 30.4N 85.3W, moving NNE 15mph/ ~13.03kt 922mb (NHC FL) – Updated 10 Oct 2018 1935Z (GMT/UTC)

MAJOR HURRICANE MICHAEL
…EXTREMELY DANGEROUS CATEGORY 4 MICHAEL STRENGTHENS
FURTHER AS IT HEADS NORTHWARD TOWARD THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE…
…LIFE-THREATENING STORM SURGE…HURRICANE FORCE WINDS…AND HEAVY
RAINFALL EXPECTED ALONG THE NORTHEASTERN GULF COAST…
……Some additional strengthening is possible before landfall – NHC
A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for…
A Storm Surge Warning is in effect for…
* Okaloosa/Walton County Line Florida to Anclote River Florida
A Storm Surge Watch is in effect for…
* Anclote River Florida to Anna Maria Island Florida, including
Tampa Bay
A Hurricane Warning is in effect for…
* Alabama/Florida border to Suwannee River Florida
A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for…
* Alabama/Florida border to the Mississippi/Alabama border
* Suwanee River Florida to Chassahowitzka Florida
* North of Fernandina Beach Florida to Surf City North Carolina
A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for…
* Chassahowitzka to Anna Maria Island Florida, including Tampa Bay
* Mississippi/Alabama border to the Mouth of the Pearl River
* Surf City North Carolina to Duck North Carolina
* Pamlico and Albemarle Sounds
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India/ Bay Of Bengal: VSCS TITLI 10/0900Z near 17.2°N 85.5°E, moving N ~9.71kt 990hpa (RSMC New Delhi, India) – Published 10 Oct 2018 1155Z (GMT/UTC)

India/ Bay Of Bengal: VSCS TITLI 10/0900Z near 17.2°N 85.5°E, moving N ~9.71kt 990hpa (RSMC New Delhi, India) – Published 10 Oct 2018 1155Z (GMT/UTC)

VERY SEVERE CYCLONIC STORM TITLI
TITLI is a category 1 storm on the Saffir Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale.
IT IS VERY LIKELY TO INTENSIFY FURTHER DURING NEXT 12 HOURS

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 100600Z IS 24 FEET – JTWC Continue reading

Japan/ South Korea: Typhoon TRAMI 291500Z nr 28.7N 129.1E, moving NE 18kt (JTWC) – Updated 29 Sep 2018 1600Z (GMT/UTC)

Japan/ South Korea: Typhoon TRAMI 291500Z nr 28.7N 129.1E, moving NE 18kt (JTWC) – Updated 29 Sep 2018 1600Z (GMT/UTC)

Typhoon TRAMI
TRAMI is a category 2 storm on the Saffir Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale
Okinawa, Ryukyu Islands and mainland Japan beware!
MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 291200Z IS 28 FEET – JTWC Continue reading

Mexico/ US/ East Pacific: MAJOR HURRICANE ROSA 20E 282100Z 17.7N 117.8W, moving NW ~4.85kt 955mb (NHC FL) – Updated 28 Sep 2018 2120Z (GMT/UTC)

Mexico/ US/ East Pacific: MAJOR HURRICANE ROSA 20E 282100Z 17.7N 117.8W, moving NW ~4.85kt 955mb (NHC FL) – Updated 28 Sep 2018 2120Z (GMT/UTC)

MAJOR HURRICANE ROSA (20E)
Rosa is a category 3 hurricane on the
Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale
…ROSA MOVING NORTHWESTWARD WHILE WEAKENING…NHC
MEXICO and US BEWARE!

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 281200Z IS 40 FEET – JTWC Continue reading

Lesser Antilles/ Carribean: Tropical Storm KIRK 27/1800Z 14.0N 59.9W, moving WNW ~11.87kt 1000mb (NHC FL) – Published 27 Sep 2018 1830Z (GMT/UTC)

Lesser Antilles/ Carribean: Tropical Storm KIRK 27/1800Z 14.0N 59.9W, moving WNW ~11.87kt 1000mb (NHC FL) – Published 27 Sep 2018 1830Z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Storm KIRK
…KIRK ABOUT TO MOVE THROUGH THE LESSER ANTILLES…
A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for…
* Barbados
* St. Lucia
* Dominica
* Martinique
* Guadeloupe
A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for…
* St. Vincent and the Grenadines Continue reading

Atlantic Ocean/ UK: Post Tropical Cyclone Helene 16/1500Z 43.8N 25.7W, moving N 25 kt 989mb (NHC)- Updated 16 Sep 2018 1700Z (GMT/UTC)

Atlantic Ocean/ UK: Post Tropical Cyclone Helene 16/1500Z 43.8N 25.7W, moving N 25 kt 989mb (NHC)- Updated 16 Sep 2018 1700Z (GMT/UTC)

Post-Tropical Cyclone HELENE/ Storm Helene (UK) NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER (FL US) ZCZC MIATCMAT3 ALL TTAA00 KNHC DDHHMM POST-TROPICAL CYCLONE HELENE FORECAST/ADVISORY NUMBER 37 NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL082018 1500 UTC SUN SEP 16 2018 SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT… NONE. INTERESTS IN IRELAND AND THE UNITED KINGDOM SHOULD CONSULT PRODUCTS FROM … Continue reading

US/ Atlantic Ocean: Tropical Depression Florence 16/1500Z 34.0N 81.8W, moving W 10mph/ ~8.69 kt 1002mb (NHC/NWS) – Updated 16 Sep 2018 1600Z (GMT/UTC)

US/ Atlantic Ocean: Tropical Depression Florence 16/1500Z 34.0N 81.8W, moving W 10mph/ ~8.69 kt 1002mb (NHC/NWS) – Updated 16 Sep 2018 1600Z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Depression Florence

…FLORENCE CONTINUES TO PRODUCE WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAINS OVER
MUCH OF NORTH CAROLINA AND NORTHERN SOUTH CAROLINA. FLASH
FLOODING AND MAJOR RIVER FLOODING WILL CONTINUE OVER A SIGNIFICANT
PORTION OF THE CAROLINAS…

Flash flood warnings are currently in effect across a large portion
of southeastern North Carolina and portions of far northeastern
South Carolina.

Flash flood watches are in effect across much of North
Carolina…northern South Carolina and portions of Southwest
Virginia. Continue reading

China / HongKong/ Macau/ Vietnam/ Philippines: Typhoon Mangkhut (26W) 161500Z 22.3N 111.0E, moving WNW 17kt  (JTWC) – Updated 16 Sep 2019 1455Z (GMT/UTC)

China / HongKong/ Macau/ Vietnam/ Philippines: Typhoon Mangkhut (26W) 161500Z 22.3N 111.0E, moving WNW 17kt (JTWC) – Updated 16 Sep 2019 1455Z (GMT/UTC)

Typhoon Mangkhut (26W)
MANGKHUT is a category 1 storm on the Saffir Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale

Mangkhut forecast to move west by north direction at the speed of 30 km/h and is predicted to make landfall in coastal areas from Zhuhai to Wuchuan, Guangdong, around afternoon to the night of September 16 – CMA Continue reading

FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY IN NORTH CAROLINA

⚠️ FLASH #FLOOD EMERGENCY for #Craven, #Carteret, #Pamlico, and #Jones counties. This is a PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS SITUATION. SEEK HIGHER GROUND NOW! #NorthCarolina #NC #NCwx #Florence #HurricaneFlorence #PDS #NWS #News https://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=usa&wwa=Flash%20Flood%20Warning

Johnston Island/ Hawaii/ Central Pacific/ HURRICANE HECTOR CAT3 10E 09/1500Z 16.6N 160.1W, moving W ~14.03kt 957mb (CPHC) – Updated 09 Aug 2018 1820Z (GMT/UTC)

Johnston Island/ Hawaii/ Central Pacific/ HURRICANE HECTOR CAT3 10E 09/1500Z 16.6N 160.1W, moving W ~14.03kt 957mb (CPHC) – Updated 09 Aug 2018 1820Z (GMT/UTC)

Hector is a category 3 hurricane on the
Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale.
……MAJOR HURRICANE HECTOR CONTINUES TO MOVE DUE WEST FAR SOUTH OF KAUAI…
…TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE ON
JOHNSTON ISLAND LATER THIS WEEK…….CPHC
*A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for…
* Johnston Island – CPHC
**FAR NORTHERN FRINGES OF HECTOR ARE EXPECTED TO BRUSH THE BIG ISLAND ON WEDNESDAY** – NWS HI

Interests on Johnston Island should monitor the progress of Hector – CPHC Continue reading

Hong Kong/ China/ South China Sea: Tropical Depression 1816 09/1500Z 18.1°N 111.4°E, next 24hrs will move NNW at speed of 12km/h (~6.47kt) 998hPa (CMA) – Published 09 Aug 2018 1520Z (GMT/UTC)

Hong Kong/ China/ South China Sea: Tropical Depression 1816 09/1500Z 18.1°N 111.4°E, next 24hrs will move NNW at speed of 12km/h (~6.47kt) 998hPa (CMA) – Published 09 Aug 2018 1520Z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Depression 1816 Guangdong Hainan Island China Beware! Typhoon Message 20180809 23:12 National Meteorological Center No.2396 Analysis Time: Aug. 09th 15 UTC Name of TC: TD Current Location: 18.1°N 111.4°E Max. 10-min Wind Speed: 15m/s(54km/h) Central Pressure: 998hPa Forecast movement: next 24hrs will moving NNW at speed of 12km/h Tropical Depression at 22:00 HKT 09 … Continue reading

Okinawa/ Japan/ China/ South Korea: Tropical Storm YAGI 18W 091200Z 20.9N 133.4E, Almost stationary 994 hPa (JMA) – Published 09 Aug 2018 1345Z (GMT/UTC)

Okinawa/ Japan/ China/ South Korea: Tropical Storm YAGI 18W 091200Z 20.9N 133.4E, Almost stationary 994 hPa (JMA) – Published 09 Aug 2018 1345Z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Storm YAGI 18W MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 090600Z IS 14 FEET – JTWC TS 1814 (Yagi) Issued at 12:50 UTC, 9 August 2018 <Analysis at 12 UTC, 9 August> Scale – Intensity – Center position N20°55′ (20.9°) E133°25′ (133.4°) Direction and speed of movement Almost stationary Central pressure 994 hPa Maximum wind speed … Continue reading

MEXICO/ East Pacific: HURRICANE JOHN CAT2 08/0900Z 20.0N 111.6W, moving NNW ~10.7kt 972mb (NHC FL) – Published 08 Aug 2018 1400Z (GMT/UTC)

MEXICO/ East Pacific: HURRICANE JOHN CAT2 08/0900Z 20.0N 111.6W, moving NNW ~10.7kt 972mb (NHC FL) – Published 08 Aug 2018 1400Z (GMT/UTC)

HURRICANE JOHN John is a category 2 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale Interests in the southern portion of the Baja California peninsula should monitor the progress of John due to locally heavy rainfall. …JOHN EXPECTED TO REMAIN WELL OFFSHORE OF BAJA CALIFORNIA…NHC NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER (FL US) 487 WTPZ32 KNHC 080857 TCPEP2 BULLETIN … Continue reading

Mexico/ East Pacific: Tropical Storm ILEANA 11E 07/0600Z 19.0N 106.0W, moving NW ~19.97kt 1002mb (NHC FL) – Updated 07 Aug 2018 0935Z (GMT/UTC)

Mexico/ East Pacific: Tropical Storm ILEANA 11E 07/0600Z 19.0N 106.0W, moving NW ~19.97kt 1002mb (NHC FL) – Updated 07 Aug 2018 0935Z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Storm ILEANA 11E
A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for…
* Tecpan de Galeana to Cabo Corrientes Mexico

…ILEANA WEAKENS SOME MORE JUST OFFSHORE OF THE COAST OF
SOUTHWESTERN MEXICO…NHC
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China/ East China Sea: Tropical Depression Thirteen 13W 230900Z position nr 29.0N 123.4E, moving N 22 kt (JTWC) – Published 23 Jul 2018 1255Z (GMT/UTC)

China/ East China Sea: Tropical Depression Thirteen 13W 230900Z position nr 29.0N 123.4E, moving N 22 kt (JTWC) – Published 23 Jul 2018 1255Z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Depression Thirteen 13W JOINT TYPHOON WARNING CENTER (FL, US) Tropical Depression 13W (Thirteen) Warning #11 Issued at 23/0900Z Google Earth Overlay WTPN31 PGTW 230900 MSGID/GENADMIN/JOINT TYPHOON WRNCEN PEARL HARBOR HI// SUBJ/TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING// RMKS/ 1. TROPICAL DEPRESSION 13W (THIRTEEN) WARNING NR 011 05 ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONES IN NORTHWESTPAC MAX SUSTAINED WINDS BASED ON ONE-MINUTE … Continue reading