Australia (WA)/ Indonesia/ Timor Leste: Tropical Cyclone TWENTYTHREE 23S 05/1500Z near 11.9 125.9E, moving W at ~8.63kt (BoM) – Published 05 Apr 2019 1715Z (GMT/UTC)

Australia (WA)/ Indonesia/ Timor Leste: Tropical Cyclone TWENTYTHREE 23S 05/1500Z near 11.9 125.9E, moving W at ~8.63kt (BoM) – Published 05 Apr 2019 1715Z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone TWENTYTHREE 23S, 97S
Warning zone: Kalumburu to Beagle Bay, not including Derby..
Watch zone: None.
Cancelled zones: None. Continue reading

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Rodrigues (Mauritius)/ Indian Ocean: Intense Tropical Cyclone JOANINHA 22S 26/1500Z positon near 19.6S 65.2E, moving ESE 08kt (JTWC) – Updated 26 Mar 2019 1813Z (GMT/UTC)

Rodrigues (Mauritius)/ Indian Ocean: Intense Tropical Cyclone JOANINHA 22S 26/1500Z positon near 19.6S 65.2E, moving ESE 08kt (JTWC) – Updated 26 Mar 2019 1813Z (GMT/UTC)

Joaninha is a Category 4 storm on the Saffir Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 261200Z IS 38 FEET – JTWC
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Australia (WA): Tropical Cyclone VERONICA 25/1800Z near 20.5S 116.4E, moving WSW ~4.8kt. (BoM) – Updated 25 Mar 2019 1920Z (GMT/UTC)

Australia (WA): Tropical Cyclone VERONICA 25/1800Z near 20.5S 116.4E, moving WSW ~4.8kt. (BoM) – Updated 25 Mar 2019 1920Z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone Veronica, near Dampier, weakening as it moves steadily westwards.

Warning zone: Dampier to Mardie, including the Burrup Peninsula.

Watch zone: None.

Cancelled zones: Roebourne to Dampier, including Karratha.
MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 251200Z IS 11 FEET – JTWC Continue reading

Australia (QLD/NT): Severe Tropical Cyclone TREVOR 20P 22/1500Z position near 15.2S 138.5E, moving WSW 04kt (JTWC) Intensifying! – Updated 22 Mar 2019 1637Z (GMT/UTC)

Australia (QLD/NT): Severe Tropical Cyclone TREVOR 20P 22/1500Z position near 15.2S 138.5E, moving WSW 04kt (JTWC) Intensifying! – Updated 22 Mar 2019 1637Z (GMT/UTC)

Dangerous conditions are expected tonight along the southern Gulf of Carpentaria coast as Severe Tropical Cyclone Trevor approaches. The cyclone is expected to cross the coast during Saturday morning between Port McArthur and the NT/Qld border
Severe Tropical Cyclone Trevor is expected to intensify to Australian Category 4 intensity before crossing the Northern Territory coast on Saturday morning (BoM)
Trevor is currently a Category 2 storm on the Saffir Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale, expected to become a Category 3 storm on the same scale by 23 Mar, 0:00 (TSR data)

Warning zone: Alyangula in the Northern Territory to Burketown in Queensland, and inland parts of the eastern Carpentaria District and the northwest Gulf Country, including Groote Eylandt, Mornington Island, Borroloola, Robinson River, Wollogorang, McArthur River, Cape Crawford, Creswell Downs, Brunette Downs and Doomadgee.

Watch zone: Inland parts of the northwest Gulf Country in Queensland and the western Carpentaria and central Barkly Districts in the Northern Territory.

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Mozambique/ Zimbabwe: Intense Tropical Cyclone IDAI 18S 141500Z position near 19.9S 35.9E, moving W 09kt (JTWC) – Updated 14 Mar 2019 1742Z (GMT/UTC)

Mozambique/ Zimbabwe: Intense Tropical Cyclone IDAI 18S 141500Z position near 19.9S 35.9E, moving W 09kt (JTWC) – Updated 14 Mar 2019 1742Z (GMT/UTC)

Intense Tropical Cyclone IDAI (11,18S)
IDAI is a category 3 storm on the Saffir Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 141200Z IS 30 FEET (JTWC) Continue reading

South-West Indian Ocean: Intense Tropical Cyclone HALEH(10,17S) 04/1800Z 19.2S 72.4E, moving SSW 06kt (948hpa at 1200Z)(RSMC La Réunion) – Updated 04 Mar 2019 1840Z (GMT/UTC)

South-West Indian Ocean: Intense Tropical Cyclone HALEH(10,17S) 04/1800Z 19.2S 72.4E, moving SSW 06kt (948hpa at 1200Z)(RSMC La Réunion) – Updated 04 Mar 2019 1840Z (GMT/UTC)

HALEH is a category 3 storm on the Saffir Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 041200Z IS 43 FEET – JTWC
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Fiji/ Tonga/ South Pacific: Severe Tropical Cyclone POLA 16P 271500Z position nr 21.0S 178.0W. moving SSW 09kt (JTWC) – Published 27 Feb 2019 1900Z (GMT/UTC)

Fiji/ Tonga/ South Pacific: Severe Tropical Cyclone POLA 16P 271500Z position nr 21.0S 178.0W. moving SSW 09kt (JTWC) – Published 27 Feb 2019 1900Z (GMT/UTC)

POLA is a category 1 storm on the Saffir Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale and Intensity Category 3 storm on the local Fiji scale
DAMAGING GALE FORCE WINDS EXPECTED OVER VATOA AND ONO-I-LAU AS TC POLA IS FORECAST TO PASS CLOSE TO ONO-I-LAU TONIGHT – RSMC Nadi
Fiji and Tonga beware!

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 271200Z IS 27 FEET – JTWC Continue reading

Guam/ Northern Mariana Islands/ Micronesia/ West Pacific: Typhoon WUTIP 02W 21/1500Z 7.4N 148.3E, moving WNW ~6.95kt (NWS Guam) – Updated 21 Feb 2019 1625Z (GMT/UTC)

Guam/ Northern Mariana Islands/ Micronesia/ West Pacific: Typhoon WUTIP 02W 21/1500Z 7.4N 148.3E, moving WNW ~6.95kt (NWS Guam) – Updated 21 Feb 2019 1625Z (GMT/UTC)

…TYPHOON WUTIP CONTINUES TO INTENSIFY…
Wutip is a storm equivalent to Category 2 on the Saffir Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale, expected to become a Category 3 on same scale by 23 Feb, 0:00
A Typhoon Warning remains in effect for Satawal in Yap State and
for Puluwat in Chuuk State.
A Tropical Storm Warning and Typhoon Watch remain in effect for
Faraulep in Yap State.
A Tropical Storm Warning remain in effect for Ulul in Chuuk
State.
A Tropical Storm Watch remains in effect for Guam, Rota, Tinian,
and Saipan in the Mariana Islands and Woleai in Yap State.

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 211200Z IS 35 FEET – JTWC Continue reading

New Caledonia/ Vanuatu: Tropical Cyclone OMA 15P 171500Z position 16.5S 164.2E, moving S 05kt (JTWC) – Published 17 Feb 2019 1540Z (GMT/UTC)

New Caledonia/ Vanuatu: Tropical Cyclone OMA 15P 171500Z position 16.5S 164.2E, moving S 05kt (JTWC) – Published 17 Feb 2019 1540Z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone OMA 15P
New Caledonia and Vanuatu beware!
OMA expected to become a storm equivalent to Category 1 on the Saffir Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale by 18 Feb, 12:00 UTC

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 171200Z IS 26 FEET – JTWC Continue reading

Fiji/ Rotuma/ South Pacific: Tropical Cyclone MONA 03F 04/1500Z near 13.7S 175.6E, moving NNW ~16kt (RSMC Nadi) – Published 04 Jan 2019 2000Z (GMT/UTC)

Fiji/ Rotuma/ South Pacific: Tropical Cyclone MONA 03F 04/1500Z near 13.7S 175.6E, moving NNW ~16kt (RSMC Nadi) – Published 04 Jan 2019 2000Z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Cyclone MONA 09P, 04F
Tropical cyclone Mona has continued to intensify and upgraded into a Fiji category 2 tropical cyclone at 10am local time today
A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN FORCE FOR YASAWA AND MAMANUCA GROUP AND THE WESTERN HALF OF VANUA LEVU .
A TROPICAL CYCLONE ALERT REMAINS IN FORCE FOR THE REST OF FIJI.
A STRONG WIND WARNING REMAINS IN FORCE FOR ALL LAND AREAS AND WATERS OF FIJI
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Papua New Guinea/ Australia: Tropical Cyclone PENNY 08P 02/2100Z position near 13.9S 151.0E, moving E 24kt (JTWC) – Updated 02 Jan 2019 2126Z (GMT/UTC)

Papua New Guinea/ Australia: Tropical Cyclone PENNY 08P 02/2100Z position near 13.9S 151.0E, moving E 24kt (JTWC) – Updated 02 Jan 2019 2126Z (GMT/UTC)

Penny lies over the Coral Sea and is moving away from the Queensland east coast
Penny is forecast to gradually intensify, peaking in
intensity as an Australian category 2 system well offshore of the Queensland east coast on
Friday before turning towards the southwest and weakening – BoM

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 021800Z IS 18 FEET – JTWC Continue reading

Philippines: LOW Former TD 35W (TD Usman in Philippines) 30/1400Z 8.3N 116.0E (PAGASA) – Updated 30 Dec 2018 1550Z (GMT/UTC)

Philippines: LOW Former TD 35W (TD Usman in Philippines) 30/1400Z 8.3N 116.0E (PAGASA) – Updated 30 Dec 2018 1550Z (GMT/UTC)

LOW PRESSURE AREA 35W
(TD Usman in Philippines)
At 10:00 AM today , the Low Pressure Area (formerly Tropical Depression “USMAN”) was estimated, based on all available data, at 340 km West Southwest of Puerto Princesa City, Palawan (8.3 °N, 116.0 °E). – PAGASA

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 300000Z IS 10 FEET – JTWC Continue reading

Mauritius/ Rodrigues/ La Reunion: Very Intense Tropical Cyclone CILIDA 07S 21/1200Z 15.2S 57.7E, moving S 06ky 950hpa (RSMC LaReunion) – Published 21 Dec 2018 1417Z (GMT/UTC)

Mauritius/ Rodrigues/ La Reunion: Very Intense Tropical Cyclone CILIDA 07S 21/1200Z 15.2S 57.7E, moving S 06ky 950hpa (RSMC LaReunion) – Published 21 Dec 2018 1417Z (GMT/UTC)

Intense Tropical Cyclone CILIDA 07S
CILIDA is a now category 4 storm on the Saffir Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale, expected to intensify further to a category 5 storm on same scale by 22 Dec, 0:00
MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 210600Z IS 30 FEET – JTWC Continue reading

India/ Bay Of Bengal: Cyclonic Storm Phethai 08B 15/1500Z position nr 10.8N 84.9E, moving NNW 08kt (JTWC) – Updated 15 Dec 2018 1700Z (GMT/UTC)

India/ Bay Of Bengal: Cyclonic Storm Phethai 08B 15/1500Z position nr 10.8N 84.9E, moving NNW 08kt (JTWC) – Updated 15 Dec 2018 1700Z (GMT/UTC)

Cyclonic Storm Phethai/ Tropical Cyclone 08B

DEEP DEPRESSION OVER SOUTHWEST & ADJOINING SOUTHEAST BAY OF BENGAL
INTENSIFIED INTO A CYCLONIC STORM ‘PHETHAI’ OVER SOUTHWEST BAY OF BENGAL

IT IS VERY LIKELY TO INTENSIFY FURTHER INTO A SEVERE
CYCLONIC STORM DURING NEXT 24 HOURS – RSMC New Delhi
INDIA: Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu beware!

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 151200Z IS 10 FEET – JTWC Continue reading

Australia: Severe Tropical Cyclone OWEN 04U 05P 13/0600Z 15.1S 136.1E, slow moving. Max Wind 75kt. 961hPa (BoM) – Updated 13 Dec 2018 1000Z (GMT/UTC)

Australia: Severe Tropical Cyclone OWEN 04U 05P 13/0600Z 15.1S 136.1E, slow moving. Max Wind 75kt. 961hPa (BoM) – Updated 13 Dec 2018 1000Z (GMT/UTC)

Severe Tropical Cyclone OWEN 04U 05P
Australian Category 3 intensity = Category 1 storm on the Saffir Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale.
Severe Tropical Cyclone Owen has begun to move eastwards back over the Gulf of Carpentaria.
Severe TC Owen may reach Australian Category 4 intensity overnight or early Friday.

Warning zone: Numbulwar in the Northern Territory, to Aurukun in Queensland, including Groote Eylandt, Mornington Island, Karumba, Kowanyama and Pormpuraaw..

Watch zone: Extending inland from Karumba to Aurukun as far as Georgetown, Chillagoe and Coen..- BoM Continue reading

Vietnam/ Cambodia/ Thailand: Severe Tropical Storm USAGI 33W 24/1500Z near 9.6N 108.1E, moving W Slow 985hPa (RSMC Tokyo) – Updated 24 Nov 2018 1725Z (GMT/UTC)

Vietnam/ Cambodia/ Thailand: Severe Tropical Storm USAGI 33W 24/1500Z near 9.6N 108.1E, moving W Slow 985hPa (RSMC Tokyo) – Updated 24 Nov 2018 1725Z (GMT/UTC)

Severe Tropical Storm USAGI 33W
VIETNAM BEWARE!
Usagi expected to make landfall over Hochimin, Vietnam from 25-27 November
Cambodia and Thailand be aware!

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 241200Z IS 18 FEET – JTWC Continue reading

Minami Daito Jima/ Okinawa/ Amami Ōshima/ Japan: Typhoon MANYI 34W 23/1800Z near 17.1N 135.1E, moving N 09kt 955hPa (RSMC Tokyo) – Updated 23 Nov 2018 2018Z (GMT/UTC)

Minami Daito Jima/ Okinawa/ Amami Ōshima/ Japan: Typhoon MANYI 34W 23/1800Z near 17.1N 135.1E, moving N 09kt 955hPa (RSMC Tokyo) – Updated 23 Nov 2018 2018Z (GMT/UTC)

TYPHOON MAN-YI 34W
Minami Daito Jima, Okinawa, Amami Ōshima and Japan mainland be aware!
Man-Yi is a storm equivalent to a Category 2 Hurricane on the Saffir Simpson
Hurricane Wind Scale

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHTAT 231200Z IS 23 FEET – JTWC Continue reading

Vietnam/ Cambodia/ South China Sea: Tropical Storm Toraji 32W 17/1200Z 11.2N 110.7E, moving WSW 10kt 1004hPa (RSMCTokyo) – Published 17 Nov 2018 1330Z (GMT/UTC)

Vietnam/ Cambodia/ South China Sea: Tropical Storm Toraji 32W 17/1200Z 11.2N 110.7E, moving WSW 10kt 1004hPa (RSMCTokyo) – Published 17 Nov 2018 1330Z (GMT/UTC)

Tropical Storm Toraji 32W Vietnam Beware! Cambodia be aware! TS 1827 (Toraji) Issued at 12:50 UTC, 17 November 2018 <Analysis at 12 UTC, 17 November> Scale – Intensity – Center position N11°10′ (11.2°) E110°40′ (110.7°) Direction and speed of movement WSW 20 km/h (10 kt) Central pressure 1004 hPa Maximum wind speed near center 18 … Continue reading

India/ Sri Lanka/ Bay of Bengal: Cyclonic Storm GAJA 07B 142100Z 11.7N 83.6E, moving SW 08kt (JTWC) Expected to intensify into a Severe Cyclonic Storm within 12hrs (RSMC New Delhi) – Published 14 Nov 2018 2100Z (GMT/UTC)

India/ Sri Lanka/ Bay of Bengal: Cyclonic Storm GAJA 07B 142100Z 11.7N 83.6E, moving SW 08kt (JTWC) Expected to intensify into a Severe Cyclonic Storm within 12hrs (RSMC New Delhi) – Published 14 Nov 2018 2100Z (GMT/UTC)

CYCLONIC STORM GAJA 07B
India, Sri Lanka and Bay of Bengal be aware!

MAXIMUM SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT AT 141800Z IS 14 FEET – JTWC 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