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Feb
11
2018

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Pacific Ocean / Indian Ocean / Arabian Sea

Tropical Cyclone 02W (Sanba) is located about 108 NM north of Sonsorol

Tropical Cyclone 09P (Gita) is located about 222 NM southwest of Niue

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Tropical Cyclone 02W (Sanba) will move through the Philippine Islands…into the South China Sea towards Vietnam

Here’s a satellite image of this tropical storm, the looping version…along with what the computer models are showing.

Here’s a near real time wind profile of this system…still well east-southeast of the main Philippine Islands

Maximum sustained surface winds, as of the JTWC warning #14 are estimated be 35 knots…with gusts to 45 knots

Tropical Cyclone 09P (Gita) will steadily strengthen, as it moves over Tonga

Here’s a satellite image of this tropical cyclone, the looping version…along with what the computer models are showing.

Here’s a near real time wind profile of this system

Maximum sustained surface winds, as of the JTWC warning #13 are estimated be 110 knots…with gusts to 135 knots.

 

Eastern North Pacific

There are no current tropical cyclones

Satellite image of this area

Central North Pacific

There are no current tropical cyclones

Western North Pacific

Tropical Cyclone 02W (Sanba)

JTWC textual forecast warning
JTWC graphical track map
NOAA satellite image

South Pacific

Tropical Cyclone 09P (Gita)

JTWC textual forecast warning
JTWC graphical track map
NOAA satellite image

Satellite image of this area

North Indian Ocean

There are no current tropical cyclones

Satellite image of this area

South Indian Ocean

There are no current tropical cyclones

Satellite image of this area

Arabian Sea

There are no current tropical cyclones

Satellite image of this area

 

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