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Apr
08
2018

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

Tropical Cyclone 19P (Keni) is located about 188 NM east-northeast of Port Vila, Vanuatu

PDC Disaster Alert, displaying Tropical Cyclone segments, positions, wind radii, and the TAOS model for TC 19P (Keni)

Tropical Cyclone 19P (Keni) is moving between Vanuatu and Fiji…and then not far west of Tonga

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

Here’s a near real time wind profile of this tropical cyclone

Maximum sustained surface winds, as of the JTWC warning #2 are estimated to be 40 knots…with gusts to 50 knots.  

PDC Disaster Alert, displaying an area of disturbed weather circled in yellow

Meanwhile, there’s a tropical disturbance circled in yellow above, which is being referred to as the remnants of TC 17P (Iris)…located approximately 276 NM northeast of Willis Island, Australia

Here’s a satellite image of this disturbance…along with what the computer models are showing.

Here’s a near real time wind profile of this tropical disturbance

Maximum sustained surface winds are estimated at 20-25 knots.

The potential for the development of a significant tropical cyclone within the next 24 hours remains low.

 

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

There are no current tropical cyclones

South Pacific

Tropical Cyclone 19P (Keni)

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

Satellite image of this area

Arabian Sea

There are no current tropical cyclones

Satellite image of this area

 

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