By PDC’s Senior Weather
Specialist Glenn James
The Pacific Disaster Center’s (PDC Global) Monday, September 25, 2023, Tropical Cyclone Activity Report…for the Pacific Ocean, the Indian Ocean, and adjacent Seas
Current Tropical Cyclones:
Tropical Cyclone 13W…is located approximately 52 NM west-northwest of Da Nang, Vietnam – Final Warning
Northeast Pacific Ocean:
There are no tropical cyclones nor any areas of disturbed weather that are under investigation by the NHC
Central North Pacific:
There are no tropical cyclones, nor any areas of disturbed weather that are under investigation by the CPHC
Western Pacific, Indian Ocean and adjacent Seas:
Tropical Cyclone 13W – Final Warning
According to the JTWC Warning number 3…
Sustained winds were 30 knots…with gusts to near 40 knots
Radar, satellite imagery and synoptic observations indicate that the system made landfall a few hours ago in central Vietnam, following a brief period of consolidation just offshore.
TD 13W will continue to move inland under the steering influence of well-entrenched subtropical ridging to the north and steadily dissipate over the next 24 hours.