29 March 2015 - bulletin 188

Updated at 2035 GMT
Latest warning for 04W
Disturbance updates




NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
TYPHOON Maysak / 04W
Warning 12 from JTWC at 2100 GMT
Position 8.1N 148.3E
Location 611 miles E of Yap
Movement 280° (W) at 14 knots
Maximum sustained winds 85 knots gusting to 105 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 80 to 90 miles of the centre
Winds of 64 knots or higher occur within 25 to 30 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses Micronesia
Maximum significant wave height 30 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 2100 GMT

Maysak is moving westnorthwest through the Federated States of Micronesia, intensifying steadily to 120 knots in 2 days' time, before a weakening trend commences. The storm will be curving more westnorthwest by that time.

Micronesia warnings
A typhoon WARNING is in force for Ulul in Chuuk State and in Faraulep in Yap State
A tropical storm WARNING is in force for Puluwat in Chuuk State and for Satawal and Woleai in Yap State
A typhoon watch is in force for Puluwat in Chuuk State and for Satawal, Woleai, Fais, Ulithi and Yap in Yap State

TROPICAL DISTURBANCE UPDATE
SOUTHERN INDIAN OCEAN
Update from JTWC at 1800 GMT
System 91S
Position 15.0S 70.7E
Location 470 miles SSW of Diego Garcia
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation in the next 24 hours is LOW 

SOUTHERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Update from JTWC at 1730 GMT
System 90P
Position 21.9S 160.9W
Location 600 miles SW of Bora Bora
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation in the next 24 hours is LOW