28 January 2017 - bulletin 41

Updated at 1240 GMT
Latest warning for 03S


SOUTHERN INDIAN OCEAN
Tropical cyclone 03S
Warning 05 from JTWC at 0900 GMT
Position 20.4S 113.0E
Location 130 miles NNW of Learmonth, Australia
Movement 270° (W) at 17 knots
Maximum sustained winds 45 knots gusting to 55 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 50 to 90 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses Western Australia
Maximum significant wave height 14 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 1500 GMT

03S formed yesterday and is moving west, about to distance itself from the Australian landmass. The storm may intensify a little before adverse environmental conditions prompt its demise.

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