9 February 2017 - bulletin 65

Updated at 1030 GMT
Latest warning for 04S
Disturbance update


SOUTHERN INDIAN OCEAN
Tropical cyclone Carlos / 04S
Warning 10 from JTWC at 0300 GMT
Position 23.6S 53.2E
Location 310 miles SE of Port Louis, Mauritius
Movement 155° (SSW) at 7 knots
Maximum sustained winds 55 knots gusting to 70 knots
Comparative strength Tropical storm
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 50 to 90 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses NONE
Maximum significant wave height 17 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 1500 GMT

Carlos is strengthening and is also veering onto a southeasterly course. The storm will peak at 65 knots before weakening under increasingly adverse conditions. 

TROPICAL DISTURBANCE UPDATE
SOUTHERN INDIAN OCEAN
Update from JTWC at 1800 GMT yesterday
System 93S
Position 21.8S 118.2E
Location 235 miles E of Learmonth, Australia
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation within 24 hours is LOW

SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Update from JTWC at 0600 GMT
System 95P is no longer suspect for tropical cyclone formation

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