9 February 2017 - bulletin 66

Updated at 1430 GMT
Latest warning for 04S


SOUTHERN INDIAN OCEAN
Tropical cyclone Carlos / 04S
Warning 11 from JTWC at 1500 GMT
Position 24.5S 54.4E
Location 245 miles SSE of St Denis, La Reunion
Movement 125° (SE) at 10 knots
Maximum sustained winds 60 knots gusting to 75 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 18 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 0300 GMT

Carlos has reached peak intensity, and will move into increasingly adverse conditions. These will prompt weakening, leading to dissipation after about 4 days. 

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

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