6 March 2017 - bulletin 113

Updated at 1305 GMT
Final warning for 10S


SOUTHERN INDIAN OCEAN OCEAN
Tropical cyclone Enawo / 09S
Warning 06 from JTWC at 0900 GMT
Position 14.0S 53.8E
Location 399 miles NNW of La Reunion
Movement 270° (W) at 6 knots
Maximum sustained winds 90 knots gusting to 110 knots
Comparative strength HURRICANE
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 155 to 230 miles of the centre
Winds of 64 knots or higher occur within 25 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses Madagascar
Maximum significant wave height 30 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 2100 GMT

Enawo will move west and strengthen to a peak of 100 knots later today. The storm will make landfall in Madagascar within 24 hours and weaken rapidly, whilst veering south. Enawo is expected to reemerge over water, where it could briefly reintensify before adverse conditions prompt its demise. This could just as easily occur over Madagascar.

Tropical cyclone Blanche / 10S
Warning 03 from JTWC at 1500 GMT
Position 16.0S 127.2E
Location 182 miles WSW of Darwin, Australia
Movement 205° (SSW) at 11 knots
Maximum sustained winds 30 knots gusting to 40 knots
Comparative strength Tropical depression
Threatened landmasses Western Australia
FINAL WARNING

Blanche has made landfall in the Kimberley and is dissipating. Restrengthening is not expected. 

Australian warnings
Updated at 0950 GMT
NONE

TROPICAL DISTURBANCE UPDATE
SOUTHERN INDIAN OCEAN
Update from JTWC at 1800 GMT yesterday
System 97S
Position 12.9S 79.9E
Location 550 miles SE of Diego Garcia
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation within 24 hours is LOW 

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