15 April 2017 - bulletin 194

Updated at 2130 GMT
Latest warning for 01B

Tropical cyclone 01B
Warning 01 from JTWC at 1500 GMT
Position 15.3N 91.3E
Location 300 miles WSW of Yangon, Myanmar
Movement 045° (NE) at 15 knots
Maximum sustained winds 45 knots gusting to 55 knots
Comparative strength Tropical storm
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 55 to 90 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses Bangladesh, Myanmar
Maximum significant wave height 14 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 0300 GMT

01B will head northeast, into Bangladesh and Myanmar. The storm will reach 50 knots before landfall, within a day or so.

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