10 May 2017 - bulletin 255

Updated at 2100 GMT
Latest warnings for 01E

Tropical cyclone Ella / 19P
Warning 04 from JTWC at 1500 GMT
Position 14.3S 176.4W
Location 215 miles WSW of Avata, American Samoa
Movement 285° (WNW) at 11 knots
Maximum sustained winds 50 knots gusting to 65 knots
Comparative strength Tropical storm
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 30 to 80 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses Fiji
Maximum significant wave height 16 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 0300 GMT

Ella will move west, towards Fiji. The storm will not intensify much further, and will dissipate over Fiji.

Fiji warnings
A tropical cyclone warning is in force for Lau and Lomaivit group, Vanua Levu, Taveuni and nearby islands.

Tropical storm Adrian / 01E
Warning 05 from NHC at 2100 GMT
Position 10.5N 92.7W
Location 430 miles SSE of Salina Cruz, Mexico
Movement 315° (NW) at 4 knots
Maximum sustained winds 35 knots gusting to 45 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 70 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses Mexico
Minimum central pressure 1005 mbar
Next warning from NHC at 0300 GMT 

Adrian will move westnorthwest, and has weakened a little. The storm is still expected to strengthen, but to 55 knots. It is also possible that the system dissipates.

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