11 May 2017 - bulletin 256

Updated at 2100 GMT
Latest warnings for 19P and 01E


SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Tropical cyclone Ella / 19P
Warning 05 from JTWC at 0300 GMT
Position 14.3S 176.8W
Location 358 miles NE of Suva, Fiji
Movement 270° (W) at 2 knots
Maximum sustained winds 55 knots gusting to 70 knots
Comparative strength Tropical storm
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 35 to 80 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses Fiji
Maximum significant wave height 11 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 1500 GMT

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

Fiji warnings
A gale warning is in force for Vanua Levu, Taveuni and nearby islands.

EASTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Tropical storm Adrian / 01E
Warning 07 from NHC at 0900 GMT
Position 10.9N 93.5W
Location 385 miles SSE of Salina Cruz, Mexico
Movement 315° (NW) at 4 knots
Maximum sustained winds 25 knots gusting to 35 knots
Threatened landmasses Mexico
Minimum central pressure 1008 mbar
Next warning from NHC at 1500 GMT 

Adrian is weakening rapidly and is expected to dissipate later today.

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