14 May 2017 - bulletin 262

Updated at 0320 GMT
Latest warnings for 19P

Tropical cyclone Ella / 19P
Warning 11 from JTWC at 0300 GMT
Position 12.9S 179.7E
Location 316 miles NNE of Nadi, Fiji
Movement 295° (WNW) at 4 knots
Maximum sustained winds 45 knots gusting to 55 knots
Comparative strength Tropical storm
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 30 to 45 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses Fiji
Maximum significant wave height 15 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 1500 GMT

Ella will move west to the north of Fiji. The storm will weaken, until it dissipates within a day or so.

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