28 May 2017 - bulletin 279

Updated at 1410 GMT
Latest warning for 02B


NORTHERN INDIAN OCEAN
Tropical cyclone 02B
Warning 04 from JTWC at 1500 GMT
Position 15.8N 91.2E
Location 391 miles S of Chittagong, Bangladesh
Movement 030° (NNE) at 8 knots
Maximum sustained winds 40 knots gusting to 50 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 55 to 70 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses Myanmar, Bangladesh
Maximum significant wave height 12 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 2100 GMT

02B is moving northeast, later north in the Bay of Bengal. The storm will intensify to 65 knots prior to final landfall in Bangladesh.

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