2 August 2017 - bulletin 445

Updated at 1600 GMT
Latest warnings for 07W and 13W
Disturbance update


NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
TYPHOON Noru / 07W
Warning 52 from JTWC at 1500 GMT
Position 26.2N 135.7E
Location 315 miles WNW of Iwo To
Movement 330° (NNW) at 3 knots
Maximum sustained winds 100 knots gusting to 125 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 120 to 135 miles of the centre
Winds of 64 knots or higher occur within 35 to 60 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses Kyushu, Japan
Maximum significant wave height 42 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 2100 GMT

Noru is moving northwest. The storm's intensity will fluctuate between 85 and 100 knots over the next 4 days, as it approaches southwestern Japan.

Tropical storm Nalgae / 13W
Warning 07 from JTWC at 1500 GMT
Position 26.6N 165.8E
Location 440 miles N of Wake Island
Movement 020° (NNE) at 7 knots
Maximum sustained winds 35 knots gusting to 45 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 0 to 45 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses NONE
Maximum significant wave height 12 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 2100 GMT

Nalgae will veer round onto a northnorthwesterly course. The system will intensify to 55 knots before becoming extra-tropical.

TROPICAL DISTURBANCE UPDATE
EASTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Update from NHC at 1200 GMT
System 91E
Position 9.7N 96.2W
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation within 48 hours is LOW (20%)
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation within 5 days is LOW (30%) 

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