29 March 2018 - bulletin 232

Updated at 0900 GMT
Latest warning for 03W
Disturbance update


NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Tropical storm Jelawat / 03W
Warning 18 from JTWC at 0900 GMT
Position 15.4N 135.8E
Location 379 miles NNW of Yap
Movement 090° (E) at 4 knots
Maximum sustained winds 55 knots gusting to 70 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 95 to 170 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses NONE
Maximum significant wave height 20 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 1500 GMT

Jelawat will move eastnortheast. The system will intensify to 75 knots before weakening and becoming extra-tropical.

TROPICAL DISTURBANCE UPDATE
SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Update from JTWC at 0600 GMT
System 17P
Position 22.4S 156.4E
Location 359 miles NE of Brisbane, Australia
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation within 24 hours is LOW

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