28 April 2018 - bulletin 295

Updated at 1330 GMT
First warning for 21S
Disturbance update


SOUTHERN INDIAN OCEAN
Tropical cyclone 21S
Warning 01 from JTWC at 0900 GMT
Position 8.9S 92.5E
Location 1193 miles E of Diego Garcia
Movement 245° (WSW) at 18 knots
Maximum sustained winds 35 knots gusting to 45 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 25 to 135 miles to the east of the centre
Threatened landmasses NONE
Maximum significant wave height 12 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 1500 GMT

21S has formed and will gradually intensify to 65 knots as it veers south. The storm will curve further southeast as it weakens.

TROPICAL DISTURBANCE UPDATE
SOUTHERN INDIAN OCEAN
Update from JTWC at 0900 GMT
System 98S is now 21S

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