30 April 2018 - bulletin 303

Updated at 2115 GMT
Latest warning for 21S


SOUTHERN INDIAN OCEAN
Tropical cyclone Flamboyan / 21S
Warning 11 from JTWC at 2100 GMT
Position 16.3S 84.2E
Location 881 miles SE of Diego Garcia
Movement 190° (S) at 7 knots
Maximum sustained winds 70 knots gusting to 85 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 90 to 140 miles of the centre
Winds of 64 knots or higher occur within 20 to 30 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses NONE
Maximum significant wave height 26 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 0300 GMT

Flamboyan has remained at 70 knots as it veers south. The storm will curve further southeast as it weakens, becoming subtropical after a day or so.

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