9 April 2018 - bulletin 264

Updated at 2110 GMT
Latest warning for 19P
Disturbance update


SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Tropical cyclone Keni / 19P
Warning 05 from JTWC at 2100 GMT
Position 17.8S 174.8E
Location 206 miles W of Suva, Fiji
Movement 115° (ESE) at 10 knots
Maximum sustained winds 65 knots gusting to 80 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 70 to 130 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses Fiji
Maximum significant wave height 20 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 0300 GMT

Keni will move eastsoutheast, later southeast, whilst intensifying to 85 knots. The storm will start to become extra-tropical after a day or so.

Fiji warnings
A tropical cyclone WARNING is in force for Fiji
Please consult Fiji Met Office's link for detailed warnings

TROPICAL DISTURBANCE UPDATE
SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Update from JTWC at 0600 GMT
System 17P
Position 14.1S 154.2E
Location 276 miles NE of Willis Island, Australia
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation within 24 hours is LOW

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