1 May 2018 - bulletin 304

Updated at 1315 GMT
Latest warning for 21S


SOUTHERN INDIAN OCEAN
Tropical cyclone Flamboyan / 21S
Warning 13 from JTWC at 0900 GMT
Position 17.3S 83.8E
Location 901 miles SE of Diego Garcia
Movement 165° (SSE) at 4 knots
Maximum sustained winds 50 knots gusting to 65 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 75 to 130 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses NONE
Maximum significant wave height 22 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 1500 GMT

Flamboyan is now weakening and will become subtropical after a day or so.

TROPICAL DISTURBANCE UPDATE
NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Update from JTWC at 0600 GMT
System 96W
Position 8.0N 168.5E
Location 63 miles SE of Kwajalein
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation within 24 hours is MEDIUM 

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