1 May 2018 - bulletin 306

Updated at 2055 GMT
Latest warning for 21S


SOUTHERN INDIAN OCEAN
Tropical cyclone Flamboyan / 21S
Warning 15 from JTWC at 2100 GMT
Position 18.2S 84.2E
Location 954 miles SE of Diego Garcia
Movement 160° (SSE) at 5 knots
Maximum sustained winds 40 knots gusting to 50 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 70 to 180 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses NONE
Maximum significant wave height 22 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 0300 GMT

Flamboyan is now becoming subtropical as it moves southeast.

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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