18 May 2018 - bulletin 341

Updated at 2050 GMT
Latest warning for 01A


NORTHERN INDIAN OCEAN
Tropical cyclone Sagar / 01A
Warning 09 from JTWC at 2100 GMT
Position 11.3N 45.1E
Location 90 miles S of Aden, Yemen
Movement 245° (WSW) at 4 knots
Maximum sustained winds 55 knots gusting to 70 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 40 to 50 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses Somalia
Maximum significant wave height 15 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 0300 GMT

Sagar will move southwest throught the Gulf of Aden. The storm will make landfall in northwestern Somalia within 24 hours.

TROPICAL DISTURBANCE UPDATE
NORTHERN INDIAN OCEAN
Update from JTWC at 1800 GMT
System 92A
Position 3.5N 67.3ELocation 1132 miles SE of Duqm, Oman
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation within 24 hours is LOW

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