8 June 2018 - bulletin 385

Updated at 2215 GMT
Latest warnings for 06W and 02E
Disturbance update


NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Tropical storm Maliksi / 06W
Warning 04 from JTWC at 2100 GMT
Position 20.8N 127.0E
Location 345 miles S of Kadena AB
Movement 005° (N) at 10 knots
Maximum sustained winds 40 knots gusting to 50 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 40 to 200 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses NONE
Maximum significant wave height 18 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 0300 GMT

Maliksi is moving north, later northeast. The storm will intensify to 65 knots before becoming extra-tropical.

EASTERN PACIFIC OCEAN

HURRICANE Aletta / 02E
Warning 13 from NHC at 2100 GMT
Position 16.0N 111.7W
Location 530 miles WSW of Manzanillo, Mexico
Movement 290° (WNW) at 5 knots
Maximum sustained winds 120 knots gusting to 145 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 105 miles of the centre
Winds of 64 knots or higher occur within 30 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses NONE
Minimum central pressure 943 mbar
Next warning from NHC at 0300 GMT

Aletta is moving westwards and will strengthen to 125 knots later today. Adverse conditions will then prompt rapid weakening.

Regional warnings
The coast of west-central mainland Mexico and the west coast of Baja California will be affected by life-threatening surf and rip current conditions.

TROPICAL DISTURBANCE UPDATE
NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
EASTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Update from NHC at 1800 GMT
System 92E
Position 11.5N 96.4W
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation within 48 hours is HIGH (90%)
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation within 5 days is HIGH (90%)

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