9 June 2018 - bulletin 386

Updated at 0915 GMT
Latest warnings for 06W and 02E
Disturbance update


NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Tropical storm Maliksi / 06W
Warning 06 from JTWC at 0900 GMT
Position 22.4N 127.5E
Location 247 miles S of Kadena AB
Movement 030° (NNE) at 11 knots
Maximum sustained winds 45 knots gusting to 55 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 65 to 230 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses NONE
Maximum significant wave height 21 feet
Next warning from JTWC at 1500 GMT

Maliksi is veering northeast. The storm will intensify to 55 knots before becoming extra-tropical.

EASTERN PACIFIC OCEAN

HURRICANE Aletta / 02E
Warning 15 from NHC at 0900 GMT
Position 16.2N 112.7W
Location 495 miles SSW of the southern tip of Baja California
Movement 285° (WNW) at 5 knots
Maximum sustained winds 95 knots gusting to 115 knots
Winds of 34 knots or higher occur within 90 miles of the centre
Winds of 64 knots or higher occur within 30 miles of the centre
Threatened landmasses NONE
Minimum central pressure 967 mbar
Next warning from NHC at 1500 GMT

Aletta is moving westwards and will weaken rapidly over the next 48 hours.

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. These will worsen as 92E approaches from the east.

TROPICAL DISTURBANCE UPDATE
EASTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Update from NHC at 0600 GMT
System 92E
Position 11.7N 97.5W
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation within 48 hours is HIGH (100%)
Likelihood of tropical cyclone formation within 5 days is HIGH (100%)

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