Tropical Cyclone Forecast

Tropical Cyclone Information Release Log

1. THIS IS THE LATEST BULLETIN ON SUPER TYPHOON LAN (25W). AS OF 21/1200L, OKINAWA IS IN TROPICAL CYCLONE CONDITION OF READINESS 1. AT 21/0900L, SUPER TYPHOON LAN WAS LOCATED 21.4 DEGREES NORTH AND 131.2 EAST, WHICH IS 358NM NAUTICAL MILES SE OF KADENA. IT HAD WINDS GUSTING TO 165 KNOTS NEAR ITS CENTER AND WAS MOVING TO THE NE AT 8 KNOTS.

2. IF SUPER TYPHOON LAN CONTINUES TO MOVE AS FORECAST, DAMAGING WINDS OF 50 KNOTS OR GREATER (SUSTAINED) ARE ANTICIPATED TO OCCUR FROM 21/2100L TO 22/0300L. THE STRONGEST WINDS ON OKINAWA ARE EXPECTED TO BE SUSTAINED AT 50 KNOTS WITH 55 KNOT GUSTS AT 22/0100L.

3. REMARKS: SEA CONDITION DANGER IS IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. THE MAX PRECIPITATION EXPECTED IS 2-3 INCHES.

4. STAY ALERT FOR FUTURE CHANGES IN TROPICAL CYCLONE CONDITIONS. THE NEXT UPDATE WILL BE AT 21/1800L OR SOONER IF CONDITIONS WARRANT.

Tropical Cyclone Links
Joint Typhoon Warning Center
Typhoon 2000
JMA Typhoon Page
Typhoon Name Meanings

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