Tropical Weather Discussion


abpw10 pgtw 200600
msgid/genadmin/joint typhoon wrncen Pearl Harbor hi//
subj/significant tropical weather advisory for the western and
/South Pacific oceans/200600z-210600zfeb2018//
ref/a/msg/joint typhoon wrncen Pearl Harbor hi/191952zfeb2018//
ampn/ref a is a tropical cyclone warning.//
1. Western North Pacific area (180 to Malay Peninsula):
   a. Tropical cyclone summary: none.
   B. Tropical disturbance summary: none.
2. South Pacific area (west coast of South America to 135 east):
   a. Tropical cyclone summary:
      (1) at 191800z, tropical cyclone 09p (gita) was located near 
35.5s 167.0e, approximately 501 nm northwest of Wellington, New 
Zealand, and had tracked southeastward at 28 knots over the past six 
hours. Maximum sustained surface winds were estimated at 55 knots 
gusting to 70 knots. See ref a (wtps31 pgtw 192100) for the final 
warning on this system.
      (2) no other tropical cyclones.
   B. Tropical disturbance summary:
      (1) the area of convection previously located near 20.9s 
154.3w, has dissipated and is no longer suspect for the development 
of a significant tropical cyclone in the next 24 hours.
      (2) no other suspect areas.//

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