Tropical Weather Discussion


abpw10 pgtw 041500
msgid/genadmin/joint typhoon wrncen Pearl Harbor hi//
subj/significant tropical weather advisory for the western and
/South Pacific oceans reissued/041500z-050600zoct2015//
ref/a/msg/joint typhoon wrncen Pearl Harbor hi/041352zoct2015//
ref/b/msg/joint typhoon wrncen Pearl Harbor hi/041351zoct2015//
narr/ref a is a tropical cyclone warning. Ref b is a tropical
/cyclone final warning.//
1. Western North Pacific area (180 to Malay Peninsula):
   a. Tropical cyclone summary:
      (1) at 041200z, tropical storm 23w (Choi-Wan) was located near 
21.3n 157.2e, approximately 838 nm northeast of andersen AFB, Guam 
and had tracked west-northwestward at 15 knots over the past six 
hours. Maximum sustained surface winds were estimated at 50 knots 
gusting to 65 knots. See ref a (wtpn32 pgtw 041500) for further 
      (2) at 041200z, typhoon 22w (mujigae) was located near 21.9n 
109.5e, approximately 208 nm east-northeast of hanoi, Vietnam, and 
had tracked northwestward at 10 knots over the past six hours. 
Maximum sustained surface winds were estimated at 80 knots gusting 
to 100 knots. See ref b (wtpn31 pgtw 041500) for the final warning 
on this system.
      (3) no other tropical cyclones.
   B. Tropical disturbance summary: none.
2. South Pacific area (west coast of South America to 135 east):
   a. Tropical cyclone summary: none.
   B. Tropical disturbance summary: none.
3. Justification for reissue: issued to reflect final warning for 
area in para 1.A.(2).//

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