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Tropical Cyclone Information

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06:00 JST, 22 October 2018
All Tropical Cyclones 18261826

TS 1826 (Yutu)
Issued at 21:45 UTC, 21 October 2018
<Analysis at 21 UTC, 21 October>
Scale-
Intensity-
Center positionN9°00' (9.0°)
E156°25' (156.4°)
Direction and speed of movementWNW 15 km/h (8 kt)
Central pressure1002 hPa
Maximum wind speed near center18 m/s (35 kt)
Maximum wind gust speed25 m/s (50 kt)
≥ 30 kt wind areaS 220 km (120 NM)
N 110 km (60 NM)
<Forecast for 21 UTC, 22 October>
Intensity-
Center position of probability circleN10°40' (10.7°)
E153°25' (153.4°)
Direction and speed of movementWNW 15 km/h (8 kt)
Central pressure994 hPa
Maximum wind speed near center23 m/s (45 kt)
Maximum wind gust speed35 m/s (65 kt)
Radius of probability circle90 km (50 NM)
<Forecast for 18 UTC, 23 October>
Intensity-
Center position of probability circleN13°25' (13.4°)
E150°25' (150.4°)
Direction and speed of movementNW 20 km/h (12 kt)
Central pressure980 hPa
Maximum wind speed near center35 m/s (65 kt)
Maximum wind gust speed50 m/s (95 kt)
Radius of probability circle200 km (110 NM)
Storm warning areaALL 280 km (150 NM)
<Forecast for 18 UTC, 24 October>
IntensityVery strong
Center position of probability circleN15°35' (15.6°)
E147°10' (147.2°)
Direction and speed of movementNW 20 km/h (10 kt)
Central pressure955 hPa
Maximum wind speed near center45 m/s (85 kt)
Maximum wind gust speed60 m/s (120 kt)
Radius of probability circle280 km (150 NM)
Storm warning areaALL 410 km (220 NM)

Units:
1 kt (knot) = 1.852 km/h = 0.5144 m/s
1 NM (nautical mile) = 1.852 km

Abbreviations:
TY: Typhoon
STS: Severe Tropical Storm
TS: Tropical Storm
TD: Tropical Depression
LOW: Extra-tropical Low