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12:00 JST, 1 October 2014
All Tropical Cyclones 14181418

STS 1418 (PHANFONE)
Issued at 03:45 UTC, 1 October 2014
<Analyses at 01/03 UTC>
ScaleLarge
Intensity-
Center positionN17°30'(17.5°)
E143°10'(143.2°)
Direction and speed of movementWNW 20km/h(12kt)
Central pressure975hPa
Maximum wind speed near the center30m/s(60kt)
Maximum wind gust speed45m/s(85kt)
Area of 50kt winds or moreALL90km(50NM)
Area of 30kt winds or moreE650km(350NM)
W440km(240NM)
<Forecast for 01/15 UTC>
IntensityStrong
Center position of probability circleN18°10'(18.2°)
E140°50'(140.8°)
Direction and speed of movementWNW 20km/h(12kt)
Central pressure965hPa
Maximum wind speed near the center35m/s(70kt)
Maximum wind gust speed50m/s(100kt)
Radius of probability circle90km(50NM)
Storm warning areaALL200km(110NM)
<Forecast for 02/03 UTC>
IntensityStrong
Center position of probability circleN19°05'(19.1°)
E138°50'(138.8°)
Direction and speed of movementWNW 20km/h(10kt)
Central pressure960hPa
Maximum wind speed near the center40m/s(75kt)
Maximum wind gust speed55m/s(105kt)
Radius of probability circle130km(70NM)
Storm warning areaALL260km(140NM)
<Forecast for 03/00 UTC>
IntensityStrong
Center position of probability circleN20°50'(20.8°)
E136°00'(136.0°)
Direction and speed of movementWNW 20km/h(10kt)
Central pressure950hPa
Maximum wind speed near the center40m/s(80kt)
Maximum wind gust speed60m/s(115kt)
Radius of probability circle200km(110NM)
Storm warning areaALL370km(200NM)
<Forecast for 04/00 UTC>
IntensityVery Strong
Center position of probability circleN23°20'(23.3°)
E132°50'(132.8°)
Direction and speed of movementNW 20km/h(10kt)
Central pressure940hPa
Maximum wind speed near the center45m/s(85kt)
Maximum wind gust speed60m/s(120kt)
Radius of probability circle300km(160NM)
Storm warning areaALL480km(260NM)

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