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21:00 JST, 24 July 2017
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TY 1705 (Noru)
Issued at 12:50 UTC, 24 July 2017
<Analysis at 12 UTC, 24 July>
Scale-
IntensityStrong
Center positionN26°10' (26.2°)
E154°05' (154.1°)
Direction and speed of movementESE 15 km/h (9 kt)
Central pressure970 hPa
Maximum wind speed near center35 m/s (70 kt)
Maximum wind gust speed50 m/s (100 kt)
≥ 50 kt wind areaALL 70 km (40 NM)
≥ 30 kt wind areaALL 330 km (180 NM)
<Forecast for 12 UTC, 25 July>
IntensityStrong
Center position of probability circleN26°20' (26.3°)
E157°10' (157.2°)
Direction and speed of movementE 15 km/h (7 kt)
Central pressure955 hPa
Maximum wind speed near center40 m/s (80 kt)
Maximum wind gust speed60 m/s (115 kt)
Radius of probability circle110 km (60 NM)
Storm warning areaALL 240 km (130 NM)
<Forecast for 12 UTC, 26 July>
IntensityVery strong
Center position of probability circleN29°20' (29.3°)
E155°10' (155.2°)
Direction and speed of movementNNW 15 km/h (9 kt)
Central pressure950 hPa
Maximum wind speed near center45 m/s (85 kt)
Maximum wind gust speed60 m/s (120 kt)
Radius of probability circle180 km (95 NM)
Storm warning areaALL 310 km (170 NM)
<Forecast for 12 UTC, 27 July>
IntensityVery strong
Center position of probability circleN30°20' (30.3°)
E150°00' (150.0°)
Direction and speed of movementW 20 km/h (12 kt)
Central pressure950 hPa
Maximum wind speed near center45 m/s (85 kt)
Maximum wind gust speed60 m/s (120 kt)
Radius of probability circle260 km (140 NM)
Storm warning areaALL 410 km (220 NM)

TS 1706 (Kulap)
Issued at 12:55 UTC, 24 July 2017
<Analysis at 12 UTC, 24 July>
Scale-
Intensity-
Center positionN33°00' (33.0°)
E160°05' (160.1°)
Direction and speed of movementWNW 20 km/h (12 kt)
Central pressure1002 hPa
Maximum wind speed near center20 m/s (40 kt)
Maximum wind gust speed30 m/s (60 kt)
≥ 30 kt wind areaN 300 km (160 NM)
S 220 km (120 NM)
<Forecast for 00 UTC, 25 July>
Intensity-
Center position of probability circleN33°25' (33.4°)
E156°35' (156.6°)
Direction and speed of movementW 30 km/h (15 kt)
Central pressure1004 hPa
Maximum wind speed near center18 m/s (35 kt)
Maximum wind gust speed25 m/s (50 kt)
Radius of probability circle70 km (40 NM)
<Forecast for 12 UTC, 25 July>
Intensity-
TD
Center position of probability circleN33°30' (33.5°)
E153°35' (153.6°)
Direction and speed of movementW 25 km/h (13 kt)
Central pressure1006 hPa
Radius of probability circle110 km (60 NM)

TS 1708 (Sonca)
Issued at 13:10 UTC, 24 July 2017
<Analysis at 12 UTC, 24 July>
Scale-
Intensity-
Center positionN16°40' (16.7°)
E110°10' (110.2°)
Direction and speed of movementWSW 10 km/h (6 kt)
Central pressure996 hPa
Maximum wind speed near center18 m/s (35 kt)
Maximum wind gust speed25 m/s (50 kt)
≥ 30 kt wind areaALL 60 km (30 NM)
<Forecast for 12 UTC, 25 July>
Intensity-
Center position of probability circleN17°25' (17.4°)
E106°50' (106.8°)
Direction and speed of movementW 15 km/h (8 kt)
Central pressure996 hPa
Maximum wind speed near center18 m/s (35 kt)
Maximum wind gust speed25 m/s (50 kt)
Radius of probability circle90 km (50 NM)
<Forecast for 12 UTC, 26 July>
Intensity-
TD
Center position of probability circleN17°10' (17.2°)
E102°50' (102.8°)
Direction and speed of movementW 20 km/h (10 kt)
Central pressure1000 hPa
Radius of probability circle180 km (95 NM)

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