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Tropical Cyclone Information

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00:00 JST, 2 October 2014
All Tropical Cyclones 14181418

TY 1418 (PHANFONE)
Issued at 15:45 UTC, 1 October 2014
<Analyses at 01/15 UTC>
ScaleLarge
IntensityStrong
Center positionN18°25'(18.4°)
E140°40'(140.7°)
Direction and speed of movementW 25km/h(14kt)
Central pressure965hPa
Maximum wind speed near the center35m/s(70kt)
Maximum wind gust speed50m/s(100kt)
Area of 50kt winds or moreALL130km(70NM)
Area of 30kt winds or moreNE700km(375NM)
SW500km(270NM)
<Forecast for 02/15 UTC>
IntensityStrong
Center position of probability circleN20°35'(20.6°)
E136°30'(136.5°)
Direction and speed of movementWNW 20km/h(11kt)
Central pressure950hPa
Maximum wind speed near the center40m/s(80kt)
Maximum wind gust speed60m/s(115kt)
Radius of probability circle140km(75NM)
Storm warning areaALL300km(160NM)
<Forecast for 03/12 UTC>
IntensityVery Strong
Center position of probability circleN23°05'(23.1°)
E133°35'(133.6°)
Direction and speed of movementNW 20km/h(10kt)
Central pressure945hPa
Maximum wind speed near the center45m/s(85kt)
Maximum wind gust speed60m/s(120kt)
Radius of probability circle200km(110NM)
Storm warning areaALL390km(210NM)
<Forecast for 04/12 UTC>
IntensityVery Strong
Center position of probability circleN25°30'(25.5°)
E130°35'(130.6°)
Direction and speed of movementNW 15km/h(9kt)
Central pressure935hPa
Maximum wind speed near the center45m/s(90kt)
Maximum wind gust speed65m/s(130kt)
Radius of probability circle300km(160NM)
Storm warning areaALL500km(270NM)
<Forecast for 05/12 UTC>
Center position of probability circleN29°00'(29.0°)
E130°35'(130.6°)
Direction and speed of movementN 20km/h(11kt)
Radius of probability circle520km(280NM)
<Forecast for 06/12 UTC>
Center position of probability circleN33°35'(33.6°)
E138°00'(138.0°)
Direction and speed of movementNE 30km/h(15kt)
Radius of probability circle700km(375NM)

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