Saturday, March 20, 2010
METD WEATHER OPERATING LIVE FROM INDIA FOR TC ULUI
With respect of the landfall of cat. 3 tropical cyclone Ului, I am operating live with all the australian network servers
The current updates will be given through here and twitter. Kindly see them
PRESENT STATS AND UPDATE-
TIME 16:45HRS GMT,20TH MARCH... 03:49AM,21ST MARCH EST
METD WEATHER HAS CONFIRMED THAT TC ULUI HAS STRENGTHENED TO CAT 3. THE CENTRAL PRESSURE IN 964MB WHICH HAS DROPPED FROM 990MB+ WITHIN HOURS.
AS ANALYZED BY BMO ON 1:00 LOCAL TIME,ULUI--
The cyclone is currently crossing the coast near Airlie Beach as a severe tropical cyclone. The large eye of Ului is expected to continue inland crossing Proserpine, Bowen and Collinsville in the next hour or two. The cyclone is then expected to gradually weaken as it moves further inland later today.
BOWEN NOW HAS WINDS OVER 50KM/HR AND THE PRESSURE IS 986mb.
WINDS EXPECTED TO RISE TO 205KM/HR
ALERT ALERT ALERT
Sustained winds 50–58 m/s 96–113 kt
178–209 km/h 111–130 mph
Storm surge 2.7–3.7 m 9–12 ft
Central pressure 945–964 mbar 27.91–28.47 inH