Category 2 Tropical Cyclone 12S(ELOISE) is making landfall 20km South of Beira with 200km/h gusts, 23/03utc update



23/01UTC. THE EYE IS TRACKING APPRX 20KM SOUTH OF BEIRA MAKING LANDFALL.
23/01UTC. THE EYE IS TRACKING APPRX 20KM SOUTH OF BEIRA MAKING LANDFALL.
TROPICAL CYCLONE 12S (ELOISE), LOCATED AT 23/00UTC APPROXIMATELY 20KM SOUTH SOUTHWEST OF BEIRA/MOZAMBIQUE, HAS TRACKED WEST-SOUTHWESTWARD AT 21 KM/H OVER THE PAST SIX HOURS. THE CYCLONE IS MAKING LANDFALL.
2021 JAN 23 0150UTC
TC #12S #ELOISE #SOUTHINDIANOCEAN
As of 00:00 UTC Jan 23, 2021:
UPDATE
Location: 20.0°S 34.8°E
Maximum Winds: 85 kt ( 160km/h)
Gusts: 105 kt ( 195km/h)
Minimum Central Pressure: 971 mb
CATEGORY US: 2
MAKING LANDFALL
Satellite bulletins are to be found in the comments of this post on JTWC BIS
Cheers,
Patrick Hoareau
M974World

23/00UTC. THE EYE CROSSED THE COAST NEAR NOVA SOFALA. THE JTWC FORECAST TRACK HAS BEEN VERY GOOD.
23/00UTC. THE EYE CROSSED THE COAST NEAR NOVA SOFALA. THE JTWC FORECAST TRACK HAS BEEN VERY GOOD.

23/0127UTC. DMSP. THE EYE WAS CROSSING THE COAST.
23/0127UTC. DMSP. THE EYE WAS CROSSING THE COAST.

23/01UTC. THE EYE WAS CROSSING THE COAST JUST TO THE IMMEDIATE SOUTHEAST OF NOVA SOFALA.
23/01UTC. THE EYE WAS CROSSING THE COAST JUST TO THE IMMEDIATE SOUTHEAST OF NOVA SOFALA.

 

22/2249UTC. MICROWAVE DEPICTED STRONGER EASTERN QUADRANT.
22/2249UTC. MICROWAVE DEPICTED STRONGER EASTERN QUADRANT.

TRACK GUIDANCE HAS BEEN IN EXTREMELY TIGHT AGREEMENT FOR A WHILE WITH INCREASING DIVERGENCE ONCE THE LOW LEVEL CIRCULATION CENTER WILL BE WELL INLAND.
TRACK GUIDANCE HAS BEEN IN EXTREMELY TIGHT AGREEMENT FOR A WHILE WITH INCREASING DIVERGENCE ONCE THE LOW LEVEL CIRCULATION CENTER WILL BE WELL INLAND.
Rédigé par PATRICK HOAREAU le Samedi 23 Janvier 2021 à 07:25