SOUTH INDIAN: 24S(HABANA) has reached US/CAT 4 with 260km/h top gusts, still intensifying, 05/15utc update


24S(HABANA). 05/1515UTC. SATELLITE INTENSITY ANALYSIS SUGGESTS THIS SYSTEM IS STILL INTENSIFYING. DVORAK HAS REACHED 6.5/6.5 AT 1415UTC. CLICK TO ANIMATE IF NEEDED.


24S(HABANA). 05/1515UTC. SATELLITE INTENSITY ANALYSIS SUGGESTS THIS SYSTEM IS STILL INTENSIFYING. DVORAK HAS REACHED 6.5/6.5 AT 1415UTC. CLICK TO ANIMATE IF NEEDED.
24S(HABANA). 05/1515UTC. SATELLITE INTENSITY ANALYSIS SUGGESTS THIS SYSTEM IS STILL INTENSIFYING. DVORAK HAS REACHED 6.5/6.5 AT 1415UTC. CLICK TO ANIMATE IF NEEDED.
2021 MAR 05 15UTC #SOUTHERNHEMISPHERE
TC #24S #HABANA  #SOUTHINDIANOCEAN
UPDATE
As of 12:00 UTC Mar 05, 2021:
Location: 16.3°S 76.3°E
Maximum Winds: 115 kt (215km/h)
Gusts: 140 kt ( 260km/h)
Minimum Central Pressure: 948 mb
CATEGORY US: 4
INTENSIFYING
LOCATED AT 05/12UTC APPROXIMATELY 1070KM SOUTH-SOUTHEAST OF DIEGO GARCIA, HAS TRACKED EASTWARD AT 15
KM/H OVER THE PAST SIX HOURS.
Satellite bulletins are to be found in the comments of this post on JTWC BIS

Cheers,
Patrick Hoareau
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 Cheers,PH.

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24S(HABANA). HWRF MODEL ANTICIPATED THE VERY RAPID INTENSIFICATION PERIOD.
24S(HABANA). HWRF MODEL ANTICIPATED THE VERY RAPID INTENSIFICATION PERIOD.

24S(HABANA). 05/1213UTC. COMPACT SYSTEM. INTENSITY SPIKE OVER 12HOURS: 60KNOTS.
24S(HABANA). 05/1213UTC. COMPACT SYSTEM. INTENSITY SPIKE OVER 12HOURS: 60KNOTS.

24S(HABANA). 05/1137UTC. MICROWAVE DEPICTS AN EXTREMELY COMPACT SYSTEM.
24S(HABANA). 05/1137UTC. MICROWAVE DEPICTS AN EXTREMELY COMPACT SYSTEM.


24S(HABANA). 05/1118UTC. DMSP VISIBLE DEPICTING A COMPACT SYSTEM WITH A WELL DEFINED TIGHT EYE FEATURE.
24S(HABANA). 05/1118UTC. DMSP VISIBLE DEPICTING A COMPACT SYSTEM WITH A WELL DEFINED TIGHT EYE FEATURE.


24S(HABANA). 05/12UTC. CIMSS Vertical Shear Magnitude : 6.7 m/s (12.9 kts) Direction :   20.5 deg Experimental Vertical Shear and TC Intensity Trend Estimates: FAVOURABLE OVER 24H
24S(HABANA). 05/12UTC. CIMSS Vertical Shear Magnitude : 6.7 m/s (12.9 kts) Direction : 20.5 deg Experimental Vertical Shear and TC Intensity Trend Estimates: FAVOURABLE OVER 24H
Rédigé par PATRICK HOAREAU le Vendredi 5 Mars 2021 à 19:55