Tropical Cyclone 01U

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Tropical Cyclone 01U

Postby Pete » Sun Oct 31, 2010 10:52 am

The cyclone has formed but why it is called 01U? :?: :?

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TROPICAL CYCLONE ADVICE NUMBER 5
Issued at 8:55 am WST on Sunday 31 October 2010

A Cyclone WARNING has been declared for the Cocos (Keeling) Islands.

At 8:00 am WST Tropical Cyclone 01U, Category 1 was estimated to be
460 kilometres north of Cocos Island and
moving south southeast at 4 kilometres per hour.

The system has reached tropical cyclone intensity and is expected to continue
to intensify during Sunday as it moves southwards towards the Cocos Islands.
Gales are not expected on the islands during Sunday, but may develop during
Monday as the system moves closer and intensifies. The period of greatest risk
will commence on Monday evening, with the system likely to pass close to the
islands during Tuesday.

Conditions are favourable for intensification and there is a significant risk
that people on the Cocos Islands will experience VERY DESTRUCTIVE wind gusts.

Details of Tropical Cyclone 01U at 8:00 am WST:
.Centre located near...... 8.1 degrees South 96.1 degrees East
.Location accuracy........ within 75 kilometres
.Recent movement.......... towards the south southeast at 4 kilometres per hour
.Wind gusts near centre... 95 kilometres per hour and INTENSIFYING
.Severity category........ 1
.Central pressure......... 998 hectoPascals

The Australian Federal Police advise a BLUE ALERT for communities on Home and
West Island. People need to prepare for cyclonic weather and organise an
emergency kit including a first aid kit, torch, portable radio, spare
batteries, food and water.

People on the Cocos Islands should tune in to 6CKI or the ABC and listen for
the next advice.

The next advice will be issued by 12:00 pm WST Sunday 31 October.

This advice is available by dialling 1300 659 210.


A map showing the track of the cyclone is available at:
http://www.bom.gov.au/weather/cyclone


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Re: Tropical Cyclone 01U

Postby brayden » Sun Oct 31, 2010 12:38 pm

So it is called, Anggrek.


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Western Australia

Media: The Standard Emergency Warning Signal should NOT be used with this
warning.

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TROPICAL CYCLONE ADVICE NUMBER 6
Issued at 11:48 am WST on Sunday 31 October 2010

A Cyclone WARNING continues for people on the Cocos (Keeling) Islands.

At 11:00 am WST Tropical Cyclone Anggrek, Category 1, was estimated to be
450 kilometres north of Cocos Island and
moving southeast at 5 kilometres per hour.

Tropical Cyclone Anggrek is expected to continue to intensify during Sunday as
it moves southwards towards the Cocos Islands. Gales are not expected on the
islands during Sunday, but may develop during Monday as the system moves closer
and intensifies. The period of greatest risk will commence on Monday evening,
with the system likely to pass close to the islands during Tuesday.

Conditions are favourable for intensification and there is a significant risk
that people on the Cocos Islands will experience VERY DESTRUCTIVE wind gusts.

Details of Tropical Cyclone Anggrek at 11:00 am WST:
.Centre located near...... 8.2 degrees South 96.3 degrees East
.Location accuracy........ within 75 kilometres
.Recent movement.......... towards the southeast at 5 kilometres per hour
.Wind gusts near centre... 95 kilometres per hour and INTENSIFYING
.Severity category........ 1
.Central pressure......... 998 hectoPascals

The Australian Federal Police advise a BLUE ALERT for communities on Home and
West Island. People need to prepare for cyclonic weather and organise an
emergency kit including a first aid kit, torch, portable radio, spare
batteries, food and water.

People on the Cocos Islands should tune in to 6CKI or the ABC and listen for
the next advice.

The next advice will be issued by 3:00 pm WST Sunday 31 October.

This advice is available by dialling 1300 659 210.


A map showing the track of the cyclone is available at:
http://www.bom.gov.au/weather/cyclone
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Re: Tropical Cyclone 01U

Postby Fu Manchu » Fri Nov 05, 2010 5:18 pm

viewtopic.php?f=33&t=1154
This is the rest of her as a TC

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