Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Pacific / Indian Oceans

December 13, 2015
  • Volcano - Dukono, Indonesia

    3 hours ago WATCH

  • Wildfire - NE of Esperance, Western Australia - Australia

    10 minutes ago INFORMATION

  • Wildfire - W of Grafton, New South Wales - Australia

    10 minutes ago INFORMATION

  • Wildfire - SW of Katoomba, New South Wales - Australia

    10 minutes ago INFORMATION

  • Wildfire - NW of Batemans Bay, New South Wales - Australia

    10 minutes ago INFORMATION

  • Wildfire - N of Ravensthorpe, Western Australia - Australia

    10 minutes ago INFORMATION

  • Wildfire - SW of Birao, Vakaga - Central African Republic

    13 minutes ago INFORMATION

  • Wildfire - SW of Diapaga, Tapoa - Burkina Faso

    14 minutes ago INFORMATION

  • Wildfire - NW of Malakal, Upper Nile - South Sudan

    15 minutes ago INFORMATION

  • Volcano - Nevados de Chillán, Chile

    3 hours ago WARNING

  • Volcano - Sabancaya, Peru

    4 hours ago WARNING

  • Tropical Cyclone - Pawan

    30 minutes ago WATCH

  • Volcano - Aira, Japan

    23 hours ago WARNING

  • Wildfire - SW of Chos Malal, Neuquén - Argentina

    41 minutes ago INFORMATION

  • Volcano - Asosan, Japan

    2 hours ago ADVISORY

  • Earthquake - 5.5 - 128km SSE of Pondaguitan, Philippines

    20 hours ago WATCH

  • Tropical Cyclone - Ambali

    5 hours ago INFORMATION

  • Volcano - Reventador, Ecuador

    6 hours ago ADVISORY

  • Earthquake - 5.1 - Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge

    7 hours ago ADVISORY

  • Highsurf - Advisory (Hawaiian Islands)

    7 hours ago ADVISORY

  • Highwind - Advisory (Hawaiian Islands)

    7 hours ago ADVISORY

  • Earthquake - 6.0 - 63km NNE of Isangel, Vanuatu

    9 hours ago WATCH

  • Tropical Cyclone - Belna

    11 hours ago WARNING

  • Volcano - Sangay, Ecuador

    10 hours ago ADVISORY

  • Winter Storm - Western, United States

    10 hours ago WARNING

  • Volcano - Fuego, Guatemala

    10 hours ago WARNING

  • Tropical Depression - Kammuri

    11 hours ago INFORMATION

  • Wildfires - El Quisco, Chile

    12 hours ago WARNING

  • High Winds - Central New Zealand

    12 hours ago WARNING

  • Storms - Southeastern New Zealand

    12 hours ago WARNING

  • Flooding - Northern Philippines

    12 hours ago WARNING

  • Extreme Cold - Northern and Central South Korea

    12 hours ago WARNING

  • Drought - Eastern South Korea

    12 hours ago ADVISORY

  • Storms - Sri Lanka

    12 hours ago WARNING

  • Floods - Scotland, United Kingdom

    13 hours ago WARNING

  • Winter Storm - Northeastern France

    13 hours ago WARNING

  • Storms - Southeastern Italy

    13 hours ago WARNING

  • High Winds - Northern Germany

    13 hours ago WARNING

  • Avalanche - Banff, Yoho and Kootenay National Park, Canada

    13 hours ago WARNING

  • Avalanche - Glacier National Park, Canada

    13 hours ago WARNING

  • Drought - Southeastern United States

    13 hours ago WARNING

  • Drought - Southeastern Alaska, United States

    13 hours ago WARNING

  • Drought - Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands

    13 hours ago WARNING

  • Avalanche - Gunnison and Aspen, Colorado, United States

    14 hours ago WARNING

  • High Winds - Eastern New Mexico

    14 hours ago ADVISORY

  • Floods - Northern South Africa

    14 hours ago WATCH

  • Floods - Western and Northern DR Congo

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Landslides - Bududa, Uganda

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Earthquake - 5.6 - 171km E of Kurilsk, Russia

    1 day ago WATCH

  • Volcano - Nevado del Ruiz, Colombia

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Flood - Nebraska City, NE Region, United States

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Flood - St. Joseph, MO--KS Region, United States

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Flood - Richmond, MO Region, United States

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Flood - Central City--Greenville, KY Region, United States

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Flood - Charleston, MO Region, United States

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Flood - Carmi, IL Region, United States

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Volcano - Sangeang Api, Indonesia

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Landslides - Sironko, Uganda

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Storms - Cunene Province, Angola

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Winter Storms - Northwest Territories, Canada

    1 day ago WARNING

  • High Winds - Madiera, Portugal

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Winter Storms - Western Peru

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Storms - Eastern Peru

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Floods - Bolivia

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Storms - Southern Argentina

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Storms - Northwestern Argentina

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Floods - Somalia and Kenya

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Floods - Djibouti City, Djibouti

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Floods - Uganda

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Storms - Northwestern Mexico

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Floods - England, United Kingdom

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Floods - South India

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Drought - Southern United States

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Drought - High Plains United States

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Drought - Hawaii, United States

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Drought - Southwestern United States

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Storms - Northern Argentina

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Winter Storms - Central Asia

    1 day ago WARNING

  • Dengue Fever Outbreak - Pakistan

    2 weeks ago ADVISORY

  • Dengue Outbreak - Philippines

    3 months ago ADVISORY

  • Volcano - Popocatepetl, Mexico

    2 days ago ADVISORY

  • Volcano - Etna, Italy

    2 days ago WARNING

  • Ebola virus disease – Democratic Republic of the Congo/Uganda

    5 months ago WARNING

  • Avalanche - Western Wyoming, United States

    3 days ago WARNING

  • Avalanche - Southeastern Idaho, United States

    3 days ago WARNING

  • Avalanche - Northern Utah, United States

    3 days ago WARNING

  • Dengue Fever Outbreak - Republic of the Sudan

    1 week ago ADVISORY

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Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Pacific / Indian Oceans
December 13, 2015

Tropical Cyclone 28W (Melor) is active in the western north Pacific Ocean…located about 429 NM east-southeast of Manila, Philippines

PDC Global Hazards Atlas displaying tropical cyclone segments and positions, and TAOS potential tropical cyclone impacts for Tropical Cyclone Melor (28W)…

PDC Global Hazards Atlas displaying tropical cyclone segments and positions, and TAOS potential tropical cyclone impacts for Tropical Cyclone Melor (28W)…

Tropical Cyclone 28W (Melor) is active in the western north Pacific Ocean as a Category 4 Typhoon

Here’s a satellite image of 28W – and what the computer models are showing

Here’s a near real time wind profile of this cyclone

Tropical cyclone Melor is located 429 NM east-southeast of Manila, Philippines…moving westward at 11 kts. Maximum surface winds at the JTWC advisory #09 were 115 knots…with gusts to 140 knots

Eastern North Pacific

The eastern Pacific hurricane season officially ended on November 30. Therefore, the last regularly scheduled tropical weather outlook of the 2015 hurricane season has occurred. Routine issuance of the tropical weather outlook will resume on May 15, 2016. During the off-season, special tropical weather outlooks will be issued as conditions warrant.The Pacific Disaster Center (PDC) will begin coverage of the eastern Pacific again on May 15, 2016.

Central North Pacific

The central north Pacific hurricane season officially ended on November 30. Therefore, the last regularly scheduled tropical weather outlook of the 2015 hurricane season has occurred. Routine issuance of the tropical weather outlook will resume on June 1, 2016. During the off-season, special tropical weather outlooks will be issued as conditions warrant.

Satellite image of this area

Western North Pacific

Tropical Cyclone 28W (Melor)   

JTWC textual warning
JTWC graphical track map
JTWC satellite image

Satellite image of this area

South Pacific

There are no current tropical cyclones

Satellite image of this area

North Indian Ocean

There are no current tropical cyclones

Satellite image of this area

South Indian Ocean

There are no current tropical cyclones

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North Arabian Sea

There are no current tropical cyclones

Satellite image of this area