Tropical Cyclone Outlook for the Western Region

IDW10800

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Tropical Cyclone Outlook for the Western Region

Issued at 2:00 pm WST on Sunday 1 May 2016
for the period until midnight WST Wednesday 4 May 2016.

Existing Cyclones in the Western Region:

Nil.

Potential Cyclones:


A low pressure system is expected to form in the monsoon trough near 10S 095E during Tuesday and persist on Wednesday, but is not expected to develop in to a tropical cyclone in the next three days.


Likelihood of a tropical cyclone being in the Western Region on:

Monday:
Very Low
Tuesday:
Very Low
Wednesday:
VERY LOW



NOTES: The likelihood is an estimate of the chance of each system being a tropical cyclone in the Region for each day.
Very Low:
less than 5%
Low:
5% to 20%
Moderate:
20 to 50%
High:
Over 50%

The Western Region refers to the Indian Ocean between Longitudes 90-125E and south of 10S.

Further information on Tropical Cyclones is available at www.bom.gov.au/weather/cyclone/