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 Saturday 23 July 2016
for the period until midnight WST Tuesday 26 July 2016.

Existing Cyclones in the Western Region:

Nil.

Potential Cyclones:


A low pressure system, located near 14.3S 105E at 0500 UTC [1100 WST] is expected to continue to weaken over the next 24 hours. A second low may develop to the north and west of the region over the remainder of the weekend. The lows are unlikely to develop into tropical cyclones in the Western Region, but the area will be closely monitored.

There are no other significant lows in the Western Region at present and none are expected to develop over the next three days.


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

Sunday:
Very Low
Monday:
Very Low
Tuesday:
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/