Jump to content
ScienceWeather

TOKAGE is weakening....


Jeb
 Share

Recommended Posts

Two western Pacific systems

7:38 p.m. ET ET Tue., Oct.19, 2004

 

John Desjardins, Senior Meteorologist, The Weather Channel

 

 

Typhoon Tokage is a weakening tropical cyclone that will impact Japan over the next 24 hours. This will be the tenth tropical system to impact the island chain this season. Waves of 15 to 30 feet are possible along the eastern coastline of Japan. The system will likely be downgraded to a tropical storm before it makes landfall. Nonetheless, heavy rain and strong winds will sweep across the island. To the southeast, Typhoon Nock-Ten is slowly picking up steam. Though it is a relatively small circulation, it is packing sustained winds over 100 mph. The typhoon may pass far enough south of Guam to not have a major impact there. A gradual strengthening is expected as the typhoon tracks to the northwest.

 

There is no significant tropical activity across the Atlantic or eastern Pacific basins.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
 Share

×
×
  • Create New...