Super Typhoon Jelawat

SuperTyphoon 18W (Jelawat) located about 450NM east of Manila is now movingnorthward at 4 knots and was deepening rapidly.

Update: Super Typhoon Jelawat at 12Z/25th was located about 385NM ENE of Manila and was moving N-NW at 6kts towards Taiwan with max winds of 140kt and gusts to 170kts possible.

Update - Typhoon Jelewat at 06Z 29 Sept. 2012 has moved across Okinawa and was moving NE at 14kts with max winds of 90kt.

Update - Post Tropical Storm Jelawat is forecast to move eastward over the North-Central North Pacific and re-intensify into an extratropical storm, possible with hurricane forces winds during the next 24-36 hours…