A Tropical Low #96P is intensifying along northeast Australia – should become a severe tropical cyclone while passing near New Caledonia over the weekend, then heads towards New Zealand next week

An Invest #96P (former #95S) has been developing during the past two days while crossing the Gulf of Carpentaria and Cape York peninsula. It is now officially a Tropical Low, based on the Bureau of Meteorology (Australia). As of 18 UTC today, March 11th (local morning March 12th) the maximum sustained winds were 25 kt, … Continue reading A Tropical Low #96P is intensifying along northeast Australia – should become a severe tropical cyclone while passing near New Caledonia over the weekend, then heads towards New Zealand next week