N Indian Ocean: Storm Alert issued at 2 Jun, 2010 18:00 GMT
Super Cyclonic Storm PHET (03A) is forecast to strike land to the following likelihood(s) at the given lead time(s):Red Alert Country(s) or Province(s)
probability for CAT 1 or above is 70% in about 24 hours
probability for TS is 90% within 12 hours
Red Alert City(s) and Town(s)
Ras ad Daqm (19.7 N, 57.7 E)
probability for CAT 1 or above is 65% in about 24 hours
probability for TS is 85% in about 24 hours
Mursays (20.4 N, 58.8 E)
probability for CAT 1 or above is 60% in about 24 hours
probability for TS is 85% within 12 hours
Red Alert (Severe) is CAT 1 or above to between 31% and 100% probability.
CAT 1 means Severe Cyclonic Storm strength winds of at least 74 mph, 119 km/h or 64 knots 1-min sustained.
TS means Tropical Storm strength winds of at least 39 mph, 63 km/h or 34 knots 1-min sustained.
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This alert is provided by Tropical Storm Risk (TSR) which is sponsored by UCL, Aon Benfield, Royal & SunAlliance, Crawford & Company and Aon Benfield UCL Hazard Research Centre. TSR acknowledges the support of the UK Met Office.