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Merbok (12W) Upgraded to Typhoon

29.1N 144.3E

August 7th, 2011 Category: Tropical Cyclones

Typhoon Merbok (12W) - August 6th, 2011

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Track of TY 12W - August 6th, 2011 © Univ. of Wisconsin

Track of TY 12W

Late on August 5, the JMA upgraded Merbok to a severe tropical storm. Early August 6, the JTWC upgraded Merbok into a Category 1 Typhoon.

Typhoon Merbok (12W), located approximately 800 nm east-southeast of Tokyo, Japan, has tracked northward at 06 knots over the past six hours. Maximum significant wave height is 25 feet.

Tropical Storm Merbok Moving Northward

27.4N 150.7E

August 5th, 2011 Category: Tropical Storms

Tropical Storm Merbok (12W) - August 5th, 2011

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Track of TS 12W - August 5th, 2011 © Univ. of Wisconsin

Track of TS 12W

Tropical Storm Merbok (12W), located approximately 800 nautical miles northwest of Wake Island, has tracked northwestward at 06 knots over the past six hours. Maximum significant wave height is 23 feet.

Windspeed is 45 knots (85 km/h; 50 mph) sustained (10-min mean) to 55 knots (100 km/h; 65 mph) sustained (1-min mean), gusting to 65 knots (120 km/h; 75 mph). Pressure is 990 hPa (29.23 inHg).

Tropical Storm Merbok (12W) Tracking Westward

20.6N 144.1E

August 3rd, 2011 Category: Tropical Storms

Tropical Storm Merbok (12W) - August 3rd, 2011

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Track of TS 12W - August 3rd, 2011 © Univ. of Wisconsin

Track of TS 12W

Early on August 3, the JMA upgraded an area of low pressure near Wake Island to a tropical depression. The system intensified rapidly and just 6 hours later, the JMA upgraded the system to a tropical storm, naming it Merbok. Soon, the JTWC started monitoring the system as a tropical depression, and upgraded it to a tropical storm later.

Tropical Storm Merbok (12W), located approximately 475 nm west-northwest of Wake Island, has tracked westward at 11 knots over the past six hours. Maximum significant wave height is 16 feet.

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