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Area of Convection Near Sri Lanka Has Medium Chance of Becoming Tropical Cyclone

4.0N 82.2E

November 25th, 2011 Category: Tropical Storms

Area of Convection Near Sri Lanka - November 24th, 2011

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Track of Area of Convection - November 24th, 2011 © Univ. of Wisconsin

Track of Area of Convection

The Joint Typhoon Warning Center Estimates that an area of convection near Sri Lanka has a medium chance of becoming a tropical cyclone.

According to weather reports from India, the area of convection has descended to sea level, and is located at 3N and 82E, south of Sri Lanka. Core pressure is at 1004 mb with winds of 15 knots.

Its maximum effect should be in Sri Lanka. Chief amounts of rainfall in Sri Lanka on Thursday were: Auradhapura 64 mms, Tricomalee 60 mms, Mannar 55 mms, Jaffna 43 mms.

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