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Tropical Storm Malou Northwest of Sasebo, Japan

33.2N 127.5E

September 7th, 2010 Category: Tropical Storms

Tropical Storm Malou (10W) - September 6th, 2010

Track of TS 10W - September 6th, 2010 © Univ. of Wisconsin

Track of TS 10W

Tropical Storm Malou (10W), located approximately 65 nm northwest of Sasebo, Japan, has tracked northeastward at 10 knots over the past six hours.

The main image shows convection associated with Malou to the west of Japan. The entire system can be observed in the animated image.

TS 10W has maximum sustained winds with speeds of 40 knots, and higher gusts of up to 50 knots. Maximum significant wave height is 16 feet.

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