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Tropical Storm Roke (18W) Nears Japan

26.7N 131.0E

September 19th, 2011 Category: Tropical Storms

Tropical Storm Roke (18W) - September 18th, 2011

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Track of TS 18W  - September 18th, 2011 © Univ. of Wisconsin

Track of TS 18W

Tropical Storm Roke (18W) is located near 26.8N 130.4E, approximately 140 nautical miles east of Kadena Air Base, Japan.

The system has tracked northward at 3 knots over the past six hours. Maximum significant wave height is 25 feet.

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