Twin Cyclones Prapiroon (22W) and Maria (23W) – October 17th, 201223.0N 132.4E
This image shows a double treat: the pair of tropical cyclones Typhoon Prapiroon (left) and Tropical Storm Maria (right).
Typhoon Prapiroon (22W), located approximately 185 nm south-southeast of Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, Japan, has tracked north-northwestward at 06 knots over the past six hours. Maximum significant wave height is 30 feet.
Tropical Storm Maria (23W), located approximately 275 nm north-northeast of Iwo To, Japan, has tracked east-northeastward at 11 knots over the past six hours. Maximum significant wave height is 22 feet.