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Severe Tropical Cyclone Christine

Severe Tropical Cyclone Christine Image ID 1605
Acquisition date 30-Dec-2013
Over head time 12:00:00
Satellite Sensor mtsat
Sensor Channel(s) 4

Severe Tropical Cyclone Christine is shown tracking in a south, south-westerly direction approaching Western Australia's Pilbara coast. The Tropical Cyclone Warning Centre in Perth reported that Christine was at this time a Category 3 storm (Australian tropical cyclone intensity scale) with a maximum 10-minute average sustained wind speed of 85 knots (155 km/h) and a maximum 3-second average wind gust of 120 knots (220 km/h).

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