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Tropical Cyclone Amos

Tropical Cyclone Amos Image ID 1985
Acquisition date 23-Apr-2016
Over head time 15:00:00
Satellite Sensor mtsat
Sensor Channel(s) 11

When this image was received the Joint Typhoon Warning Center reported that Tropical Cyclone Amos was tracking in an east, south-easterly direction over the South Pacific Ocean, centred approximately 93 nautical miles north-west of Pago Pago, American Samoa. Amos was at this time a Category 2 equivalent storm (Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) with a 1-minute sustained average wind speed of 90 knots (103.7 mph) and gusts of 110 knots (126.7 mph).

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