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Severe Tropical Cyclone Frances

Severe Tropical Cyclone Frances Image ID 2175
Acquisition date 28-Apr-2017
Over head time 21:00:00
Satellite Sensor mtsat
Sensor Channel(s) 14

Severe Tropical Cyclone Frances is shown tracking in a west, south-westerly direction over the Timor Sea off Western Australia’s Kimberley region. Frances was at this time a Category 3 storm (Australian tropical cyclone intensity scale) with a maximum 10-minute average sustained wind speed of 65 knots (74.9 mph) and a maximum 3-second wind gust of 90 knots (103.7 mph).

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