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Typhoon Wukong and Tropical Storm Jongdari

Typhoon Wukong and Tropical Storm Jongdari Image ID 2445
Acquisition date 25-Jul-2018
Over head time 09:00:00
Satellite Sensor mtsat
Sensor Channel(s) 14

Typhoon Wukong tracks northwards over the western North Pacific Ocean as a Category 1 equivalent storm (Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) with a 1-minute sustained average wind speed of 65 knots (74.9 mph) and gusts of 80 knots (92.2 mph). Wukong was at this time approximately 615 nautical miles north, north-east of Minami Tori Shima, Japan. Tropical Storm Jongdari moves north-eastwards over the Philippine Sea about 301 nautical miles south-east of Iwo To, Japan with a 1-minute sustained average wind speed of 40 knots (46.1 mph) and gusts of 50 knots (57.6 mph).

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