Weather Warnings - Tropical Cyclone Advice for System 1
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tropical Cyclone Warning Centre
Media: The Standard Emergency Warning Signal should NOT be used with this
TROPICAL CYCLONE ADVICE NUMBER 20
Issued at 4:10 am EST on Thursday 2 May 2013
The Cyclone WARNING for coastal areas from Mapoon to Cape York to Coen has been
At 3:00am EST Thursday, Ex - Tropical Cyclone Zane was estimated to be 160
kilometres east of Lockhart River and moving west northwest at 17 kilometres
Gusty thunderstorms are expected over the Peninsula district today and may
generate some locally heavy rainfall. This activity is not expected to be
widespread and Severe Thunderstorm Warnings will be issued as necessary.
Details of Ex-Tropical Cyclone Zane at 3:00 am EST:
.Centre located near...... 12.9 degrees South 144.8 degrees East
.Location accuracy........ within 75 kilometres
.Recent movement.......... towards the west northwest at 17 kilometres per hour
.Wind gusts near centre... 85 kilometres per hour
.Severity category........ below cyclone intensity
.Central pressure......... 1001 hectoPascals
No further advices will be issued for this system.
This warning is also available through TV and Radio Broadcasts; the Bureau's
website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 212. The Bureau and the State
Emergency Service would appreciate this warning being broadcast regularly.
A map showing the track of the cyclone is available at: