posted on Jul, 3 2017 @ 03:36 AM
5:20 p.m. Monday, July 3, Japan time: Tropical Storm Nanmadol has reached peak intensity and has begun making a wide curve northeast toward Sasebo
Naval Base, according to the Joint Typhoon Warning Center.
At 3 p.m., Nanmadol was 460 miles southwest of Sasebo, hurtling north-northeast at 21 mph, packing 69-mph sustained winds and 86-mph gusts at
It's due to make landfall at about 9 a.m. Tuesday, 36 miles south-southeast of Sasebo, still fielding that same intensity as it roars ashore.
Sasebo and its satellite properties remain in Tropical Cyclone Condition of Readiness 2. Fleet Activities Sasebo's Facebook page states that TCCOR 1
should be directed at 7 p.m. Expect 69-mph sustained winds and 86-mph gusts between 7 and 11 a.m. Tuesday.
Well, I hope high tide isn't going to be in, if so, with the rising tides during typhoons season, we are going to get hit hard maybe on this one. The
river to the ocean is in our back yard here. Been lucky so far, but this on may bring on a new challenge.