TC Donna Update

TC Donna Satellite Image

TC Donna Satellite Image

TC Donna located over the South Pacific about 337 NM northwest of Port Vila, Vanuatu currently has maximum winds of about 85 knots with hurricane force winds extending outward about 25 NM from the center. Maximum significant wave height is estimated to be about 24 feet (7.3 meters).  Forecast track takes Donna south then southeast with maximum winds peaking  at about 100-110 knots during the next 18-24 hours before a weakening trend begins.


Updated Forecast Track


About Fred Pickhardt

I am a marine meteorologist and sailed briefly with American Export Lines in the Far East trade after graduating from State University of New York Maritime College. I have extensive experience in weather analysis, weather forecasting, optimum ship routing, vessel performance evaluations and forensic weather event reconstructions. I founded Ocean Weather Services and as Owner and Chief Consultant currently provide optimum ship routing services and forensic marine weather reports to the maritime industry.
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