Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:
In the South Pacific Ocean: Tropical cyclone 16p (Cook), located approximately 170nm south of Noumea, New Caledonia, is tracking south-southeastward at 12 knots.
Formation of a significant tropical cyclone is possible within 120 nm either side of a line from 9.8S 132.0E to 12.2S 129.5E north of Darwin Australia within the next 12 to 24 hours.
South Africa – Flash floods caused by overnight rainfall in parts of the central Karoo in the Western Cape, have caused havoc on the roads. A woman is missing after a vehicle she was travelling in was swept away.