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Australia, New Caledonia, Vanuatu – Tropical Cyclone Oma Update (GDACS, JTWC, Meteo France Nouvelle-Calédonie, COGIC, BOM, Media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 21 February 2019)

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  • After passing the New Caledonia coast on 18-19 February, Tropical Cyclone OMA weakened over the Coral Sea. On 21 February at 0.00 UTC, its centre was approximately 870 km north-east of Brisbane (Australia) and it had maximum sustained winds of 93 km/h.
  • Over the next 48 hours, it is forecast to continue south-west towards southern Queensland, keeping its intensity.
  • As of 21 February morning, several roads were flooded and 650 houses were still without electricity in New Caledonia.