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----------709 AM ChST Sat Sep 9 2017
...Tropical Depression 20W newly formed east of Guam...
Changes with this advisory -------------------------- This is the first advisory on Tropical Depression 20W.
 Watches and warnings -------------------- None.
 Summary of 700 AM CHST...2100 UTC...Information ---------------------------------------------- Location...13.5N 146.1E
About  90 miles east of Guam About  75 miles southeast of Rota About 110 miles south-southeast of Tinian About 115 miles south-southeast of Saipan and About 320 miles south of Pagan
Maximum sustained winds...25 mph Present movement...west...270 degrees at 18 mph
Discussion and outlook ---------------------- At 700 AM CHST...2100 UTC...the center of Tropical Depression 20W was located near latitude 13.5 North and longitude 146.1 East. Tropical Depression 20W is moving toward the west at 18 mph. It is expected to make a slight turn toward the west-northwest with a slight decrease in forward speed over the next 24 hours, then remain on this track for the next several days.
Maximum sustained winds are 25 mph. Tropical Depression 20W is forecast to intensify slowly through Sunday, then intensify at a faster rate, possibly becoming a tropical storm Sunday afternoon well west of the Marianas.
Next advisory ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 200 PM this afternoon.
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