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----------800 PM ChST Thu Oct 19 2017
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY -------------------------- None.
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------------- None.
SUMMARY OF 700 PM CHST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION ------------------------------------------------ Location...16.7N 130.0E
About  715 miles north-northwest of Koror About  735 miles northwest of Yap About 1010 miles west-northwest of Guam About 1050 miles west of Saipan About  685 miles south-southeast of Okinawa
Maximum sustained winds...85 mph Present movement...north-northwest...330 degrees at 12 mph.
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 700 PM ChST...0900 UTC...the center of Typhoon Lan was located near latitude 16.7 degrees North and longitude 130.0 degrees East. Lan is moving north-northwest at 12 mph and is expected to turn toward the north through Friday afternoon, then toward the northeast on Saturday. This track would bring Lan east of Okinawa, Japan on Sunday.
Maximum sustained winds have increased to 85 mph. Typhoon Lan is forecasted to intensify tonight through Saturday, then start a slow weakening trend on Sunday.
Typhoon force winds extend eastward up to 80 miles and westward up to 60 miles from the center. Tropical storm force winds extend eastward up to 265 miles and westward up to 200 miles from the center.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 200 AM early Friday morning.
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