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----------200 AM ChST Fri Oct 20 2017
...LARGE TYPHOON LAN CONTINUING NORTHWARD...
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY -------------------------- None.
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------------- None.
SUMMARY OF 100 AM CHST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION ------------------------------------------------ Location...17.2N 130.0E
About  745 miles north-northwest of Koror About  760 miles northwest of Yap About 1015 miles west-northwest of Guam About 1055 miles west of Saipan About  650 miles south-southeast of Okinawa
Maximum sustained winds...85 mph Present movement...north...350 degrees at 7 mph.
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 100 AM ChST...1500 UTC...the center of Typhoon Lan was located near latitude 17.2 degrees North and longitude 130.0 degrees East. Lan is moving north at 7 mph.  A slow turn to the northeast is expected the next few days, taking Lan east of Okinawa Saturday night, and near the main islands of Japan Saturday night and Sunday.
Maximum sustained winds remain at 85 mph. Slow intensification is expected through Saturday, followed by a weakening trend on Sunday.
Typhoon Lan has a very large wind field, with typhoon force winds extending outward up to 140 miles from the center. Tropical storm force winds extend up to 420 miles southeast of the center, and up to 240 miles northwest of the center.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 800 AM this morning.
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Middlebrooke
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