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----------800 PM ChST Thu Oct 26 2017
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY --------------------------- None.
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------------- None.
SUMMARY OF 700 PM CHST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION ------------------------------------------------ Location...18.9N 131.7E
About  945 miles west-northwest of Guam About  960 miles west-northwest of Saipan About  775 miles north-northwest of Yap About  575 miles south-southeast of Okinawa
Maximum sustained winds...50 mph Present movement...northwest...310 degrees at 10 mph.
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 700 PM ChST...0900 UTC...the center of Tropical Storm Saola was located near latitude 18.9 degrees North and longitude 131.7 degrees East...moving northwest at 10 mph. Tropical Storm Saola is expected to continue northwest through Friday, turn north on Saturday, then recurve to the northeast Sunday south of Japan.
Maximum sustained winds remain at 50 mph. Saola is expected to resume slow intensification overnight, and may become a typhoon on Saturday before starting to weaken on Sunday.
Tropical storm force winds extend up to 150 miles from the center.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 200 AM ChST Friday morning.
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