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----------1100 PM ChST Fri Feb 9 2018
Changes with this advisory -------------------------- None.
Watches and warnings -------------------- A Tropical Storm Watch remains in effect for Fais, Ulithi, Yap and Ngulu in Yap State.
Summary of 1000 PM CHST...1200 UTC...Information ----------------------------------------------- Location...10.0N 145.0E
About 100 miles north-northeast of Faraulep About 195 miles north-northeast of Woleai About 230 miles north-northwest of Satawal About 240 miles south of Guam About 305 miles east of Fais About 335 miles south of Saipan About 365 miles east of Ulithi About 470 miles east of Yap About 525 miles east-northeast of Ngulu About 745 miles east-northeast of Koror Palau
Maximum sustained winds...35 mph Present movement...West-southwest...250 14 mph.
Discussion and outlook ---------------------- At 1000 PM CHST...1200 UTC...the center of Tropical Depression 02W was located near Latitude 10.0 degrees North and Longitude 145.0 degrees East. Tropical Depression 02W has moved toward the west-southwest at 14 mph and is forecast to continue a general westward track with a slight increase in forward speed tonight.
Maximum sustained winds remains at 35 mph. Tropical Depression 02W is expected to slowly intensify the next several days, possibly becoming a tropical storm on Saturday.
Next advisory ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 200 AM early Saturday morning followed by an intermediate advisory at 500 AM.
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