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----------500 PM ChST Sat Feb 10 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, and for Kayangel in the Republic of Palau.
Summary of 400 PM CHST...0600 UTC...Information ----------------------------------------------- Location...7.6N 141.5E
About  220 miles west-southwest of Faraulep        165 miles south-southeast of Fais        165 miles west of Woleai        205 miles southeast of Ulithi        460 miles south-southwest of Guam        265 miles east-southeast of Yap        280 miles east of Ngulu        465 miles east of Kayangel Palau        485 miles east of Koror Palau
Maximum sustained winds...30 mph Present movement...west-southwest...250 13 mph.
Discussion and outlook ---------------------- At 400 PM CHST...0600 UTC...the center of Tropical Depression 02W was located on satellite near Latitude 7.6 degrees North and Longitude 141.5 degrees East. Tropical Depression 02W has moved toward the west-southwest at 13 mph. TD 02W is expected to turn more westward over the next 24 hours with an increase in forward speed.
Maximum sustained winds remain at 30 mph. Tropical Depression 02W is expected to slowly intensify the next few days, possibly becoming a tropical storm late Sunday.
Next advisory ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 800 PM followed by an intermediate advisory at 1100 PM tonight.
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