TCPPQ1 03:16:40.6154

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----------500 PM ChST Sun Mar 25 2018
Changes with this advisory -------------------------- None.
Watches and warnings -------------------- A tropical storm warning remains in effect for Kayangel and Koror in the Republic of Palau, and for Yap Island and Ngulu in Yap State.
A tropical storm watch is in effect for Ulithi and Fais in Yap State.
A tropical storm warning means that damaging winds of at least 39 mph are expected within the next 12 to 24 hours.
Summary of 400 PM CHST...0600 UTC...Information ---------------------------------------------- Location...6.4N 140.3E
About 230 miles southeast of Ngulu About 235 miles south of Fais About 245 miles south of Ulithi About 255 miles west-southwest of Woleai About 260 miles southeast of Yap About 330 miles west-southwest of Faraulep About 400 miles east-southeast of Kayangel About 410 miles east of Koror About 575 miles south-southwest of Guam
Maximum sustained winds...35 mph Present movement...west-northwest...295 degrees at 12 mph
Discussion and outlook ---------------------- At 400 PM CHST...0600 UTC...the center of Tropical Depression 03W was located near Latitude 6.4 North and Longitude 140.3 East. Tropical Depression 03W was moving toward the west-northwest at 12 mph. It is expected to continue heading in this direction through Monday with a slight decrease in forward speed. Tropical Depression 03W will slowly turn to the north Monday night and Tuesday.
Maximum sustained winds remain at 35 mph. Tropical Depression 03W is forecast to slowly intensify the next few days, possibly becoming a tropical storm tonight.
Next advisory ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 800 PM ChST followed by an intermediate advisory at 1100 PM ChST.
W. Aydlett
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