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----------458 AM ChST Mon Mar 26 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.
Summary of 400 AM CHST...1800 UTC...Information ---------------------------------------------- Location...6.8N 138.6E
About 130 miles southeast of Ngulu About 155 miles southwest of Sorol About 190 miles south of Yap About 225 miles south-southwest of Ulithi About 245 miles south-southwest of Fais About 280 miles east-southeast of Kayangel About 290 miles east of Koror About 300 miles east of Peleliu About 305 miles east of Angaur About 620 miles southwest of Guam
Maximum sustained winds...35 mph Present movement...west-northwest...285 degrees at 14 mph
Discussion and outlook ---------------------- At 400 AM CHST...1800 UTC...the center of Tropical Depression Jelawat was located near Latitude 6.8 North and Longitude 138.6 East. Jelawat is moving toward the west-northwest at 14 mph. It is expected to make a slight turn toward the northwest with a slight decrease in forward speed this afternoon and evening.
Maximum sustained winds remain at 35 mph. Tropical Depression Jelawat is forecast to maintain this intensity through this morning then gradually strengthen this afternoon and might become a tropical storm this evening.
Next advisory ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 800 AM later this morning followed by an intermediate advisory at 1100 AM.
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