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----------728 AM ChST Mon Mar 26 2018
Changes with this advisory -------------------------- The Tropical Storm Warning for Koror in the Republic of Palau is cancelled.
The Tropical Storm Watch for Ulithi and Fais in Yap State is cancelled.
Watches and warnings -------------------- A Tropical Storm Warning remains in effect for Yap and Ngulu in Yap State, and Kayangel in the Republic of Palau.
 Summary of 700 AM CHST...2100 UTC...Information ---------------------------------------------- Location...7.1N 138.2E
About 95 miles south-southeast of Ngulu About 165 miles south of Yap About 215 miles south-southwest of Ulithi About 240 miles southwest of Fais About 250 miles east-southeast of Kayangel About 260 miles east of Koror About 625 miles southwest of Guam
Maximum sustained winds...35 mph Present movement...west-northwest...285 degrees at 8 mph
Discussion and outlook ---------------------- At 700 AM CHST...2100 UTC...the center of Tropical Depression Jelawat was located near Latitude 7.1 North and Longitude 138.2 East. Jelawat is moving toward the west-northwest at 8 mph. It is expected to make a slight turn toward the northwest with little change in forward speed this afternoon and evening. This will take Jelawat passing between Ngulu and Kayangel this evening.
Maximum sustained winds remain at 35 mph. Tropical Depression Jelawat is forecast to maintain its current intensity through this morning then gradually strengthen this afternoon. It might become a tropical storm this evening.
Next advisory ------------- An intermediate advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 1100 AM followed by the next scheduled advisory at 200 PM this afternoon.
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