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----------800 AM ChST Thu Mar 29 2018
Changes with this advisory -------------------------- None.
Watches and warnings -------------------- None.
Summary of 700 AM CHST...2100 UTC...Information ---------------------------------------------- Location...15.5N 135.3E
About 455 miles north-northwest of Yap About 570 miles north of Koror About 645 miles west-northwest of Guam
Maximum sustained winds...65 mph Present movement...north-northwest...335 degrees at 8 mph
Discussion and outlook ---------------------- At 700 AM CHST...2100 UTC...the center of Tropical Storm Jelawat was located near latitude 15.5 north and longitude 135.3 east, moving north-northwest at 8 mph. Jelawat is expected to track slowly north today and tonight, then turn northeast on Friday.
Maximum sustained winds have increased to 65 mph. Tropical Storm Jelawat is forecast to intensify, and may become a typhoon later this morning or this afternoon.
Tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 160 miles east of the center, and up to 115 miles west of the center.
Next advisory ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 200 PM ChST this afternoon.
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