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----------200 AM ChST Sat Mar 31 2018
...JELAWAT PEAKS AT SUPER TYPHOON INTENSITY...
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY -------------------------- None.
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- None.
SUMMARY OF 100 AM CHST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- Location...17.1N 139.5E
About 535 miles north of Yap About 430 miles northwest of Guam About 435 miles west-northwest of Saipan About 425 miles west-southwest of Agrihan
Maximum sustained winds...150 mph Present movement...ENE...60 degrees...at 13 mph.
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 100 AM CHST...1500 UTC...the center of Super Typhoon Jelawat was located near latitude 17.1 degrees north and longitude 139.5 degrees east...moving east-northeast at 13 mph. This east-northeastward movement is expected to continue through Sunday, followed by a slow turn to the east with decreasing forward speed on Monday.
Maximum sustained winds have increased to 150 mph, making Jelawat a super typhoon. A steady weakening trend is expected to begin later this morning, possibly reducing Jelawat to a tropical storm as early as Sunday evening.
Typhoon force winds extend outward up to 45 miles from the center. Tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 175 miles east of the center, and up to 155 miles west of the center.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 800 AM ChST this morning.
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Middlebrooke
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