TCPPQ1 05:09:55.9049

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----------709 PM ChST Fri Sep 21 2018
...TROPICAL DEPRESSION 28W IS NOW A TROPICAL STORM...
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY -------------------------- The Tropical Storm Watch for Rota, Tinian and Saipan has been canceled.
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- None.
SUMMARY OF 700 PM CHST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- Location...15.3N 142.9E
About 175 miles west-northwest of Rota About 180 miles northwest of Guam About 180 miles west of Tinian About 190 miles west of Saipan
Maximum sustained winds...40 mph Present movement...northwest...310 degrees at 12 mph
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 700 PM CHST...0900 UTC...the center of Tropical Storm 28W was located near Latitude 15.3 degrees North and Longitude 142.9 degrees East. 28W is moving northwest at 12 mph. It is expected to make a slight turn toward the west-northwest with little change in forward speed over the next 24 hours.
Maximum sustained winds have increased to 40 mph. 28W is forecast to intensify through Saturday.
Tropical storm force winds extend outward from the center up to 120 miles.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 200 AM ChST early Saturday morning.
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Ziobro
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