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----------511 AM ChST Sat Sep 29 2018
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY -------------------------- None.
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- A Tropical Storm Watch remains in effect for Guam and Rota.
A tropical storm watch means that tropical storm conditions... including damaging winds of 39 mph or greater...are possible within the next 24 hours.
SUMMARY OF 400 AM CHST...1800 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- Location...11.2N 146.6E
About 200 miles southeast of Guam About 220 miles south-southeast of Rota About 225 miles northeast of Faraulep About 270 miles south-southeast of Tinian About 275 miles northwest of Ulul About 275 miles south-southeast of Saipan About 485 miles east of Ulithi About 590 miles east-northeast of Yap
Maximum sustained winds...35 mph Present movement...northwest...305 degrees at 21 mph
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 400 AM CHST...1800 UTC...the center of Tropical Depression 30W was located near Latitude 11.2 degrees North and Longitude 146.6 degrees East. 30W is moving northwest at 21 mph. It is expected to make a slight turn toward the west-northwest with a slight decrease in forward speed through Sunday.
Maximum sustained winds remain 35 mph. 30W will likely become a tropical storm Saturday afternoon or Saturday night, and is forecast to continue to intensify through Wednesday.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 800 AM Saturday morning followed by an intermediate advisory at 1100 AM.
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