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----------1106 AM ChST Sat Sep 29 2018
...TROPICAL STORM 30W STRENGTHENS WHILE MOVING NORTHWEST...
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 still possible this afternoon.
SUMMARY OF 1000 AM CHST...0000 UTC...INFORMATION ------------------------------------------------ Location...12.4N 144.7E
About  75 miles south of Guam About 125 miles south-southwest of Rota About 190 miles south-southwest of Tinian About 200 miles south-southwest of Saipan About 370 miles east-northeast of Ulithi About 490 miles east-northeast of Yap
Maximum sustained winds...40 mph Present movement...northwest...320 degrees at 26 mph
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 1000 AM CHST...0000 UTC...the center of Tropical Storm 30W was located near Latitude 12.4 degrees North and Longitude 144.7 degrees East...moving northwest at 26 mph. It is expected to make a slight turn toward the west-northwest with a decrease in forward speed this afternoon through Sunday.
Maximum sustained winds remain at 40 mph. Tropical Storm 30W is forecast to intensify over the next few days.
Tropical storm force winds extend up to 50 miles northeast of the center, and up to 100 miles to the southwest.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 200 PM ChST followed by an intermediate advisory at 500 PM ChST.
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Ziobro
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