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----------713 PM ChST Sun Sep 30 2018
...KONG-REY BECOMES A TYPHOON...
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY -------------------------- None.
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- None.
SUMMARY OF 700 PM CHST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION ----------------------------------------------- Location...14.7N 137.6E
About 360 miles north of Yap About 485 miles west of Guam About 510 miles west of Rota About 535 miles west of Tinian About 545 miles west of Saipan
Maximum sustained winds...75 mph Present movement...northwest...310 degrees at 10 mph
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 700 PM CHST...0900 UTC...the center of Typhoon Kong-rey was located near Latitude 14.7 degrees North and Longitude 137.6 degrees East. Kong-rey is moving northwest at 10 mph. It is expected to maintain this general course and speed through the next few days.
Maximum sustained winds have increased to 75 mph. Kong-rey is forecast to intensify through at least Wednesday.
Typhoon force winds extend outward from the center up to 40 miles to the east and up to 10 miles to the west. Tropical storm force winds extend outward from the center up to 150 miles.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 200 AM ChST early Monday morning.
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Ziobro
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