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----------200 AM ChST Wed Oct 3 2018
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY -------------------------- None.
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- None.
SUMMARY OF 100 AM CHST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION ----------------------------------------------- Location...19.2N 130.9E
About  825 miles northwest of Yap About  855 miles north-northwest of Koror About 1000 miles west-northwest of Guam About 1020 miles west-northwest of Saipan About  535 miles south-southeast of Okinawa
Maximum sustained winds...155 mph Present movement...NW...315 degrees at 12 mph
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 100 AM CHST...1500 UTC...the eye of Super Typhoon Kong-rey was located near Latitude 19.2 degrees North and Longitude 130.9 degrees East...moving northwest at 12 mph. Kong-rey is expected to maintain this general motion and speed today, then gradually turn toward the north tonight through Friday.
Super Typhoon Kong-rey has peaked, and maximum sustained winds have decreased to 155 mph. Slow weakening is forecast the next few days, taking Kong-rey below super typhoon intensity later today.
Typhoon force winds extend out up to 70 miles from the center, and tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 230 miles.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 800 AM this morning.
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