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----------200 AM ChST Mon Oct 22 2018
...TROPICAL DEPRESSION 31W FORMS NNW OF POHNPEI...
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY -------------------------- None.
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- None. But residents of the Marianas should stay informed on the progress of Tropical Depression 31W.
SUMMARY OF 100 AM CHST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- Location...8.5N 157.2E
About 910 miles east-southeast of Guam About 900 miles east-southeast of Saipan About 370 miles east of Chuuk About 130 miles north-northwest of Pohnpei
Maximum sustained winds...30 mph Present movement...west...275 degrees at 14 mph
Discussion and outlook ---------------------- At 100 AM CHST...1500 UTC...the center of Tropical Depression 31W was located near Latitude 8.5 degrees North and Longitude 157.2 degrees East...moving west at 14 mph. Tropical Depression 31W is forecast to turn to a west-northwest track for the next several days and may be nearing the Mariana Islands Wednesday or Thursday.
Maximum sustained winds are 30 mph. Tropical Depression 31W is expected to intensify over the next several days, and will likely become a tropical storm later today.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 800 AM this morning.
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Middlebrooke
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