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CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY -------------------------- None.
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- Typhoon warnings remain in effect for Rota, Tinian and Saipan.
A Tropical Storm Warning remains in effect for Guam, Alamagan, Pagan, and Agrihan.
Typhoon conditions are expected this evening through late Thursday morning at Rota, Tinian and Saipan.
Tropical storm conditions are expected for Guam late this afternoon through Thursday evening.
Tropical storm conditions are expected at Alamagan, Pagan, and Agrihan around midnight tonight through late Thursday evening.
SUMMARY OF 400 PM CHST...0600 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- Location...13.9N 147.1E
About 130 miles east of Rota About 125 miles southeast of Tinian About 125 miles southeast of Saipan About 160 miles east of Guam About 275 miles south-southeast of Alamagan About 305 miles south-southeast of Pagan About 350 miles south-southeast of Agrihan
Maximum sustained winds...150 mph Present movement...west-northwest...295 degrees at 12 mph
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 400 PM CHST...0600 UTC...the eye of Super Typhoon Yutu was located near Latitude 13.9 degrees North and Longitude 147.1 degrees East. Yutu is moving west-northwest at 12 mph and is expected to continue this motion through Friday. The current track brings Yutu just south of Tinian early Thursday morning.
Maximum sustained winds remain at 150 mph. Yutu is expected to continue intensifying through at least Friday and is forecast to pass near Tinian as a extremely dangerous category 5 typhoon.
Typhoon force winds extend outward from the center up to 65 miles. Tropical storm force winds extend outward from the center up to 205 miles.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 800 PM ChST followed by an intermediate advisory at 1100 PM ChST.
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