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----------753 PM ChST Wed Oct 24 2018
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 tonight through Thursday evening.
Tropical storm conditions are expected at Alamagan, Pagan, and Agrihan around midnight tonight through late Thursday evening.
SUMMARY OF 733 PM CHST...0933 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- Location...14.3N 146.7E
About 90 miles southeast of Tinian About 85 miles southeast of Saipan About 100 miles east of Rota About 145 miles east-northeast of Guam About 240 miles south-southeast of Alamagan About 270 miles south of Pagan About 320 miles south of Agrihan
Maximum sustained winds...165 mph Present movement...north-northwest...340 degrees at 12 mph
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 733 PM CHST...0933 UTC...the eye of Super Typhoon Yutu was located by radar near Latitude 14.3 degrees North and Longitude 146.7 degrees East. Yutu is moving north-northwest at 12 mph and is expected to turn towards the northwest. The current track brings Yutu just south of Tinian early Thursday morning.
Maximum sustained winds have increased to 165 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 75 miles. Tropical storm force winds extend outward from the center up to 235 miles.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- An intermediate advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 1100 PM ChST followed by the next scheduled advisory at 200 AM ChST early Thursday morning.
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