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----------1101 AM ChST Tue Nov 20 2018
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY -------------------------- Typhoon watch now in effect for Faraulep and Puluwat. A Tropical Storm warning is now in effect for Chuuk Lagoon. A Tropical Storm watch is now in effect for Satawal.
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- A Typhoon Watch is now in effect for Faraulep in Yap State and for Puluwat in Chuuk State.
A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Chuuk Lagoon, Lukunor and Losap in Chuuk State.
A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for Satawal in Yap State, and Fananu and Ulul in Chuuk State.
However, residents of southern Pohnpei State and the Marianas should carefully monitor the progress of Tropical Depression 34W.
SUMMARY OF 1000 AM CHST...0000 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- Location...4.8N 155.6E
About 80 miles northeast of Nukuoro About 130 miles east-southeast of Lukunor About 235 miles southwest of Pohnpei About 245 miles southeast of Losap About 315 miles southeast of Chuuk About 350 miles southeast of Fananu About 475 miles east- southeast of Puluwat About 480 miles east-southeast of Ulul About 950 miles southeast of Guam About 980 miles southeast of Saipan
Maximum sustained winds...30 mph Present movement...west-northwest...290 degrees at 10 mph
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 1000 AM CHST...0000 UTC...the center of Tropical Depression 34W was located near Latitude 4.8 degrees North and Longitude 155.6 degrees East. 34W continues west-northwest at 10 mph and is expected to maintain this general course with an increase in forward speed the next couple days.
Maximum sustained winds remain at 30 mph and 34W is expected to intensify the next couple of days possibly becoming a tropical storm later today.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service this afternoon at 200 PM ChST followed by an intermediate advisory at 500 PM.
W. Aydlett
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