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----------115 PM ChST Sun Jan 6 2019
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY -------------------------- A tropical storm watch is now in effect for Jaluit in the Republic of the Marshall Islands.
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for Mili, Majuro, Ailinglaplap, Kwajalein and Jaluit in the Republic of the Marshall Islands.
Damaging winds of 39 mph or more are possible within 48 hours.
SUMMARY OF 100 PM CHST...0300 UTC...INFORMATION ----------------------------------------------- Location...5.3N 173.9E
About  160 miles east-southeast of Mili About  225 miles southeast of Majuro About  300 miles east of Jaluit About  370 miles east-southeast of Ailinglaplap About  480 miles east-southeast of Kwajalein About  750 miles east of Kosrae About 2060 miles east-southeast of Guam
Maximum sustained winds...30 mph Present movement...northwest...305 degrees at 12 mph
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 100 PM ChST...0300 UTC...the center of Tropical Depression 01W was located near Latitude 5.3 degrees North and Longitude 173.9 degrees East. Tropical Depression 01W is moving northwest at 12 mph. It is expected to turn to the west-northwest tonight and continue in that direction the next several days with little change in forward speed. This current motion sends 01W north of Kosrae and Pohnpei Wednesday and Thursday.
Maximum sustained winds remain at 30 mph. Slow intensification of 01W is expected the next several days. Tropical Depression 01W could become a tropical storm Monday.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- An intermediate advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 500 PM followed by the next scheduled advisory at 800 PM.
W. Aydlett
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