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----------800 PM ChST Sun Jan 6 2019
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY -------------------------- None.
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 700 PM CHST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION ----------------------------------------------- Location...5.6N 173.6E
About  135 miles east-southeast of Mili About  195 miles east-southeast of Majuro About  275 miles east of Jaluit About  345 miles east-southeast of Ailinglaplap About  450 miles east-southeast of Kwajalein About  730 miles east of Kosrae About 2035 miles east-southeast of Guam
Maximum sustained winds...30 mph Present movement...NW...315 degrees at 9 mph
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 700 PM ChST...0900 UTC...the center of Tropical Depression 01W was located near Latitude 5.6 degrees North and Longitude 173.6 degrees East...moving northwest at 9 mph. A turn to the west-northwest is expected tonight, and a general west-northwest motion will continue the next several days with little change in forward speed. This forecast track takes 01W across Mili Monday afternoon, south of Majuro Monday night, and north of Jaluit Tuesday morning.
Maximum sustained winds remain at 30 mph. Slow intensification of 01W is expected the next several days and it could become a tropical storm Monday night or Tuesday.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- An intermediate advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 11 PM tonight, followed by the next scheduled advisory at 2 AM Monday morning.
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