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CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY -------------------------- None.
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- A Tropical Storm Warning remains in effect for Nukuoro in Pohnpei State and Lukunor, Losap and Chuuk in Chuuk State.
A Tropical Storm Watch remains in effect for Fananu, Puluwat and Ulul in Chuuk State and Satawal in Yap State.
Residents of the Marianas should carefully monitor the progress of Tropical Depression TWO.
SUMMARY OF 100 AM CHST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- Location...4.4N 156.4E
About 105 miles east-northeast of Nukuoro About 125 miles south-southwest of Sapwuafik About 185 miles east-southeast of Lukunor About 215 miles southwest of Pohnpei About 305 miles southeast of Losap About 375 miles southeast of Chuuk About 405 miles southeast of Fananu About 1010 miles southeast of Guam
Maximum sustained winds...35 mph Present movement...west...270 degrees at 15 mph
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 100 AM CHST...1500 UTC...the center of Tropical Depression 02W was located near Latitude 4.4 degrees North and Longitude 156.4 degrees East. 02W is moving west at 15 mph. It is expected to make a slight turn toward the west-northwest with a slight decrease in forward speed over the next 24 hours.
Maximum sustained winds remain at 35 mph. 02W is forecast to intensify through Thursday possibly becoming a tropical storm later today.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- An intermediate advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 500 AM ChST followed by the next scheduled advisory at 800 AM ChST.
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