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----------451 AM ChST Thu Feb 21 2019
...TROPICAL STORM WUTIP SOUTHWEST OF CHUUK...
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY -------------------------- None.
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- A Typhoon Warning remains in effect for Satawal in Yap State. and for Puluwat in Chuuk State.
A Tropical Storm Warning remains in effect for Fananu, Ulul, Lukunor, Losap and Chuuk in Chuuk State.
A Typhoon Watch remains in effect for Faraulep in Yap State.
Residents of the Marianas should carefully monitor the progress of Tropical Storm Wutip.
SUMMARY OF 400 AM CHST...1800 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- Location...4.8N 149.4E
About 160 miles south of Puluwat About 240 miles southeast of Satawal About 250 miles southwest of Chuuk About 260 miles south of Ulul About 265 miles west-southwest of Losap About 310 miles west of Lukunor About 325 miles southwest of Fananu About 390 miles west of Nukuoro About 425 miles southeast of Faraulep About 675 miles south-southeast of Guam About 755 miles south-southeast of Saipan
Maximum sustained winds...65 mph Present movement...west...280 degrees at 13 mph
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 400 AM CHST...1800 UTC...the center of Tropical Storm Wutip was located near Latitude 4.8 degrees North and Longitude 149.4 degrees East. Wutip is moving west at 13 mph. It is expected to make a slight turn toward the west- northwest with little change in forward speed over the next 24 hours.
Maximum sustained winds remain at 65 mph. Wutip is forecast to intensify through Friday possibly becoming a typhoon later today.
Tropical storm force winds extend outward from the center up to 185 miles to the southwest and up to 150 miles elsewhere.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 800 AM ChST followed by an intermediate advisory at 1100 AM ChST.
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Ziobro
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