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----------1059 PM ChST Thu Feb 21 2019
...TYPHOON WUTIP CONTINUES WEST-NORTHWEST AND INTENSIFIES...
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 and Typhoon Watch remain in effect for Faraulep in Yap State.
A Tropical Storm Warning remain in effect for Ulul in Chuuk State.
A Tropical Storm Watch remains in effect for Guam, Rota, Tinian, and Saipan in the Mariana Islands and Woleai in Yap State.
SUMMARY OF 1000 PM CHST...1200 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- Location...7.1N 148.7E
About  25 miles west of Puluwat About 115 miles east of Satawal About 120 miles southwest of Ulul About 215 miles west of Chuuk About 305 miles east-southeast of Faraulep About 515 miles south-southeast of Guam About 590 miles south-southeast of Saipan
Maximum sustained winds...95 mph Present movement...west-northwest...300 degrees at 16 mph
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 1000 PM CHST...1200 UTC...the center of Typhoon Wutip was located near Latitude 7.1 degrees North and Longitude 148.7 degrees East. Wutip is moving west-northwest at 16 mph. It is expected to make a slight turn toward the northwest with a slight decrease in forward speed over the next 24 hours.
Maximum sustained winds have increased to 95 mph. Wutip is forecast to intensify through Saturday.
Typhoon force winds extend outward from the center up to 35 miles. Tropical storm force winds extend outward from the center up to 165 miles.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 200 AM ChST early Friday morning followed by an intermediate advisory at 500 AM ChST.
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Ziobro
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