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----------107 AM ChST Fri Feb 22 2019
...TYPHOON WUTIP CONTINUES TO INTENSIFY...
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 100 AM CHST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- Location...7.4N 148.3E
About  55 miles west-northwest of Puluwat About  85 miles east of Satawal About 125 miles southwest of Ulul About 240 miles west of Chuuk About 270 miles east-southeast of Faraulep About 300 miles east of Woleai About 480 miles south-southeast of Guam About 510 miles south-southeast of Rota About 555 miles south-southeast of Tinian About 560 miles south-southeast of Saipan
Maximum sustained winds...100 mph Present movement...west-northwest...295 degrees at 8 mph
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 100 AM CHST...1500 UTC...the center of Typhoon Wutip was located near Latitude 7.4 degrees North and Longitude 148.3 degrees East. Wutip is moving west-northwest at 8 mph. It is expected to make a slight turn toward the northwest with an increase in forward speed over the next 24 hours. It is expected to pass southwest of the Mariana Islands late Saturday night and early Sunday morning.
Maximum sustained winds have increased to 100 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 150 miles.
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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Ziobro
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