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CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY -------------------------- None.
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- A Tropical Storm Warning remains in effect for Guam and Rota in the southern Mariana Islands.
A Tropical Storm Watch remains in effect for Tinian, Saipan, Pagan and Agrihan in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.
SUMMARY OF 400 PM CHST...0600 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- Location...11.5N 143.2E
About 170 miles southwest of Guam About 225 miles southwest of Rota About 290 miles southwest of Tinian About 300 miles southwest of Saipan About 490 miles south-southwest of Pagan About 530 miles south-southwest of Agrihan
Maximum sustained winds...120 mph Present movement...north-northwest...330 degrees at 9 mph
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 400 PM CHST...0600 UTC...the eye of Typhoon Wutip was located by satellite and Guam Radar at Latitude 11.5 degrees North and Longitude 143.2 degrees East. Wutip is moving north-northwest at 9 mph. Wutip is expected to maintain this general direction with a slight slowing of forward speed over the next 24 hours.
Maximum sustained winds remain at 120 mph. Wutip is near maximum intensity and is expected to begin a weakening trend expected to begin within the next 24 hours.
Typhoon force winds extend outward from the center up to 60 miles. Tropical storm force winds extend outward from the center up to 195 miles to the northeast and up to 160 miles elsewhere.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 800 PM ChST followed by an intermediate advisory at 1100 PM ChST.
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