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----------723 AM ChST Thu Feb 28 2019
...TROPICAL STORM WUTIP QUICKLY WEAKENING...
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY -------------------------- None.
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- None.
SUMMARY OF 700 AM CHST...2100 UTC...INFORMATION ----------------------------------------------- Location...17.0N 137.2E
About 560 miles west-northwest of Guam About 580 miles west-northwest of Saipan
Maximum sustained winds...45 mph Present movement...WNW...285 degrees at 16 mph
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 700 AM CHST...2100 UTC...the center of Tropical Storm Wutip was located near Latitude 17.0 degrees North and Longitude 137.2 degrees East. Wutip is moving west-northwest at 16 mph but is expected to slow down later today and tonight while maintaining a west-northwest to northwest heading.
The low-level circulation of Wutip has no central deep convection and has become fully exposed. Maximum sustained winds have decreased to 45 mph and continued weakening is expected until its eventual dissipation Friday.
Tropical storm force winds extend outward from the center up to 140 miles to the southeast and up to 90 miles elsewhere.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 200 PM.
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W. AYDLETT
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