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TROPICAL STORM NOUL (06W) ADVISORY NUMBER 10
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU WP062015
800 PM CHST TUE MAY 5 2015

...TROPICAL STORM NOUL EDGING CLOSER TO YAP ISLAND...

CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY
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THE TROPICAL STORM WARNING FOR ULITHI IS CANCELLED.

WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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A TYPHOON WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR YAP ISLAND IN YAP STATE.
TYPHOON CONDITIONS...INCLUDING DESTRUCTIVE WINDS OF 74 MPH OR
MORE...ARE EXPECTED WITHIN THE NEXT 12 TO 24 HOURS.

SUMMARY OF 700 PM CHST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...9.5N 138.8E

ABOUT  50 MILES EAST OF YAP
ABOUT  60 MILES WEST-SOUTHWEST OF ULITHI
ABOUT 120 MILES NORTHEAST OF NGULU
ABOUT 335 MILES EAST-NORTHEAST OF KOROR AND
ABOUT 485 MILES WEST-SOUTHWEST OF GUAM

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...65 MPH
PRESENT MOVEMENT...WEST...270 DEGREES AT 2 MPH

DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK
----------------------
AT 700 PM CHST...0900 UTC...THE CENTER OF TROPICAL STORM NOUL WAS
LOCATED BY SATELLITE NEAR LATITUDE 9.5 DEGREES NORTH AND LONGITUDE
138.8 DEGREES EAST. NOUL IS DRIFTING TO THE WEST AT AROUND 2 MPH...BUT
IS EXPECTED TO RESUME A GENERAL WESTWARD AND THEN WEST-NORTHWARD MOTION
LATER TONIGHT. THE CURRENT TRACK WILL TAKE NOUL OVER YAP SOMETIME OVER
NIGHT OR EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS REMAIN AT 65 MPH...AND TROPICAL STORM
FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUT 50 TO 70 MILES FROM THE CENTER. TROPICAL
STORM NOUL IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO INTENSIFY OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS...
AND EXPECTED TO BECOME A TYPHOON LATER THIS EVENING.

NEXT ADVISORY
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AN INTERMEDIATE ADVISORY WILL BE ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE AT 1100 PM...FOLLOWED BY THE NEXT SCHEDULED ADVISORY AT
200 AM EARLY WEDNESDAY.

$$

EDSON


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