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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
652 AM CHST SAT JUL 5 2014

PMZ161-171-050700-
KOROR PALAU-YAP-
652 AM CHST SAT JUL 5 2014

...TYPHOON NEOGURI CONTINUES TO MOVE FARTHER AWAY FROM YAP STATE...

TROPICAL STORM NEOGURI HAS BECOME A TYPHOON THIS MORNING AS IT PULLS
FARTHER NORTH OF YAP STATE. SPORADIC SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ALONG
WITH GUSTY WINDS AND LARGE WAVES WILL LINGER ACROSS NORTHWESTERN YAP
STATE THROUGH THIS EVENING. WEATHER AND SEA CONDITIONS ACROSS THE
REPUBLIC OF PALAU HAVE ALREADY IMPROVED OVERNIGHT AND THIS TREND
WILL CONTINUE TODAY.

ON YAP...ULITHI AND FAIS...SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED UNTIL THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL
GRADUALLY DIMINISH TONIGHT. HEAVY RAINFALL IS NO LONGER EXPECTED FOR
THESE LOCATIONS. SEAS OF 10 TO 12 FEET TODAY WILL STEADILY DECREASE
TO BETWEEN 8 TO 9 FEET BY SUNDAY EVENING.

COMBINED SEAS WILL REMAIN HAZARDOUS FOR OPERATORS OF SMALL CRAFT IN
THE WATERS OF NORTHWESTERN YAP STATE UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
INTER-ISLAND TRAVEL BY BOAT IS STILL NOT RECOMMENDED UNTIL MONDAY.

PLEASE REFER TO THE WESTERN MICRONESIA COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR
WEATHER AND SEA CONDITIONS FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS. THIS IS THE LAST
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ON
TYPHOON NEOGURI.

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CHAN




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