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TYPHOON MAYSAK (04W) ADVISORY NUMBER 16
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU WP042015
800 AM CHST TUE MAR 31 2015

...TYPHOON MAYSAK NEARING SUPERTYPHOON STRENGTH EAST OF FAIS...

CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY
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A TYPHOON WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR YAP ISLAND IN YAP STATE.

WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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A TYPHOON WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR YAP ISLAND IN YAP STATE.
DAMAGING WINDS OF 39 MPH OR MORE ARE EXPECTED TO BEGIN AROUND
MIDNIGHT AND TYPHOON FORCE WINDS OF 74 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY
MORNING.

A TYPHOON WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR FARAULEP IN YAP STATE.
TYPHOON FORCE WINDS OF 74 MPH OR MORE HAVE LIKELY ENDED. TROPICAL
STORM FORCE WINDS OF 39 MPH OR MORE ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THIS
MORNING.

A TYPHOON WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR FAIS AND ULITHI IN YAP
STATE. TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS OF 39 MPH OR MORE ARE EXPECTED
WITHIN THE NEXT 12 HOURS. TYPHOON FORCE WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BEGIN
THIS AFTERNOON ON FAIS AND THIS EVENING ON ULITHI.

A TROPICAL STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR WOLEAI IN YAP STATE.
DAMAGING WINDS OF 39 MPH OR MORE ARE EXPECTED THIS MORNING.

SUMMARY OF 700 AM CHST...2100 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...9.5N 143.1E

ABOUT 115 MILES WEST-NORTHWEST OF FARAULEP
ABOUT 155 MILES NORTH-NORTHWEST OF WOLEAI
ABOUT 175 MILES EAST OF FAIS
ABOUT 240 MILES EAST OF ULITHI
ABOUT 295 MILES SOUTH-SOUTHWEST OF GUAM AND
ABOUT 340 MILES EAST OF YAP

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...145 MPH
PRESENT MOVEMENT...WEST-NORTHWEST...290 DEGREES AT 14 MPH

DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK
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AT 700 AM CHST...2100 UTC...THE EYE OF TYPHOON MAYSAK WAS LOCATED
NEAR LATITUDE 9.5 NORTH AND LONGITUDE 143.1 EAST...MOVING WEST-
NORTHWEST AT 14 MPH. MAYSAK IS EXPECTED TO FOLLOW A GENERAL WEST-
NORTHWEST COURSE WITH LITTLE CHANGE IN FORWARD SPEED THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE LATEST FORECAST TRACK BRINGS THE EYE OF
MAYSAK THROUGH YAP STATE VERY CLOSE TO OR JUST NORTH OF FAIS THIS
AFTERNOON AND VERY CLOSE TO OR JUST NORTH OF ULITHI THIS EVENING.

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS REMAIN AT 145 MPH. MAYSAK IS EXPECTED TO
GRADUALLY INTENSIFY DURING THE NEXT 24 HOURS AND COULD BECOME A
SUPERTYPHOON THIS AFTERNOON.

TYPHOON FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUTWARD UP TO 45 MILES FROM THE CENTER.
TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUTWARD UP TO 130 MILES NORTH OF
THE CENTER AND 110 MILES SOUTH OF THE CENTER.

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

$$

WILLIAMS


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