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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
TROPICAL STORM CHAN-HOM (09W) LOCAL STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
357 PM CHST SUN JUL 5 2015

...TROPICAL STORM CHAN-HOM PASSING OVER ROTA...

.NEW INFORMATION...
TYPHOON WARNING FOR TINIAN AND SAIPAN IS CANCELLED.
TYPHOON WATCH FOR GUAM AND ROTA IS CANCELLED.
A TROPICAL STORM WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR GUAM.

.AREAS AFFECTED...
THIS LOCAL STATEMENT PROVIDES INFORMATION AND RECOMMENDED ACTIONS
FOR PEOPLE IN THE MARIANA ISLANDS AND SURROUNDING WATERS.

.WATCHES/WARNINGS...
THE TYPHOON WARNING FOR SAIPAN AND TINIAN IS CANCELLED.

THE TYPHOON WATCH FOR GUAM AND ROTA IS CANCELLED.

A TROPICAL STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR ROTA AND ROTA
WATERS.

A TROPICAL STORM WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR GUAM AND GUAM
WATERS.

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR TINIAN AND SAIPAN IS CANCELLED.

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR GUAM AND ROTA.

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR GUAM AND ROTA.

PLEASE CHECK THE LATEST PUBLIC AND MARINE FORECASTS FOR DETAILED
INFORMATION ABOUT ANY ADDITIONAL HAZARDS FOR TINIAN AND SAIPAN.

.STORM INFORMATION...
AT 100 PM CHST...0300 UTC...THE CENTER OF TROPICAL STORM CHAN-HOM
WAS LOCATED BY RADAR IN THE ROTA CHANNEL NEAR LATITUDE 13.9
DEGREES NORTH AND LONGITUDE 144.9 DEGREES EAST. THIS IS ABOUT
25 MILES NORTH-NORTHEAST OF GUAM...30 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
ROTA...95 MILES SOUTH-SOUTHWEST OF TINIAN AND 105 MILES SOUTH-
SOUTHWEST OF SAIPAN.

.SITUATION OVERVIEW...
TROPICAL STORM CHAN-HOM HAS STALLED IN THE ROTA CHANNEL THE LAST
TWO HOURS...BUT IS NOW SHOWING INDICATIONS OF LOOPING COUNTER-
CLOCKWISE BEFORE HEADING OUT SLOWLY TO THE NORTHWEST.

.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CLOSELY MONITOR NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR OTHER LOCAL NEWS OUTLETS
FOR OFFICIAL STORM INFORMATION.

&&

.NEXT UPDATE...
THE NEXT LOCAL STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN TIYAN AROUND 9 PM...OR SOONER IF CONDITIONS WARRANT.

GUZ001-PMZ151-051400-
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/O.EXA.PGUM.TR.W.0004.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
GUAM-GUAM COASTAL WATERS-
357 PM CHST SUN JUL 5 2015

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...

...PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT. BE ALERT FOR FLOODING IN YOUR
AREA. MAINTAIN READINESS FOR TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS. STAY AWAY
FROM COASTLINES. FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS ISSUED BY YOUR LOCAL EMERGENCY
MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS. LISTEN FOR UPDATED FORECASTS...STATEMENTS OR
WARNINGS.

&&

...WINDS AND SEAS...
SOUTHWEST WINDS AT 35 TO 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THIS EVENING.
WINDS WILL DIMINISH TO 25 TO 35 MPH LATE TONIGHT.

SEAS OF 10 TO 13 FEET WILL PERSIST THROUGH TONIGHT.

...STORM SURGE AND STORM TIDE...
EXPECT HAZARDOUS SURF OF 10 TO 12 FEET ON EAST FACING REEFS...
8 TO 10 FEET ON SOUTH AND WEST FACING REEFS AND 6 TO 9 FEET ON
NORTH FACING REEFS THROUGH MONDAY. SURF WILL SUBSIDE BY MONDAY
EVENING.

COASTAL INUNDATION OF 1 TO 2 FEET IS POSSIBLE AS CHAN-HOM PASSES.

...FLOODING...
A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 2 TO
4 INCHES IS POSSIBLE THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

$$

GUZ002-PMZ152-051400-
/O.CAN.PGUM.TY.A.0003.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/O.CON.PGUM.TR.W.0004.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
ROTA-ROTA COASTAL WATERS-
357 PM CHST SUN JUL 5 2015

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT...
...TYPHOON WATCH IS CANCELLED...

...PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT. BE ALERT FOR FLOODING IN YOUR
AREA. MAINTAIN READINESS FOR TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS. STAY AWAY
FROM COASTLINES. FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS ISSUED BY YOUR LOCAL EMERGENCY
MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS. LISTEN FOR UPDATED FORECASTS...STATEMENTS OR
WARNINGS.

&&

...WINDS AND SEAS...
SOUTH WINDS AT 35 TO 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THIS EVENING.
WINDS WILL DIMINISH TO 25 TO 35 MPH LATE TONIGHT.

SEAS OF 10 TO 13 FEET WILL PERSIST THROUGH TONIGHT.

...STORM SURGE AND STORM TIDE...
EXPECT HAZARDOUS SURF OF 10 TO 12 FEET ON EAST FACING REEFS...
8 TO 10 FEET ON SOUTH AND WEST FACING REEFS AND 6 TO 9 FEET ON
NORTH FACING REEFS THROUGH MONDAY. SURF WILL SUBSIDE BY MONDAY
EVENING.

COASTAL INUNDATION OF 1 TO 2 FEET IS POSSIBLE AS CHAN-HOM PASSES.

...FLOODING...
A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 2 TO
4 INCHES IS POSSIBLE THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

GUZ003-004-PMZ153-154-050700-
/O.CAN.PGUM.TY.W.0003.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
TINIAN-SAIPAN-TINIAN COASTAL WATERS-SAIPAN COASTAL WATERS-
357 PM CHST SUN JUL 5 2015

...TYPHOON WARNING IS CANCELLED...

...PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STAY AWAY FROM EXPOSED REEFS AND BEACHES UNTIL HAZARDOUS SURF
SUBSIDES. OPERATORS OF SMALL CRAFT SHOULD STAY IN PORT.

&&

...WINDS AND SEAS...
SOUTHWEST WINDS AT 25 TO 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT...DIMINISHING
ON MONDAY.

SEAS OF 11 TO 14 FEET TONIGHT WILL FALL TO 10 TO 11 FEET ON
MONDAY.

...STORM SURGE AND STORM TIDE...
FOR DETAILS ON HAZARDOUS SURF...SEE THE LATEST HIGH SURF ADVISORY.


...FLOODING...
THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN CANCELLED. TO FURTHER HEAVY RAIN IS
EXPECTED.

$$



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