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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
1230 PM CHST TUE SEP 27 2016

GUZ001>004-PMZ151>154-272200-
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-MARIANAS COASTAL WATERS-
1230 PM CHST TUE SEP 27 2016

...TROPICAL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE THROUGH THE MARIANAS...

A TROPICAL DISTURBANCE IS CENTERED ABOUT 560 MILES EAST OF GUAM AND
485 MILES EAST OF SAIPAN...NEAR LATITUDE 15 DEGREES NORTH AND
LONGITUDE 153 DEGREES EAST. IT IS PRODUCING WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AS IT MOVES TOWARD THE WEST-SOUTHWEST AT ABOUT 16 MPH.
SATELLITE-DERIVED WINDS INDICATE WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WELL NORTH
OF THE CENTER AND 10 TO 15 MPH SOUTH OF THE CENTER.

ON ITS CURRENT TRACK...THIS DISTURBANCE IS EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH
THE MARIANAS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. AS IT DOES...SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY...WITH LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN AND WIND
GUSTS OF 30 TO 35 MPH WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT. AFTER THE
CENTER PASSES THE MARIANAS...SCATTERED LOCALLY HEAVY SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL LIKELY PERSIST THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT.

WEATHER CONDITIONS MAY BE HAZARDOUS OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS. IF YOU
ARE PLANNING ANY OUTDOOR OR MARINE ACTIVITIES...BE AWARE OF CURRENT
CONDITIONS AND STAY INFORMED ON THE LATEST STATEMENTS AND POSSIBLE
ADVISORIES ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AND LOCAL
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICES. PRODUCTS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE ARE POSTED ON THE WFO GUAM WEB PAGE AT
WWW.PRH.NOAA.GOV/GUAM/ (ALL LOWER CASE).

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MIDDLEBROOKE



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