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WTZS81 NSTU 271007
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
TROPICAL CYCLONE 05F - LOCAL STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PAGO PAGO AS
1107 PM SST FRI DEC 26 2014

...TROPICAL STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT AS TROPICAL DEPRESSION
05F MOVES CLOSER TO TUTUILA AND MANUA...

...NEW INFORMATION...
UPDATED POSITION AND MOVEMENT OF TROPICAL DEPRESSION 05F

...AREAS AFFECTED...
THIS LOCAL STATEMENT PROVIDES INFORMATION FOR ALL ISLANDS OF
AMERICAN SAMOA

...WATCHES/WARNINGS...
A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR ALL ISLANDS.

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR SWAINS ISLAND COASTAL WATERS.

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR ALL ISLANDS.

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR ALL ISLANDS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR TUTUILA AND MANUA
COASTAL WATERS.

A TROPICAL STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT.

A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR NORTHERN WATERS OF TUTUILA AND
MANU`A.

...STORM INFORMATION...
AT 630 PM SST...THE CENTER OF TROPICAL DEPRESSION 05F WAS LOCATED
NEAR LATITUDE 11.9S...LONGITUDE 171.0W...OR ABOUT 170 MILES NORTH
OF TUTUILA...OR 160 MILES NORTHWEST OF MANU`A...TROPICAL
DEPRESSION 05F IS MOVING SOUTH-SOUTHEAST SLOWLY. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS ARE NEAR 35 MPH.

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

HEAVY RAINFALL AND RUNOFFS MAY CAUSE SMALL STREAMS TO OVERFLOW...
RESULTING IN FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS AND ROADWAYS. PLEASE
TAKE EXTRA CAUTION WHEN DRIVING THROUGH FLOOD ROADS.

MUD AND LANDSLIDES ARE ALSO POSSIBLE ALONG STEEP SLOPES AND
MOUNTAINOUS AREAS AS GROUNDS BECOME SATURATED.

THE PUBLIC IS ADVISED TO TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS WHEN DRIVING
DUE TO HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS AND FLOODED ROADWAYS.

THE AMERICAN SAMOA EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIAL IS ADVISING
RESIDENTS TO REMAIN ON ALERT AND SECURE LOOSE ITEMS AS NECESSARY.
BE READY TO COMPLY WITH ANY ORDERS THAT ARE ISSUED BY LOCAL
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS. CONTINUE TO MONITOR RADIO FOR
FURTHER WARNINGS AND ADVISORIES.

FOR ADDITIONAL PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT THE EOC AT
699-3800.

&&

.NEXT UPDATE...5 AM SATURDAY MORNING

ASZ001>003-272215-
TUTUILA-AUNUU-MANUA-SWAINS-
1107 PM SST FRI DEC 26 2014

...A TROPICAL STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT...

...WINDS...
REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH HIGHER
GUSTS WILL INCREASE 30 TO 45 MPH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.
SATURDAY...EAST WINDS OF 30 TO 45 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS WILL
DIMINISH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH ON SATURDAY EVENING.

...INLAND FLOODING...
A FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT AND WILL BE UPGRADED TO A
FLASH FLOOD WARNING AS THE TROPICAL SYSTEM NEARS MANU`A AND
TUTUILA.

...WINDS AND SEAS...
TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS OF 40 TO 50 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS AND
SEAS ABOVE 15 FEET ARE EXPECTED ACROSS NORTHERN WATERS OF ALL
ISLANDS.

&&

LAPATAIGA MO MATAGI MALOLOSI
OFISA O LE TAU PAGO PAGO AS
1107 PO ASO FARAILE TESEMA 26 2014

...O LOO FAAAUAU PEA LE NOFO VAAVAAIA MO MATAGI MALOLOSI A`O AGAI
MA FAALATALATA MAI TAAVILIGA O SAVILI MALOLOSI O 05F IA TUTUILA MA
MANU`A...

...FAAMATALAGA FOU...
SUIA ONA O TALA FOU O TAAVILIGA O SAVILI MALOLOSI O 05F

...NOFOAGA UA AAFIA...
O NEI FAAALIGA E AAFIA AI UMA AMERIKA SAMOA

...NOFO VAAVAAIA/LAPATAIGA...
O LOO FAAAUAU PEA LAPATAIGA MO LOLOGA MA TAFEGA.

O LOO FAAAUAU PEA LAPATAIGA MO MATAGI MALOLOSI MO GATAIFALE O
SWAINS ISLAND.

O LOO FAAAUAU PEA FAUTUAGA MO SAVILI MALOLOSI.

O LOO FAAAUAU PEA FAUTUAGA MO GALU MAUALULUGA.

O LOO FAAAUAU PEA FAUTUAGA MO VAA LAITI MO GATAIFALE O TUTUILA MA
MANU`A

O LOO FAAAUAU PEA LE NOFO VAAVAAIA MO MATAGI MALOLOSI.

O LOO FAAAUAU PEA LE NOFO VAAVAAIA MO MATAGI MALOLOSI MO GATAIFALE
I MATU O TUTUILA MA MANU`A.

...FAAMATALAGA E FAATATAU I TULAGA LOULOUA O LE TAU...
O TAAVILIGA O SAVILI MALOLOSI O 05F E TUSA MA LE 170 MAILA I MATU
O TUTUILA...160 MAILA I MATU I SISIFO O MANU`A...O LOO AGA`I LEMU
I SAUTE I SASA`E.

O LOO VAAVAAIA PEA LE FAATUPULAIA`IA O NEI TAAVILIGA O SAVILI
MALOLOSI E OO ATU I LE ASO TOONA`I.

FAUTUAGA/TAPENAGA...

O TIMUGA MAMAFA MA LE MALOLOSI O TAFEGA E MAFAI ONA FAATUPULAIA
AI LOLOGA I NOFOAGA MAUALALO MA AUALA-TELE. FAAMOLEMOLE IA
FAAETEETE I TAIMI O FEMALAGAIGA AE MAISE NOFOAGA E LATA I MAUGA
ONA O LE SUSU O LE ELEELE UA IAI NEI.

UA FAUTUAINA E LE OFISA O TEMCO LE MAMALU LAUTELE INA IA MATAALA
MA IA FAAMAUMAU MEA-FALE FAAPEA MEA TAALO A FANAU O LOO TAATITIA
I LE LOTOA.

IA USITAIA FAATONUGA MAI LE OFISA O LE TEMCO MA IA FAALOGOLOGO
PEA I LAU LETIO PO O LE TV MO LAPATAIGA MA FAUTUAGA...MO
FAAMATALAGA MO TAPENAGA FAAMOLEMOLE FAAFESOOTA`I LE EOC I LE 699-
3800.

$$

MALALA








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