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POST TROPICAL CYCLONE REPORT...SUPER TYPHOON HAGUPIT (22W)...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
1030 PM CHST THURSDAY MARCH 5 2015

...CORRECTED FOR TYPOS

PRELIMINARY/FINAL

REPORT FROM THE EFFECTS OF SUPER TYPHOON HAGUPIT (22W) FROM 30
NOVEMBER WHEN IT FORMED AS A DISTURBANCE SOUTH OF POHNPEI TO 4 DEC
WHEN IT CROSSED OUT OF THE GUAM AOR NEAR 11N130E AS A SUPER TYPHOON.
DURING ITS QUICK MOVEMENT THROUGH THE GUAM AOR...HAGUPIT PRIMARILY
AFFECTED THE SMALLER ISLANDS OF CHUUK AND YAP STATE BEFORE PASSING
JUST NORTH OF NGULU AS A MAJOR CAT 3 TYPHOON EARLY ON 3 DECEMBER AND
BETWEEN YAP ISLAND AND KAYANGEL, REPUBLIC OF PALAU LATER THAT NIGHT
AS A SUPER TYPHOON. WITH STRONGEST WINDS ON ITS NORTH SIDE...HAGUPIT
ONLY HAD MINIMAL EFFECTS TO MOST OF THE REPORTED ISLANDS.

A. LOWEST SEA LEVEL PRESSURE/MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS AND PEAK GUSTS
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METAR OBSERVATIONS...
NOTE: ANEMOMETER HEIGHT IS 10 METERS AND WIND AVERAGING IS 2 MINUTES
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LOCATION  ID    MIN    DATE/     MAX      DATE/     PEAK    DATE/
LAT  LON        PRES   TIME      SUST     TIME      GUST    TIME
DEG DECIMAL     (MB)   (UTC)     (KT)     (UTC)     (KT)    (UTC)
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PULUWAT: NO REPORTS. ASCAT DATA SHOWS 30KT WINDS ON 2 DEC.
7.1N 149.0E

SATAWAL: NO REPORTS. ASCAT DATA INDICATES 35 TO 50KT WINDS ON 2 DEC.
7.4N 147.1E

FARAULEP: NO REPORTS. MI DATA AT 02DEC0644 UTC INDICATE IN TS WINDS BUT
8.6N 144.6E     STRONGEST WINDS AND RAIN FARTHER TO THE SOUTH.

WOLEAI: NO SIG REPORTS. MI DATA AT 02DEC1944Z INDICATE ISLAND LIKELY IN
7.4N 143.9E    MODERATE TS WINDS BUT NOT IN TY WINDS. HEAVY RAIN FARTHER
               SOUTH OF ISLAND.

FAIS: NO REPORTS. ASCAT DATA ON 3 DEC INDICATE 30 TO 35KT WINDS.
9.8N 140.5E

ULITHI: NO SIG WIND (SYNOPTIC OBS ONLY) ASCAT WINDS SUGGEST 35 TO
9.9N 139.6E           40KT LIKELY).

YAP ISLAND (FSM)   SUPPLEMENTAL SOUNDING SHOWED 50KT AT 2000FT AND
9.5N 138.1E        75KT AT 6000FT. REPORT FROM THE WSO INDICATED MAX SUST
                   WINDS OF 27.6 MPH (~24KT) WITH PEAK WIND 56MPH (49KT)
                   WIND REPORTS BETWEEN 03DEC 07-08 UTC.

NGULU: NO REPORTS. SATELLITE IMAGERY...INCLUDING MI SHOWS ISLAND IN SOUTH EYEWALL
8.3N 137.5E         STRONGEST WINDS IN EYEWALL ESTIMATED AT 105MPH BY SATELLITE.

KAYANGEL (REPUBLIC OF PALAU)...USE XMET20 AT 8.0N135.0E....W32KT PEAK WINDS 42KT
(8.1N 134.7E)         AT 03/19-21 UTC. HEAVIEST RAIN WELL NORTH OF THE ISLAND.

KOROR(PTRO)(AIRPORT) (7.3N 134.5E)NO SIGNIFICANT REPORTS.

KOROR WX STATION (PTKR) (7.2N 134.4E) NO SIGNIFICANT REPORTS.

SITE XM28...ON REEF...7.0N 134.0E AT 03/19 UTC WNW 24KT PEAK WINDS 30KT

REMARKS: NO OTHER SIGNIFICANT REPORTS.

CPA: (ALL APPROXIMATE)
   03DEC0800Z - NGULU LESS THAN 30MILES NORTH OF ISLAND...IN EYEWALL
   03DEC0800Z - YAP ISLAND (ABOUT SAME TIME) 65 MILES SSW OF ISLAND
   03DEC2000Z - KAYANGEL...110 MILES N OR ISLAND
   03DEC1800Z - KOROR...160 MILES NNE OF ISLAND

B. MARINE OBSERVATIONS...
NOTE: ANEMOMETER HEIGHT IN METERS AND WIND AVERAGING PERIOD IN
MINUTES INDICATED UNDER MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WIND IF KNOWN
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LOCATION  ID    MIN    DATE/     MAX      DATE/     PEAK    DATE/
LAT  LON        PRES   TIME      SUST     TIME      GUST    TIME
DEG DECIMAL     (MB)   (UTC)     (KT)     (UTC)     (KT)    (UTC)
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NO SIGNIFICANT REPORTS.

C. STORM TOTAL RAINFALL
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LOCATION      ID        TIME PERIOD               RAINFALL
LAT LON                                             (IN)
DEG DECIMAL
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WOLEAI 1.56 INCHES BEWTEEN 2 AND 3 DECEMBER
ULITHI  1.01 INCHES BEWEEN 2 AND 4 DECEMBER
YAP (PTYA) 7.92 INCHES BETWEEN 3 AND 5 DEC.
KOROR AIRPORT (PTRO) 0.78 INCHES BEWTEEN 3 AND 5 DEC.

NO OTHER SIGNIFICANT REPORT.

D. INLAND FLOODING...NONE REPORTED.
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YAP REPORTED 2 TO 4 FEET OF INNUDATION ON EAST SIDE OF ISLAND.
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E. MAXIMUM STORM SURGE AND STORM TIDE...
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LOCATION                      SURGE   TIDE   DATE/   BEACH
                              (FT)    (FT)   TIME    EROSION
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YAP REPORTED HIGHEST TIDE AND STORM SURGE AT 6 FEET AT 5:05PM (LOCAL).

REMARKS: NO OTHER SIGNIFICANT REPORT

F. TORNADOES...
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LOCATION                        DATE/         EF SCALE
LAT LON (DEG DECIMAL)           TIME(UTC)    (IF KNOWN)
DESCRIPTION
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NONE

G. STORM IMPACTS BY ISLAND...
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LOCATION           DEATHS           INJURIES             EVACUATIONS
DESCRIPTION
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REMARKS: NO SIGNIFICANT REPORTS FROM WOLEAI AND ULITHI.

YAP ISLAND REPORTED SOME NEAR COAST STORM DAMAGE DUE TO STORM SURGE. SOME
VEGETATION DOWN.

NGULU ISLAND INDICATED EVERYONE WAS SAFE.

NO OTHER REPORTS.

H. REMARKS...

THE FOLLOW BULLETINS WERE ISSUED BY WFO GUAM

  14 - TC PUBLIC ADVISORIES (TCP)...BETWEEN 1DEC - 4DEC.
  13  - TC INTERMEDIATE PUBLIC ADVISORIES
  14 - TYPHOON LOCAL STATEMENTS (HLS)
   1 - SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT ON 1 DEC

TIMES IN UTC

  --1DEC0156Z (1156AM CHST 1DEC) TS WATCH FOR PULUWAT AND SATAWAL IN
      CHUUK STATE AND TY WATCH FOR FARAULEP AND WOLEAI IN YAP STATE
  --01DEC0936Z (736PM CHST 1 DEC) TS WARNING  SATAWAL AND TY WATCH
      FAIS AND ULITHI IN YAP STATE
  --01DEC2114Z (714AM CHST 2 DEC) TY WATCH FOR YAP ISLAND
  --02DEC0050Z (1050AM CHST 2 DEC) TS WARNING FARAULEP AND TY WARNING
      WOLEAI
  --02DEC0332Z (132PM CHST 2 DEC) TY WATCH NGULU IN YAP STATE AND TS
      WATCH FOR PULUWAT CANCELLED
  --02DEC0921Z (721PM CHST 2 DEC) TY WARNING YAP AND NGULU AND TS WATCH
      FOR SATAWAL CANCELLED
  --02DEC1249Z (1049PM CHST 2 DEC) TS WARNING/TY WATCH FOR FARAULEP CANCELLED
  --02DEC1522Z (122AM CHST 3 DEC) TY WARNING FOR KAYANGEL AND KOROR IN ROP
  --03DEC0024Z (1022AM CHST 3 DEC) TY WARNING DOWNGRADED TO TS WARNING/TY
      WATCH FOR KAYANGEL AND KOROR. TY WARNING FOR WOLEAI CANCELLED.
  --03DEC0305Z (105PM CHST 3 DEC) TY WATCH FOR FAIS CANCELLED.
  --03DEC0909Z (709PM CHST 3 DEC) TY WATCH FOR ULITHI AND KOROR CANCELLED
  --03DEC2115Z (715AM CHST 4DEC) TY WARNING FOR YAP AND NGULU CANCELLED
  --04DEC0000Z (10AM CHST 4 DEC) REMAINING TS WARNING FOR KAYANGEL AND KOROR
      AND TY WATCH FOR KAYANGEL CANCELLED.

NOTE: NO OTHER SIGNIFICANT REPORT

LEGEND:
I-INCOMPLETE DATA
E-ESTIMATED

$$

EDSON
WFO GUAM



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