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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
900 PM CHST THU SEP 22 2016

PMZ161-PMZ171-222300-
KOROR PALAU-YAP-
900 PM CHST THU SEP 22 2016

...TROPICAL DISTURBANCE PASSING NORTH OF ULITHI AND FAIS...

A DEVELOPING DISTURBANCE BETWEEN YAP AND GUAM REMAINS THE SUBJECT OF
A TROPICAL CYCLONE FORMATION ALERT ISSUED BY THE JOINT TYPHOON
WARNING CENTER. THE DISTURBANCE WAS CENTERED NEAR 12N141E THIS
EVENING...WHICH IS 175 MILES NORTHEAST OF ULITHI AND ABOUT 260 MILES
NORTHEAST OF YAP. THE DISTURBANCE IS MOVING WEST-NORTHWEST AND WILL
CAUSE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FOR YAP STATE AND NORTHERN PALAU THE
NEXT COUPLE DAYS. THE DISTURBANCE MAY BECOME A TROPICAL DEPRESSION
OVERNIGHT OR FRIDAY AS IT PASSES NORTH OF YAP FRIDAY MORNING.

LATEST FORECAST GUIDANCE KEEPS HEAVIEST WEATHER NORTH OF BOTH YAP
AND PALAU...BUT MONSOON CONDITIONS WILL INCREASE THE NEXT FEW DAYS
SOUTH OF THIS DISTURBANCE OVER YAP AND PALAU.

IF YOU ARE PLANNING ANY OUTDOOR OR MARINE ACTIVITIES...BE AWARE OF
CURRENT MARINE CONDITIONS AND STAY INFORMED ON THE LATEST FORECASTS
AND ANY POSSIBLE ADVISORIES ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
AND LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICES. TRAVEL BY BOAT SHOULD BE
POSTPONED UNTIL WEATHER CONDITIONS IMPROVE.

PRODUCTS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ARE POSTED ON THE
WFO GUAM WEB PAGE AT WWW.PRH.NOAA.GOV/GUAM/ (ALL LOWER CASE). FOR
MORE INFORMATION ON THIS TCFA SEE BULLETINS ISSUED BY THE JOINT
TYPHOON WARNING CENTER UNDER WMO HEADER WTPN21 PGTW.

$$

AYDLETT



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