679  
WWPQ80 PGUM 250136  
SPSPQ  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU  
1120 AM CHST SUN MAR 25 2018  
 
PMZ161-171-172-251400-  
KOROR PALAU-YAP-CHUUK-  
1120 AM CHST SUN MAR 25 2018  
   
..TROPICAL DEPRESSION 03W CONTINUES WESTWARD SOUTHEAST OF YAP
 
 
 
TROPICAL STORM WATCHES REMAIN IN EFFECT FOR ULITHI, FAIS, YAP AND  
NGULU IN YAP STATE, AND KAYANGEL AND KOROR IN PALAU.  
 
TROPICAL DEPRESSION 03W IS CENTERED NEAR 5.8N 141.0E THIS MORNING  
WHICH IS...  
 
ABOUT 585 MILES SOUTH-SOUTHWEST OF GUAM  
ABOUT 465 MILES EAST-SOUTHEAST OF KOROR  
ABOUT 460 MILES EAST-SOUTHEAST OF KAYANGEL  
ABOUT 325 MILES SOUTHEAST OF YAP  
ABOUT 310 MILES SOUTHWEST OF FARAULEP  
ABOUT 300 MILES SOUTH-SOUTHEAST OF ULITHI  
ABOUT 295 MILES SOUTHEAST OF NGULU  
ABOUT 275 MILES SOUTH OF FAIS  
ABOUT 225 MILES WEST-SOUTHWEST OF WOLEAI  
ABOUT 435 MILES WEST-SOUTHWEST OF SATAWAL  
ABOUT 155 MILES SOUTHWEST OF EAURIPIK  
 
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS ARE 30 MPH. TROPICAL DEPRESSION 03W IS MOVING  
WEST AT 16 MPH AND FORECAST TO BECOME A TROPICAL STORM LATE THIS  
EVENING.  
 
FOR FARAULEP...EAURIPIK AND WOLEAI...SATAWAL AND NEIGHBORING  
ISLANDS...  
 
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL PERIODICALLY PASS  
THROUGH THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT. EAST-SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 25  
MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH WILL PERSIST TODAY AND THEN GRADUALLY  
DECREASE TONIGHT AND MONDAY. COMBINED SEAS OF 10 TO 12 FEET TODAY  
WILL FALL TO BETWEEN 8 AND 10 FEET MONDAY. HAZARDOUS SURF OF 10 TO 13  
FEET ALONG EAST AND SOUTH FACING REEFS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT  
BEFORE SLOWLY SUBSIDING MONDAY. RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE  
THREATENING.  
 
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON THE STORM...REFER TO THE TROPICAL  
CYCLONE PUBLIC ADVISORY...WMO HEADER WTPQ31 PGUM. FOR SPECIFIC  
INFORMATION ON THE EXPECTED CONDITIONS AT THE WARNED LOCATIONS...  
REFER TO THE TROPICAL CYCLONE LOCAL STATEMENT...WMO HEADER WTPQ81  
PGUM.  
 

 
 
MILLER/AYDLETT/GUARD  
 
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