Update: Typhoon Warning issued October 7 at 9:57PM ChST by NWS Tiyan GU

Event: Typhoon Warning
Sender Name: NWS Tiyan GU
Issued: 2019-10-07T21:57:00+10:00
Expires: 2019-10-08T05:00:00+10:00


This local statement provides important information and recommended
actions for people on the Marianas Islands.

A Typhoon Warning remains in effect for Tinian, Saipan, Alamagan and
Pagan Islands. Typhoon conditions, including destructive winds of 74
mph or more, are expected around midnight. Damaging winds of 39 mph
or more are occurring.

A Tropical storm warning remains in effect for Guam, Rota and Agrihan.
Tropical storm conditions, including damaging winds of 39 to 73
mph, are expected on Rota and Agrihan before midnight, and Guam
after midnight.

A Flash Flood Warning is in effect for Rota, Tinian and Saipan.

At 7 PM…the center of Super Typhoon Hagibis (20W) was located near
LATITUDE 15.7N…LONGITUDE 147.5E. This was about 125 miles east-
northeast of Saipan. Hagibis was moving west-northwest at 15 mph with
maximum sustained winds of 150 mph.

Super Typhoon Hagibis will continue to strengthen through Tuesday
afternoon. It is forecast to pass very close to Anatahan early
Tuesday morning.

Instruction: Remain in safe shelter or sturdy structure away from the ocean until
weather conditions improve Tuesday afternoon. The worse conditions
are expected to occur from midnight to daybreak.

Conserve battery power on the portable radio. Closely monitor
advisories from the National Weather Service and announcements by
local emergency management offices for the latest storm
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Extreme
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Saipan; Tinian

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-3855167-3289473
CAP MessageType: Update
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings