JTWC: Tropical Storm 3W Will Continue to Track South and West of Guam Over Next 12 Hours


Guam – The Joint Typhoon Warning  Center [JTWC] reports that the center of Tropical Storm 3W is now west of Guam and tracking north-west away from the Marianas.

Highlights from the JTWC advisory:

READ the 8 am JTWC advisory HERE

* Tropical Storm 3W should continue to pass south and west of Guam during the next 12 hours

* current intensity 35 knots

* favorable environment for further development.

* satellite imagery shows a significant consolidation of convection around the low level circulation center (llcc) just south west of Guam over the past six hours, leading to a much more symmetric satellite presentation.