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Typhoon Warning issued for Guam

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 by Sabrina Salas Matanane

Guam - The National Weather Service has issued a Typhoon Warning for Guam, Rota, Tinian, and Saipan.

A typhoon warning means that typhoon conditions are expected within 24 hours somewhere within the specified areas.

Island residents are advised to take necessary safety precautions such as putting up storm shelters, securing all loose debris, gas vehicles,  as well as stock up on food and water.

Typhoon Vongfong is located about 475 miles East- SE of Guam and moving northwest at 17 miles per hour. Its closest point of approach to the southern Mariana islands is Monday.  Vongfong is currently packing winds of 75 miles per hour.
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