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June 2018 is Typhoon Preparedness Month




JIC Release No. 5 - False Information Circulating; Visit Reputable Sources for Information

There is a fake notice being circulated via WhatsApp and social media that states that Guam will move to COR
2 by 8 a.m.

There is NO validity to the false report. For accurate and up to date information, visit or contact the following
reputable sources only:

JIC Release No. 3 - Wutip Continues Toward the Marianas as a Typhoon; GovGuam to Continue Normal Operations Until COR 2 is Announced

The National Weather Service (NWS) - Guam Weather Forecast Office continues to monitor Wutip, which was upgraded to a typhoon this afternoon. 

As of 4 p.m., Wutip was located near latitude 6.9 degrees north and longitude 149.3 degrees east, about 185 miles west-southwest of Chuuk and 550 miles southeast of Guam; moving west-northwest at 16 mph with maximum sustained winds now at 75 mph.