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June 2018 is Typhoon Preparedness Month




NWS Issues Special Weather Statement; Tropical Disturbance Expected to Pass Near the Marianas

The National Weather Service (NWS) Guam Weather Forecast Office issued a special weather statement for Guam, Rota, Tinian, and Saipan. A tropical disturbance is now about 4 degrees north latitude, 160 degrees east longitude, and about 1210 miles southeast of Guam moving west around 10 mph. 


No Immediate Threat from Reported China Missile Test

The Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense (GHS/OCD), in conjunction with the Mariana Regional Fusion Center (MRFC), federal and military partners, continue to monitor events surrounding the region including reports of a Chinese state media issued video purporting that China’s military had test-fired an intermediate ballistic missile at an undisclosed location in China’s north-west.