TS Nepartak develops over western North Pacific

Tropical Storm Nepartak has formed over the western North Pacific with max winds estimated at 40 knots. Nepartak was moving toward the northwest at 11 knots. Nepartak is forecast to reach typhoon strength in about 24-36 hours.


Super Typhoon Nepartak over the western North Pacific was located about 419 NM southeast of Taipei, Taiwan and was moving towards the WNW at 16 knots. Max winds currently are estimated to be 150 knots