Typhoon Usagi was located at 21/0900Z near 2054N/12012E approximately 260NM S of Taipei and has tracked W at 10 knots over the past 6 hours.
The observed intensity is about 120 knots with gusts at 145 knots. The typhoon will track WNW-W at 10-12 knots in the next 72 hours.
Usagi should continue to weaken a bit in the next 24 hours and make landfall near Hong Kong around 22/18Z.
Most of the weather models are in good agreement so the confidence in the track forecast is high.
Please carefully follow the weather development, and keep your vessels informed.