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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION FOR AMERICAN SAMOA AND INDEPENDENT SAMOA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PAGO PAGO AS
152 PM SST MON SEP 26 2016

.SHORT TERM...
TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...BENIGN WEATHER WILL PREVAIL
ACROSS THE TERRITORY THROUGH TONIGHT AS A SURFACE RIDGE TO THE
SOUTH OF THE TERRITORY CONTINUES TO MOVE EAST. LATEST SATELLITE
IMAGERY SHOWS SOME SHOWERS UPSTREAM THAT WILL LIKELY MOVE ACROSS
THE SAMOAN ISLANDS TUESDAY. CURRENT MODEL SOLUTIONS SHOW A SURFACE
TROUGH DEVELOPING NEAR THE TERRITORY

.LONG TERM...
THURSDAY THROUGH MONDAY...LATEST MODEL SOLUTIONS SHOW THE
AFOREMENTIONED SURFACE TROUGH REMAINING NEAR THE ISLANDS THROUGH
MAJORITY OF THE LONG TERM AS MULTIPLE HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEMS PASS
SOUTH...MAINTAINING LIGHT TO MODERATE EASTERLIES.

&&

.MARINE...
CURRENT WAVE OBSERVATIONS SHOW SEA HEIGHTS TO BE SLIGHTLY HIGHER
THAN THE MODEL OUTPUT. HOWEVER...THESE HEIGHTS ARE STILL BELOW
ADVISORY CRITERIA. WINDS ARE ALSO EXPECTED TO REMAIN BELOW
ADVISORY THRESHOLDS THROUGH THE WEEK.

&&

.PPG WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NONE

&&

$$

LUTU-MCMOORE/MEREDITH





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