Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 271439
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
1239 AM CHST WED SEP 28 2016

WESTERN NORTH PACIFIC BETWEEN THE EQUATOR AND 25N FROM 130E TO 180.

AN UPPER-LEVEL LOW IS CENTERED NEAR 17N136E. WIDELY-SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE FOUND NEAR AND NORTH OF KOROR
AND YAP BETWEEN 9N AND 15N WEST OF 139E. MULTI-LAYERED CLOUDINESS
AND A FEW SHOWERS ARE OTHERWISE FOUND ACROSS YAP AND PALAU SOUTH OF
9N AND WEST OF 141E.

A WEST-SOUTHWEST MOVING CIRCULATION IS CENTERED EAST OF SAIPAN NEAR
14N151E. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE PRESENT...
MAINLY NEAR AND SOUTH OF THE CENTER...BETWEEN 12N AND 15N FROM 149E
TO 152E.

A TROPICAL DISTURBANCE IS CENTERED BETWEEN EASTERN MICRONESIA AND
WAKE ISLAND. AN UPPER-LEVEL TROUGH CURVES NORTHEASTWARD FROM 14N158E
TO 22N161E TO BEYOND 25N AT 165E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS ARE FOUND JUST NORTH OF KOSRAE AND POHNPEI...NORTHWARD
TO NEAR WAKE ISLAND BETWEEN 6N AND 21N FROM 156E TO 169E.

A SURFACE TROUGH EXTENDS NORTHEASTWARD FROM 5N173E THROUGH 10N180.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE FOUND NEAR AND EAST
OF MAJURO...EAST OF A LINE FROM 5N171E TO 12N176E.

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AYDLETT



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