Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 291534
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
134 AM CHST MON MAY 30 2016

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

A SURFACE TROUGH CURVES NORTHEASTWARD FROM SOUTHWEST OF KOROR AT
1N130E THROUGH A WEAK CIRCULATION CENTERED NORTHWEST OF YAP NEAR
16N134E TO BEYOND 25N AT 142E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS ARE SEEN NEAR THE TROUGH WITHIN 85 MILES OF A LINE
FROM 6N130E TO 16N140E. SIMILAR CONDITIONS ARE ALSO FOUND NEAR THE
CIRCULATION WITHIN 65 MILES OF A LINE FROM 12N131E TO 16N134E.

CONVERGING SURFACE WINDS SOUTH OF A STATIONARY FRONT ARE CAUSING
SCATTERED SHOWERS NEAR IWO TO ISLAND AND MINAMI TORI SHIMA...NORTH
OF A LINE FROM 21N140E TO 25N159E.

ANOTHER SURFACE TROUGH RUNS NORTHWARD FROM SOUTHWEST OF CHUUK AT
EQ143E TO END SOUTH OF GUAM AT 9N145E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS ARE SEEN SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH OF CHUUK WITHIN 85
MILES OF A LINE FROM 5N141E TO 2N154E...AND ALSO NORTH OF CHUUK
WITHIN 50 MILES OF 11N150E.

TRADE-WIND DISTURBANCES ARE PRODUCING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS OVER KOSRAE...JALUIT AND MILI ATOLLS
BETWEEN 3N AND 6N FROM 162E TO 173E. SIMILAR WEATHER IS ALSO
PRESENT EAST OF THE MARSHALL ISLANDS WITHIN 140 MILES OF A LINE
FROM 3N177E TO 9N177E.

$$

CHAN



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