Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 311534
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 AM CHST FRI AUG 1 2014

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

TROPICAL STORM HALONG (11W) IS CENTERED WEST OF SAIPAN AT 15N140E...
MOVING WEST AT 9 MPH WITH MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS OF 60 MPH. HEAVY
RAIN AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE OCCURRING NEAR THE CENTER
WITHIN 165 MILES OF A LINE FROM 11N138E TO 16N142E. FOR MORE
INFORMATION ON TROPICAL STORM HALONG...SEE BULLETINS ISSUED BY THE
JOINT TYPHOON WARNING CENTER UNDER WMO HEADER WTPN31 PGTW AND PUBLIC
ADVISORIES ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE UNDER WMO HEADER
WTPQ31 PGUM.

CONVERGING SOUTHWEST TO SOUTH WINDS ARE PRODUCING SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS SOUTHEAST OF OKINAWA...NORTH OF A LINE
FROM 22N130E TO 24N136E.

A WEAK CIRCULATION CENTERED NEAR POHNPEI AT 8N157E IS TRIGGERING
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS NORTHWEST OF THE ISLAND
WITHIN 85 MILES OF A LINE FROM 8N156E TO 12N154E.

A SURFACE TROUGH REACHES NORTHWESTWARD FROM A CIRCULATION CENTERED
NORTHEAST OF THE MARSHALL ISLANDS AT 13N177E TO END EAST OF WAKE
ISLAND AT 20N172E. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ASSOCIATED WITH THESE
FEATURES ARE SEEN WITHIN 75 MILES OF A LINE FROM 12N179E TO 19N172E.

AN UPPER-LEVEL TROUGH RUNS NORTHEASTWARD FROM NORTH OF CHUUK AT
10N153E TO A LOW CENTERED WEST OF WAKE ISLAND NEAR 20N160E. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS ARE FOUND NEAR THE TROUGH WITHIN 130 MILES OF A LINE
FROM 13N153E TO 21N152E.

ANOTHER SURFACE TROUGH EXTENDS NORTHEASTWARD FROM WEST OF WAKE
ISLAND AT 20N160E TO BEYOND 25N AT 170E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE PRESENT NORTHWEST AND NORTH OF WAKE
WITHIN 85 MILES OF A LINE FROM 19N162E TO 25N170E.

AN UPPER-LEVEL LOW CENTERED NEAR MINAMI TORI SHIMA AT 26N155E IS
GENERATING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS NORTH OF A
LINE FROM 23N154E TO 21N161E.

$$

CHAN





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