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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION FOR AMERICAN SAMOA AND INDEPENDENT SAMOA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PAGO PAGO AS
118 PM SST FRI MAY 29 2015

.SHORT TERM...
.TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDS AND SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS
ARE FOUND ACROSS THE SAMOAN ISLANDS. A SURFACE TROUGH FROM THE SOUTHWEST
OF SAVAII WILL ADVANCE EASTWARD THUS ALLOWING INCREASING RAINFALL AND
POSSIBLE TSTMS TO MOVE OVER THE AREA INTO SATURDAY AFTERNOON. AS A
RESULT...ANTICIPATE WET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO TAPER OFF STARTING SATURDAY
NIGHT. ALSO...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS UP TO 10 KT WILL TURN EAST SATURDAY
EVENING.

.LONG TERM...
.MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...LOW-LEVEL CONVERGENCE WILL USHER MINIMAL SHOWERS
AND MODERATE BREEZE OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. THEREFORE...ANTICIPATE
PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES AND ISOLATED SHOWERS ACROSS THE FCST ZONES.

&&

.MARINE...LARGE SOUTH SWELLS OF 9 TO 12 FEET WILL SUBSIDE TO NEAR 7
TO 9 FEET EARLY SATURDAY MORNING...THEN DROPPING TO ANOTHER 1 TO 2 FEET
DURING SATURDAY EVENING.

&&

.PPG WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
.A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.
.A HIGH SURF ADVISORY.

&&

$$

BAQUI






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