Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 190206
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 PM CHST SAT APR 19 2014

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

A NEAR-EQUATORIAL TROUGH CURVES EASTWARD FROM 9N130E THROUGH A
CIRCULATION CENTERED SOUTHWEST OF GUAM AT 11N143E TO END AT EQ170E.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE PRESENT EAST OF
KOROR BUT OVER YAP BETWEEN 4N AND 12N FROM 136E TO 144E. FARTHER
EAST...SCATTERED SHOWERS ARE OCCURRING NEAR KOSRAE WITHIN AN AREA
BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 6N162E TO 6N169E TO 1N165E BACK TO 6N162E.

A NEARLY STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDS SOUTHWESTWARD FROM A CIRCULATION
CENTERED JUST NORTH OF MINAMI TORI SHIMA AT 25N154E TO END OVER THE
FAR NORTHERN CNMI AT 19N145E. CLOUDINESS AND PATCHY RAIN ARE FOUND
ALONG THIS BOUNDARY AND OUTWARD UP TO 200 MILES.

TRADE-WIND CONVERGENCE IS GENERATING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS SOUTH OF MAJURO BUT OVER BUTARITARI AND TARAWA
ATOLLS...OR EAST OF A LINE FROM 6N170E TO EQ170E.

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