Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 161440
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 AM CHST WED SEP 17 2014

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

A BROAD CIRCULATION IS CENTERED NORTH OF YAP AT 12N138E. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE PRESENT OVER THE MARIANAS AND
NEAR YAP AND KOROR BETWEEN 7N AND 18N FROM 130E TO 146E.

CONVERGENT SOUTHEAST WINDS EAST OF THE CIRCULATION ARE GENERATING
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EAST OF THE MARIANAS
WITHIN 230 MILES OF A LINE FROM 14N146E TO 17N157E.

A SURFACE TROUGH EXTENDS NORTHWARD FROM 5N159E TO 11N157E. WIDELY-
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE SEEN NEAR POHNPEI
BETWEEN 5N AND 9N FROM 155E TO 160E.

ANOTHER SURFACE TROUGH STRETCHES NORTHEASTWARD FROM NEAR KOSRAE AT
4N161E TO 14N178E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE
FOUND ACROSS THE MARSHALL ISLANDS EAST OF A LINE FROM 14N173E TO
4N162E.

$$

AYDLETT





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