Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 280201
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 PM CHST THU MAY 28 2015

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

A FRONTAL SYSTEM NEAR IWO TO ISLAND IS PRODUCING CLOUDINESS WITH
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS IN SEVERAL PATCHY AREAS
NORTHWEST OF A LINE FROM 19N132E TO 25N145E TO BEYOND 25N.

A WEAK MONSOON TROUGH EXTENDS NORTHEASTWARD FROM 7N130E TO A
DISTURBANCE CENTERED SOUTHEAST OF GUAM NEAR 12N148E...THEN RUNS
EASTWARD TO END NORTHEAST OF ENEWETAK ATOLL AT 12N164E. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WEST OF KOROR ARE WEST OF A LINE FROM 8N133E TO 6N133E.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS NORTH OF CHUUK...POHNPEI
AND KOSRAE ARE BETWEEN 14N AND 11N FROM 147E TO 165E.

CONVERGENT SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS ARE TRIGGERING SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS SOUTHWEST OF CHUUK IN PATCHY AREAS SOUTH OF
4N FROM 145E TO 152E AND ACROSS POHNPEI STATE WITHIN 100 MILES OF A
LINE FROM 7N156E TO 5N161E.

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SIMPSON



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