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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION FOR AMERICAN SAMOA AND INDEPENDENT SAMOA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PAGO PAGO AS
147 PM SST FRI JUL 22 2016

.SHORT TERM...
.TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...A TRADE-WIND DISTURBANCE NEAR MANU`A
WILL USHER SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS ACROSS AMERICAN SAMOA
TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING...AND OVER UPOLU AND SAVAII THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING. LOW-LEVEL CONVERGENCE WILL ENHANCE SCATTERED TO
NUMEROUS SHOWERS UPSTREAM THROUGH SUNDAY. PERHAPS...ONLY MINIMAL
SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED OVER AMERICAN SAMOA AFTER SATURDAY NOON...AND
AFTER SATURDAY NIGHT OVER UPOLU AND SAVAII. AS A RESULT...EXPECT
OVERNIGHT TEMPERATURES IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S AND HIGH TEMPERATURES
IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S ACROSS THE AREA.

.LONG TERM...
.MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MADE NO CHANGES TO THE PREV FCST. FRESH TRADE-
WINDS AND ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL BRUSH THROUGH THE REGION
OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. THEREFORE...ANTICIPATE A SEASONAL TRADE-
WIND WEATHER CONDITIONS ACROSS THE AREA.

&&

.MARINE...A SERIES OF LONG PERIOD SOUTH-SOUTHWEST SWELLS COMBINED
WITH TRADE-WIND GENERATED SEAS AND SWELLS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA
THROUGH NEXT WEDNESDAY. THUS...HAZARDOUS SEAS AND SURFS WILL CONTINUE TO
AFFECT THE REGION.

&&

.PPG WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

&&

$$

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