Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 231448
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
1248 AM CHST FRI MAR 24 2017

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

A COLD FRONT EXTENDS SOUTHWESTWARD FROM NORTHEAST OF WAKE ISLAND
THROUGH 25N175E TO SOUTHEAST OF MINAMI TORI SHIMA AT 17N157E...THEN
CONTINUES AS A SHEAR LINE PASSING NEAR SAIPAN AT 15N146E TO BEYOND
130E AT 12N. CLOUDINESS AND PATCHY SHOWERS ARE SEEN ALONG AND UP TO
180 MILES NORTHWEST OF THIS BOUNDARY.

ANOTHER COLD FRONT CURVES SOUTHWESTWARD FROM A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM
SOUTH OF JAPAN THROUGH 25N133E TO BEYOND 130E AT 20N. CLOUDINESS AND
RAIN ARE PRESENT NORTH OF A LINE FROM 20N130E TO 25N144E...INCLUDING
IWO TO ISLAND.

SEVERAL TRADE-WIND DISTURBANCES ARE CAUSING POCKETS OF CONVECTION
SOUTH OF KOROR WITHIN 70 MILES OF A LINE FROM 2N131E TO 5N136E...AND
SOUTHEAST OF YAP WITHIN 65 MILES OF A LINE FROM 8N139E TO 7N149E.
SIMILAR CONDITIONS ARE ALSO FOUND BETWEEN CHUUK AND POHNPEI WITHIN
105 MILES OF A LINE FROM 3N154E TO 10N158E....AND OVER BUTARITARI
ATOLL WITHIN 105 MILES OF A LINE FROM 3N168E TO 6N180.

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CHAN


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