Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 311447
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 AM CHST TUE SEP 1 2015

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

HURRICANE KILO IS CENTERED EAST OF THE DATE LINE NEAR 21N179W...WITH
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS OF 130 MPH. KILO IS MOVING NORTH-NORTHWEST
AT 10 MPH. HEAVY RAIN AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE PRESENT EAST OF
A LINE FROM 23N179E TO 18N179E. FOR MORE INFORMATION ON HURRICANE
KILO...REFER TO BULLETINS ISSUED BY THE CENTRAL PACIFIC HURRICANE
CENTER UNDER WMO HEADER WTPA21 PHFO AND BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN HONOLULU UNDER WMO HEADER WTPA31 PHFO.

A MONSOON TROUGH STRETCHES EAST-SOUTHEASTWARD FROM 14N130E THROUGH A
WEAK CIRCULATION CENTERED SOUTH OF GUAM NEAR 11N145E TO ANOTHER WEAK
CIRCULATION CENTERED SOUTH OF KWAJALEIN NEAR 7N166E...THEN TURNS
EASTWARD TO BEYOND THE DATE LINE AT 7N. LOW-LEVEL CONVERGENCE SOUTH
OF THE TROUGH AXIS IS GENERATING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE REPUBLIC OF PALAU AND YAP STATE WEST OF A
LINE FROM 11N139E TO 7N137E TO 4N133E. EXTENSIVE CLOUDINESS...
SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE
OCCURRING ACROSS PORTIONS OF KOSRAE AND POHNPEI STATES AND THE
MARSHALL ISLANDS SOUTH OF A LINE FROM 11N158E TO 16N169E TO 11N180.

A WEAK DISTURBANCE WEST-SOUTHWEST OF WAKE ISLAND IS TRIGGERING
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS BETWEEN 19N AND 15N
FROM 156E TO 160E.

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KLEESCHULTE


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