Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 250302
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
102 PM CHST THU AUG 25 2016

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

TYPHOON LIONROCK IS CENTERED 290 MILES SOUTHEAST OF OKINAWA NEAR
23N131E WITH MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS OF 120 MPH...MOVING SOUTH-
SOUTHWEST AT 7 MPH. HEAVY RAIN AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE FOUND
WITHIN 130 MILES OF THE CENTER. FOR MORE INFORMATION ON LIONROCK...
SEE BULLETINS ISSUED BY THE JOINT TYPHOON WARNING CENTER UNDER WMO
HEADER WTPN34 PGTW AND BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE UNDER WMO
HEADER WTPQ34 PGUM.

CONVERGING SOUTHWEST MONSOON WINDS SOUTHEAST OF LIONROCK ARE
GENERATING NUMEROUS HEAVY SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WELL
WEST OF THE NORTHERN MARIANAS WITHIN 180 MILES OF A LINE FROM
16N130E TO 19N140E TO 23N143E.

A TROPICAL DISTURBANCE IS PRODUCING NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS NEAR MINAMI TORI SHIMA NORTH OF A LINE FROM 22N150E TO
23N160E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE SEEN
CLOSER TO WAKE ISLAND WITHIN 130 MILES OF A LINE FROM 25N161E TO
21N169E.

TRADE-WIND CONVERGENCE IS TRIGGERING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS SOUTH OF CHUUK SOUTH OF A LINE FROM 4N146E TO 3N154E.

A SURFACE TROUGH EXTENDS NORTHEASTWARD ACROSS MAJURO FROM 4N168E TO
8N173E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE PRESENT
BETWEEN 3N AND 8N FROM 165E TO 177E.

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AYDLETT



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