Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 270207
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 PM CHST WED MAY 27 2015

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

A FRONTAL SYSTEM SOUTHEAST OF OKINAWA IS CAUSING WIDELY SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ALONG AND UP TO 300 MILES NORTHWEST
OF A LINE FROM 20N130E TO 25N145E.

A WEAK MONSOON TROUGH EXTENDS NORTHEASTWARD FROM 8N130E THROUGH A
DISTURBANCE NORTHWEST OF CHUUK CENTERED NEAR 11N150E...THEN CURVES
SOUTHEASTWARD TO END AT ABOUT 3N155E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEAST OF CHUUK ARE WITHIN 50 MILES OF A LINE FROM
11N153E TO 8N157E AND NEAR THE EQUATOR SOUTH OF 2N FROM 140E TO 151E.

TRADE-WIND CONVERGENCE IS TRIGGERING SCATTERED SHOWERS IN PATCHY
AREAS FROM NEAR POHNPEI ACROSS THE MARSHALL ISLANDS BETWEEN 6N AND
11N FROM 158E TO 175E.

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SIMPSON



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