Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 271514
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 AM CHST SAT FEB 28 2015

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

A NEAR-EQUATORIAL TROUGH EXTENDS EASTWARD FROM NORTH MALUKU THROUGH
2N130E TO END AT A CIRCULATION CENTERED SOUTHWEST OF POHNPEI AT
1N155E. DIVERGENT UPPER-LEVEL WINDS ARE TRIGGERING ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS NORTH OF THE TROUGH...SOUTHEAST OF KOROR WITHIN 65
MILES OF A LINE FROM 4N138E TO 7N135E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS ARE OCCURRING NEAR THE TROUGH SOUTH OF A LINE FROM
1N130E TO EQ135E.

A SURFACE TROUGH REACHES NORTHWARD FROM THE AFOREMENTIONED
CIRCULATION TO END NEAR WENO ISLAND IN CHUUK STATE AT 9N151E.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE SEEN NEAR THE
TROUGH OVER CHUUK AND NEAR POHNPEI BETWEEN 4N AND 10N FROM 147E TO
158E. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE FOUND NEAR THE CIRCULATION SOUTH OF
A LINE FROM 3N151E TO 3N162E.

CONVERGING TRADE WINDS ARE GENERATING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS OVER KOSRAE...TARAWA AND BUTARITARI WITHIN 140 MILES
OF A LINE FROM 6N165E TO EQ172E.

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CHAN



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