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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION FOR AMERICAN SAMOA AND INDEPENDENT SAMOA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PAGO PAGO AS
158 PM SST FRI APR 28 2017

.SHORT TERM...
TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...SURFACE TROUGH OVER THE ISLANDS
WILL CONTINUE TO LINGER THROUGHOUT THE WEEKEND. HOWEVER RAOB FROM
THIS AFTERNOON DEPICTS A STABLE PROFILE. HIGH PRESSURE TO THE
SOUTH SLIGHTLY SHIFT STABLE WEATHER ACROSS THE ISLANDS TODAY.
MODELS SUGGEST THAT MOISTURE WILL AGAIN MOVE OVER THE ISLANDS LATE
TONIGHT AND REMAIN DURING THE WEEKEND. WILL AMEND THE PREVIOUS
FORECAST TO REFLECT THE CURRENT PREDICTIONS.

.LONG TERM...
MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...AN ACTIVE SURFACE TROUGH APPROACHING FROM
THE SOUTH WILL MOVE ACROSS THE ISLANDS ON TUESDAY. ON THE SAME DAY
GENTLE NORTHEAST WINDS WILL GENERATE ACROSS THE ISLANDS AS THE
HIGH PRESSURE TO THE FARTHER MOVES CLOSER. WILL AMEND THE PREVIOUS
LONG TERM.

&&

.MARINE...
ROUGH SEAS OF 7 TO 9 FT WILL CONTINUE TO BOUND SOUTHERN SHORELINES
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON. NO OTHER SIGNIFICANT SWELLS ARE
EXPECTED THROUGH THE NEW WEEK.

&&

.PPG WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

&&

$$

MALALA





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