Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 011432
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 AM CHST SUN AUG 2 2015

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

TROPICAL STORM SOUDELOR (13W) IS CENTERED 330 MILES EAST OF GUAM
NEAR 14N150E MOVING WEST AT 15 MPH WITH MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS OF
50 MPH. HEAVY RAIN AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE FOUND WITHIN 120
MILES OF A LINE FROM 13N149E TO 17N151E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS ARE FOUND SOUTH OF MINAMI TORI SHIMA WITHIN 100 MILES
OF A LINE FROM 19N152E TO 17N156E. FOR MORE INFORMATION ON TROPICAL
STORM SOUDELOR...SEE BULLETINS ISSUED BY THE JOINT TYPHOON WARNING
CENTER UNDER WMO HEADER WTPN31 PGTW AND BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE UNDER WMO HEADER WTPQ31 PGUM.

A MONSOON TROUGH STRETCHES EASTWARD FROM 10N130E ALONG 10N TO 9N140E
THEN CURVES NORTHEASTWARD THROUGH TROPICAL STORM SOUDELOR...THEN
TURNS SOUTHEASTWARD THROUGH A WEAK CIRCULATION SOUTH OF KWAJALEIN
NEAR 7N149E THROUGH A SECOND WEAK CIRCULATION NEAR TARAWA ATOLL AT
2N175E TO END NEAR EQ179E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS
COVER AN AREA ACROSS THE REPUBLIC OF PALAU AND SOUTHERN YAP STATE
WITHIN 110 MILES OF A LINE FROM 8N130E TO 3N146E TO EQ141E.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE SPREAD ACROSS MUCH
OF MICRONESIA INCLUDING CHUUK...POHNPEI AND KWAJALEIN. THIS AREA
LIES SOUTH OF A LINE FROM 12N149E TO 14N167E AND NEAR TARAWA ATOLL
SOUTH OF A LINE FROM 1N171E TO 3N180.

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DEVITA


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