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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION FOR AMERICAN SAMOA AND INDEPENDENT SAMOA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PAGO PAGO AS
126 PM SST SUN SEP 14 2014

.SHORT TERM...
.TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...
LATEST MODEL SOLUTIONS SHOW A SURFACE TROUGH LINGERING NEAR THE
SAMOAN ISLANDS...PROVIDING SUFFICIENT MOISTURE TO MAINTAIN CLOUDY
CONDITIONS WITH SHOWERS ACROSS THE ISLANDS THROUGH THE SHORT TERM.
EASTERLIES HAVE DWINDLED SLIGHTLY AND WILL REMAIN LIGHT TO
MODERATE THROUGHOUT THE SHORT TERM. HENCE...WILL MAKE NO CHANGES
TO PREVIOUS FORECAST.

.LONG TERM...
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...THE HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM BUILDING NEAR
FIJI AND REMAINING NEARLY STATIONARY THERE WILL BRING A SLIGHT
UPTICK IN TRADES THROUGH THE LONG TERM. ADDITIONALLY...EXPECT TRADE
SHOWERS TO BE EMBEDDED WITHIN THE TRADE WIND FLOW THROUGH THE LONG
TERM.

&&

.MARINE...
CONDITIONS HAVE FALLEN BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS AND WILL REMAIN BELOW
ADVISORY THRESHOLDS THROUGH AT LEAST TUESDAY.

&&

.PPG WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED
HIGH SURF ADVISORY IS CANCELLED

&&

$$

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