Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 030222
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 PM CHST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

TRADE-WIND CONVERGENCE IS TRIGGERING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS WELL NORTHWEST OF YAP WITHIN 60 MILES OF A LINE FROM
15N135E TO 14N136E AND SOUTH OF CHUUK WITHIN 100 MILES OF 3N153E.
PATCHY AREAS OF SHOWERS ARE ALSO OVER WESTERN CHUUK STATE...YAP
STATE AND PALAU BETWEEN 10N AND THE EQUATOR FROM 130E TO 150E.

A TROPICAL DISTURBANCE IS CENTERED NEAR MAJURO AT 7N172E. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE MARSHALL ISLANDS ARE WITHIN
150 MILES OF A LINE FROM 7N167E TO 6N176E.

A WEAK SHEAR LINE RUNS WESTWARD FROM SOUTH OF MIDWAY ISLAND THROUGH
20N180 JUST NORTH OF WAKE ISLAND AT 20N167E TO 21N160E THEN CURVING
SOUTHWESTWARD TO NEAR SAIPAN AT 15N146E. PATCHY CLOUDS AND SHOWERS
ARE ALONG AND UP TO 100 MILES NORTH OF THE SHEAR LINE.

$$

SIMPSON



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