Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 261514
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 AM CHST TUE JAN 27 2015

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

A COLD FRONT EXTENDS SOUTHWESTWARD FROM NEAR MIDWAY THROUGH 25N178E
TO JUST NORTH OF WAKE ISLAND AT 21N167E...THEN CONTINUES AS A SHEAR
LINE TO END WEST OF THE NORTHERN CNMI AT 17N140E. CLOUDINESS AND
PATCHY SHOWERS ARE FOUND ALONG AND UP TO 220 MILES NORTHWEST OF THIS
BOUNDARY.

A NEAR-EQUATORIAL TROUGH MEANDERS EASTWARD FROM NEAR NORTH MALUKU
THROUGH 2N130E TO END AT EQ173E. CONVERGING WINDS NEAR AND NORTH OF
THE TROUGH AXIS ARE CREATING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS JUST SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH OF KOROR WITHIN 60 MILES OF A
LINE FROM 7N130E TO 6N135E...AND ALSO WELL SOUTH OF YAP WITHIN 95
MILES OF A LINE FROM 1N133E TO 3N143E. SIMILAR CONDITIONS ARE
OCCURRING NORTH OF KOSRAE WITHIN 50 MILES OF A LINE FROM 6N161E TO
7N164E...AND ALSO SOUTH OF MAJURO WITHIN 65 MILES OF 4N171E.
SCATTERED SHOWERS ARE PRESENT JUST SOUTH OF CHUUK LAGOON WITHIN 60
MILES OF A LINE FROM 6N149E TO 6N154E.

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CHAN


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