Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 300254
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 PM CHST WED JUL 30 2014

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

TROPICAL STORM HALONG (11W) IS CENTERED WEST OF ROTA AT 14N145E...
MOVING WEST-NORTHWEST AT 9 MPH WITH MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS OF 65
MPH. NUMEROUS HEAVY SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE SEEN OVER
GUAM AND NEAR THE CENTER OF HALONG BETWEEN 10N AND 15N FROM 140E TO
147E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE PRESENT FARTHER
OUT FROM THE CENTER WITHIN 120 MILES OF A LINE FROM 12N139E TO
19N145E. FOR MORE INFORMATION ON TROPICAL STORM HALONG...SEE
BULLETINS ISSUED BY THE JOINT TYPHOON WARNING CENTER UNDER WMO
HEADER WTPN31 PGTW AND PUBLIC ADVISORIES ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE UNDER WMO HEADER WTPQ31 PGUM.

A TROPICAL DISTURBANCE IS CENTERED EAST OF TAIWAN NEAR 22N130E.
CONVERGING MONSOON WINDS ARE GENERATING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE PHILIPPINE SEA WEST OF A LINE FROM 25N138E TO
20N139E TO 13N138E TO 11N132E.

ANOTHER TROPICAL DISTURBANCE IS CENTERED EAST OF POHNPEI NEAR
8N161E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE OCCURRING
JUST EAST OF POHNPEI AND OVER KOSRAE BETWEEN 4N AND 12N FROM 159E TO
165E.

AN OLD FRONTAL BOUNDARY EXTENDS NORTHEASTWARD FROM 21N168E TO BEYOND
25N AT 178E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE PRESENT
ALONG AND UP TO 160 MILES NORTHWEST OF THIS BOUNDARY.

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W. AYDLETT




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