Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 290254
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
1254 PM CHST WED MAR 29 2017

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

A COLD FRONT CURVES SOUTHWESTWARD FROM THE NORTH PACIFIC THROUGH
25N174E TO WEST OF WAKE ISLAND AT 19N160E THEN CONTINUES WEST-
SOUTHWESTWARD AS A SHEAR LINE TO NEAR SAIPAN AT 15N145E TO BEYOND
130E AT 11N. CLOUDS AND PATCHY SHOWERS ARE SEEN ALONG AND UP TO
200 MILES NORTH OF THIS BOUNDARY.

A TROPICAL DISTURBANCE SOUTHEAST OF KOROR IS GENERATING SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS PORTIONS OF PALAU AND
YAP STATE BETWEEN THE EQUATOR AND 9N FROM 130E TO 143E.

A SECOND TROPICAL DISTURBANCE JUST SOUTH OF CHUUK IS CAUSING
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS IN CHUUK STATE BETWEEN
5N AND 10N FROM 147E TO 154E.

A TRADE-WIND SURGE JUST NORTH OF POHNPEI AND KOSRAE IS TRIGGERING
SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS JUST
SOUTHEAST OF THE TWO LOCATIONS WITHIN 100 MILES OF A LINE FROM
9N154E TO 4N163E TO 3N168E.

TRADE-WIND CONVERGENCE IS PRODUCING SCATTERED SHOWERS EAST OF
MAJURO EAST OF A LINE FROM 5N175E TO 10N179E.

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