Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 181505
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
105 AM CHST FRI JAN 19 2018

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

A SURFACE TROUGH EXTENDS SOUTHEASTWARD THROUGH 6N130E THROUGH A WEAK
CIRCULATION SOUTH OF KOROR NEAR 4N135E TO END NEAR EQ144E. PATCHY
SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE FOUND SOUTHEAST OF KOROR BETWEEN
THE EQUATOR AND 7N FROM 135E TO 146E.

TRADE-WIND CONVERGENCE IS GENERATING SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS
SOUTH OF GUAM WITHIN 60 MILES OF A LINE FROM 9N142E TO 11N148E...AND
ACROSS KOSRAE AND THE MARSHALL ISLANDS BETWEEN 3N AND 8N EAST OF
162E.

A WEAK CIRCULATION IS CENTERED NEAR 21N145E. WIDESPREAD LOW AND
MID-LEVEL CLOUDS AND SHOWERS ARE FOUND NORTH OF THE FAR NORTHERN
MARIANAS BETWEEN 20N AND 25N FROM 144E TO 154E.

A SURFACE TROUGH APPROACHING CHUUK IS CAUSING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
A FEW THUNDERSTORMS BETWEEN 4N AND 9N FROM 150E TO 154E.

A SURFACE TROUGH EAST OF WAKE ISLAND IS CAUSING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
A FEW THUNDERSTORMS NORTH OF A LINE FROM 19N174E TO 22N180.

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AYDLETT


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