Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 230256
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 PM CHST WED JUL 23 2014

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

A MONSOON TROUGH STRETCHES SOUTHEASTWARD FROM 16N130E THROUGH A
TROPICAL DISTURBANCE CENTERED WEST OF GUAM NEAR 13N136E TO ANOTHER
DISTURBANCE CENTERED WEST OF CHUUK NEAR 6N147E...THEN TURNS
EASTWARD TO END NEAR KOSRAE AT 5N163E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE OCCURRING NORTH OF KOROR WITHIN 70 MILES
OF A LINE FROM 13N130E TO 16N136E AND OVER YAP STATE AND PARTS OF
PALAU BETWEEN 10N AND THE EQUATOR FROM 135E TO 146E. FARTHER
EAST...NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE OBSERVED OVER
POHNPEI AND KOSRAE STATES BETWEEN 8N AND THE EQUATOR FROM 150E TO
164E.

A SURFACE TROUGH EXTENDS SOUTHWESTWARD FROM 25N150E TO 19N145E.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE FOUND NORTH OF
THE MARIANAS BETWEEN 25N AND 19N FROM 140E TO 150E.

A TRADE-WIND DISTURBANCE IS GENERATING SCATTERED SHOWERS NORTH OF
THE MARSHALL ISLANDS BETWEEN 16N AND 9N FROM 169E TO 176E.

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