Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 061530
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
130 AM CHST SAT MAY 7 2016

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

A SHEAR LINE REACHES WESTWARD FROM SOUTH OF MIDWAY ISLAND THROUGH
21N180 TO END WEST OF WAKE ISLAND AT 20N157E. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE SEEN ALONG AND UP TO 200 MILES NORTH
OF THIS BOUNDARY.

TRADE-WIND CONVERGENCE IS TRIGGERING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS SOUTHWEST OF KOROR BETWEEN 3N AND 7N FROM 130E TO
134E...AND ALSO SOUTHEAST OF YAP WITHIN 75 MILES OF A LINE FROM
3N140E TO 7N145E.

DIVERGENT UPPER-LEVEL WINDS ARE ENHANCING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS NEAR A FEW TRADE-WIND DISTURBANCES OVER
POHNPEI WITHIN 70 MILES OF A LINE FROM 9N155E TO 8N163E...AND OVER
KOSRAE...TARAWA AND BUTARITARI ATOLLS WITHIN 110 MILES OF A LINE
FROM 7N165E TO 3N169E TO 5N173E TO EQ178E.

$$

CHAN



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