Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2
000
ATPQ40 PGUM 301442
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
1242 AM CHST FRI MAR 31 2017

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

A SHEAR LINE EXTENDS WEST-SOUTHWESTWARD THROUGH 21N180...PASSING
SOUTH OF GUAM NEAR 11N145E BEFORE ENDING NEAR 9N131E. CLOUDS AND
PATCHY SHOWERS ARE SEEN ALONG AND UP TO 300 MILES NORTHWEST OF
THIS BOUNDARY.

A NEAR-EQUATORIAL TROUGH EXTENDS EAST-SOUTHEASTWARD FROM 2N131E TO
EQ142E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE JUST
SOUTH OF KOROR AND SOUTHWEST OF CHUUK BETWEEN THE EQUATOR AND 7N
FROM 130E TO 150E.

A TROPICAL DISTURBANCE SOUTH OF KOSRAE IS GENERATING SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS POHNPEI AND CHUUK STATES
BETWEEN THE EQUATOR AND 8N FROM 156E TO 167E.

TRADE-WIND CONVERGENCE IS PRODUCING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS NEAR MAJURO WITHIN 100 MILES OF A LINE FROM 5N167E
TO 8N172E TO 3N180.

$$

AYDLETT



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.