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ATHW40 PHFO 051151
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HAWAIIAN ISLANDS SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NWS CENTRAL PACIFIC HURRICANE CENTER HONOLULU HI
1200 UTC MON DEC 05 2016

BASED ON DATA THROUGH 1130 UTC DECEMBER 05 2016

IN THE UPPER AIR...THE LATEST WATER VAPOR IMAGES CONTINUE TO SHOW
THE EASTWARD-PROGRESSION OF A TROUGH.  ITS NORTH-TO-SOUTH ORIENTED
AXIS IS CURRENTLY ALONG A LINE FROM 30N160W TO 26N158W TO JUST OVER
KAUAI TO 16N162W...AND HAS BEEN HEADING EAST NEAR 10 MPH OVER THE
PAST SEVEN HOURS.  A BROAD AREA OF BROKEN TO OVERCAST MULTILAYERED
CLOUDS...WITH EMBEDDED SHOWERS AND AREAS OF STEADY RAIN...IS EAST OF
THE TROUGH AXIS AND...AS A WHOLE...HAS BEEN PUSHING EAST AS THE
SYSTEM MOVES IN THE SAME DIRECTION.  THIS CLOUDINESS HAS CLEARED THE
GARDEN ISLE...FOR THE MOST PART...AS OF BULLETIN TIME...BUT IT IS
STILL STREAMING OVER THE OTHER ISLES AND ADJACENT WATERS...WITH
INDIVIDUAL CLOUD ELEMENTS FLOWING FROM THE SOUTH AND SOUTH-
SOUTHWEST.

AT THE MOMENT...MOST OF THE CLOUDINESS ASSOCIATED WITH THE UPPER
LEVEL FEATURE IS LOCATED NORTH OF 10N BETWEEN 147W AND 159W.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE OCCURRING FROM TIME TO TIME FROM 28N TO
30N BETWEEN 155W AND 157W...AND FROM 10N TO 17N BETWEEN 147W AND
153W.

ONLY LIMITED CONVECTION IS FIRING ELSEWHERE.  SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EVIDENT FROM 06.5N TO 11N EAST OF 147W...WITHIN 60
MILES OF A LINE FROM 11N159W TO 08.5N170W...AND FROM 03.5N TO 06N
WEST OF 168W.

$$

KINEL

EFFECTIVE WEDNESDAY...DECEMBER 14 2016...THE NWS WILL DISCONTINUE
THIS PRODUCT. FOR QUESTIONS...PLEASE CONTACT TOM EVANS AT
808-973-5273. THE OFFICIAL CHANGE NOTICE CAN BE FOUND AT...ALL
LOWER CASE...HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/OM/NOTIF.HTML



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