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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION FOR AMERICAN SAMOA AND INDEPENDENT SAMOA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PAGO PAGO AS
146 PM SST THU MAY 21 2015

.SHORT TERM...
.TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...A STATIONARY FRONT WILL USHER SCATTERED
TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS ACROSS THE SAMOAN ISLANDS THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON.
A HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM TO THE SOUTH OF PAGO PAGO WILL MIGRATE EASTWARD
THUS ALLOWING INCREASING CLOUDS AND RAINFALL TO MOVE ACROSS THE AREA
INTO SATURDAY EVENING. THEREFORE...ANTICIPATE MODERATE TO FRESH TRADE-
WINDS AND WET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO LINGER THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.

.LONG TERM...
.SUNDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...A TRADE-WIND FLOW WILL PERSIST OVER THE
NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. THUS...EXPECT MODERATE TO FRESH TRADE-WINDS AND
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE MIDWEEK.

&&

.MARINE...A TRADE-WIND GENERATED SEAS AND SWELLS OF 9 TO 12 FEET
WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE TO BELOW 8 FEET SATURDAY MORNING.

&&

.PPG WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
.A HIGH SURF ADVISORY.
.A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

&&

$$

BAQUI








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