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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION FOR AMERICAN SAMOA AND INDEPENDENT SAMOA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PAGO PAGO AS
154 PM SST THU APR 17 2014

.SHORT TERM...
TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...SATELLITE IMAGERIES SHOW
CONVECTIONS FROM THIS MORNING DISSIPATING ACROSS THE ISLANDS. THE
TROUGH IS SLOWLY MOVING EAST NORTHEAST AND AWAY FROM THE ISLANDS.
RAOB FROM THIS AFTERNOON DEPICTS A CONDITIONAL UNSTABLE PROFILE
WITH WINDS BACKING WITH HEIGHTS. MODELS CONTINUE TO PUSH THIS
TROUGH EAST NORTHEAST AS PREVIOUSLY PREDICTED. THEREFORE...NO
CHANGES TO THE PREVIOUS FCST. EXPECT ISOLATED SHOWERS DURING MOST
OF THE SHORT TERM WITH BRIEF SHOWERS TONIGHT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS WILL PERSIST IN THE NEXT FEW DAYS.

.LONG TERM...
SUNDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM TO THE SOUTH WILL
HOLD ISOLATED SHOWERS ACROSS THE ISLANDS THROUGH MIDWEEK OF THE
NEW WEEK. THEREFORE...NO CHANGES TO THE PREVIOUS FCST.

&&

.MARINE...
NO SIGNIFICANT SWELLS ARE EXPECTED IN THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.

&&

.PPG WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NONE.

&&

$$

MALALA









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