Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 281531
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
131 AM CHST SUN MAY 29 2016

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

A SURFACE TROUGH EXTENDS NORTHEASTWARD FROM NORTH OF KOROR AT
12N133E TO BEYOND 25N AT 143E. AN UPPER-LEVEL LOW CENTERED SOUTH
OF IWO TO ISLAND NEAR 20N140E IS ENHANCING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A
FEW THUNDERSTORMS NEAR THIS FEATURE BETWEEN 17N AND 22N FROM 138E
TO 145E. A MID-LEVEL LOW CENTER NEAR 15N134E IS ALSO TRIGGERING
SIMILAR WEATHER NORTH OF KOROR AND YAP BETWEEN 12N AND 16N FROM
132E TO 137E.

TRADE-WIND DISTURBANCES ARE CAUSING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS JUST WEST OF KOROR BETWEEN 5N AND 8N FROM 130E TO
133E...AND ALSO OVER THE EASTERN MARSHALL ISLANDS WITHIN 70 MILES
OF A LINE FROM 8N170E TO 6N176E TO 7N180.

TRADE-WIND CONVERGENCE IS GENERATING SCATTERED SHOWERS WELL
SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH OF WENO ISLAND IN CHUUK STATE...SOUTH OF A
LINE FROM 3N147E TO 1N159E. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE OCCURRING
JUST SOUTH OF WENO WITHIN 80 MILES OF A LINE FROM 7N152E TO
3N153E.

$$

CHAN


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