Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 040219
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 PM CHST WED MAR 4 2015

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

A NEAR-EQUATORIAL TROUGH STRETCHES FAR EASTWARD FROM 3N130E TO A
DISTURBANCE CENTERED JUST EAST OF TARAWA AT 2N175E. SEVERAL AREAS OF
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS SOUTH OF KOROR...YAP...AND
CHUUK AND SOUTHWEST OF POHNPEI ARE SOUTH OF A LINE FROM 8N130E TO
3N141E TO 7N146E TO 5N156E. SCATTERED SHOWERS WELL SOUTH OF KOSRAE
ARE SOUTH OF 2N FROM 160E TO 166E.

A SURFACE TROUGH CURVES NORTHWARD FROM THE DISTURBANCE AT 2N175E TO
NORTHEAST OF MAJURO AT 10N175E WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS EAST OF A LINE FROM 15N172E TO 10N170E TO 3N178E.

A COLD FRONT RUNS SOUTHWESTWARD FROM 25N133E TO BEYOND 130E TO 24N.
EXTENSIVE CLOUDINESS AND PATCHY RAIN ARE ALONG AND UP TO 300 MILES
NORTHWEST OF THE FRONT.

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SIMPSON


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