Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 310259
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 PM CHST MON AUG 31 2015

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

A MONSOON TROUGH STRETCHES EAST-SOUTHEASTWARD FROM 14N130E THROUGH A
WEAK CIRCULATION CENTERED SOUTHWEST OF GUAM NEAR 11N143E TO ANOTHER
WEAK CIRCULATION CENTERED SOUTH OF MAJURO NEAR 6N171E...THEN TURNS
EASTWARD TO BEYOND THE DATE LINE AT 6N. LOW-LEVEL CONVERGENCE SOUTH
OF THE TROUGH AXIS IS GENERATING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE REPUBLIC OF PALAU AND PARTS OF YAP STATE
WITHIN 160 MILES OF A LINE FROM 5N131E TO 10N141E. SCATTERED TO
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE OCCURRING MAINLY
ACROSS PARTS OF THE MARSHALL ISLANDS AND KOSRAE STATE BETWEEN 8N AND
THE EQUATOR FROM 161E TO THE DATE LINE.

A WEAK DISTURBANCE WEST-SOUTHWEST OF WAKE ISLAND IS TRIGGERING
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS BETWEEN 19N AND 16N
FROM 155E O 161E.

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WILLIAMS


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