Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 290223
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 PM CHST SUN MAR 29 2015

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

TYPHOON MAYSAK (04W) IS CENTERED VERY CLOSE TO CHUUK AT 7N151E WITH
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS OF 80 MPH AND MOVING TOWARD WEST AT 12 MPH.
HEAVY RAIN AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE BETWEEN 5N AND 10N FROM
148E TO 155E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE
BETWEEN 10N AND 12N FROM 150E TO 160E AND BETWEEN 10N AND 1N FROM
155E TO 160E. FOR MORE INFORMATION ON TYPHOON MAYSAK SEE WARNINGS
ISSUED BY THE JOINT TYPHOON WARNING CENTER UNDER WMO HEADER WTPN31
PGTW AND ADVISORIES ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE UNDER WMO
HEADER WTPQ31 PGUM.

A TROPICAL DISTURBANCE OVER THE MARSHALL ISLANDS IS PRODUCING
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WITHIN 175 MILES
OF A LINE FROM 9N171E TO 5N180.

A SHEAR LINE STRETCHES SOUTHWESTWARD FROM 20N180 JUST SOUTH OF WAKE
ISLAND TO ABOUT 15N150E. CLOUDINESS AND PATCHY SHOWERS ARE ALONG AND
UP TO 500 MILES NORTHWEST OF THE SHEAR LINE.

CONVERGING TRADE WINDS ARE TRIGGERING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS WEST OF ROTA WITHIN 50 MILES OF 15N142E...AND JUST
WEST OF YAP AND NORTH OF KOROR WITHIN 100 MILES OF 11N135E.

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SIMPSON


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