Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 290259
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 PM CHST TUE JUL 29 2014

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

NEWLY UPGRADED TROPICAL STORM 11W IS CENTERED EAST-SOUTHEAST OF GUAM
AT 12N148E...MOVING WEST-NORTHWEST AT 8 MPH WITH MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS OF 50 MPH. NUMEROUS HEAVY SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
ARE SEEN AROUND THE CENTER NEAR THE SOUTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS WITHIN
65 MILES OF A LINE FROM 15N149E TO 14N147E TO 12N147E TO 12N149E.
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON TROPICAL STORM 11W...SEE BULLETINS ISSUED BY
THE JOINT TYPHOON WARNING CENTER UNDER WMO HEADER WTPN31 PGTW AND
PUBLIC ADVISORIES ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE UNDER WMO
HEADER WTPQ31 PGUM.

A MONSOON TROUGH REACHES SOUTHEASTWARD FROM A TROPICAL DISTURBANCE
CENTERED EAST OF LUZON NEAR 18N131E THROUGH TROPICAL STORM 11W TO A
WEAK CIRCULATION CENTERED NEAR KOSRAE AT 7N163E...THEN CONTINUES
EASTWARD TO BEYOND 180 AT 6N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS ARE OCCURRING NEAR THE TROUGH AND DISTURBANCE NORTH OF
KOROR AND YAP BETWEEN 12N AND 23N FROM 130E TO 140E. CONVERGING
MONSOON WINDS ARE CAUSING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS
SOUTHWEST OF GUAM WITHIN 80 MILES OF A LINE FROM 13N142E TO
10N143E...AND ALSO NORTHWEST OF CHUUK WITHIN 100 MILES OF A LINE
FROM 7N141E TO 10N150E. SIMILAR WEATHER IS ALSO FOUND ACROSS THE
MARSHALL ISLANDS WITHIN 190 MILES OF A LINE FROM 9N166E TO 2N180.

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CHAN





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