Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2
000
ATPQ40 PGUM 240333
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 PM CHST WED AUG 24 2016

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

TYPHOON LIONROCK IS CENTERED 310 MILES EAST-SOUTHEAST OF OKINAWA
NEAR 25N133E WITH MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS OF 85 MPH MOVING SOUTHWEST
AT 9 MPH. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE NORTH OF 23N FROM
131E TO 135E. FOR INFORMATION ON LIONROCK...SEE BULLETINS ISSUED BY
THE JOINT TYPHOON WARNING CENTER UNDER WMO HEADER WTPN34 PGTW AND BY
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE UNDER WMO HEADER WTPQ34 PGUM.

TROPICAL DEPRESSION 14W IS CENTERED 125 MILES NORTH-NORTHEAST OF
AGRIHAN NEAR 21N146E WITH MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH MOVING
NORTH AT 25 MPH. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE
WITHIN 100 MILES OF A LINE FROM 19N146E TO 22N141E. FOR INFORMATION
ON 14W...SEE BULLETINS ISSUED BY JOINT TYPHOON WARNING CENTER UNDER
WMO HEADER WTPN31 PGTW AND BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE UNDER WMO
HEADER WTPQ31 PGUM.

CONVERGING SOUTHWEST TO WEST MONSOON WINDS ARE GENERATING NUMEROUS
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FAR NORTHWEST OF YAP BETWEEN 14N AND 19N
FROM 130E TO 140E.

A TROPICAL DISTURBANCE FAR NORTHEAST OF THE MARIANAS IS PRODUCING
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS NORTH OF A LINE FROM
22N149E TO 24N157E.

CONVERGING SOUTHEAST WINDS ARE TRIGGERING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A
FEW THUNDERSTORMS EAST OF THE MARIANAS WITHIN 80 MILES OF A LINE
FROM 17N150E TO 10N152E.

A SURFACE TROUGH OVER POHNPEI STATE EXTENDS NORTHWEST FROM 4N161E TO
15N157E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE WITHIN 150
MILES OF A LINE FROM EQ158E TO 15N157E.

CONVERGING TRADE WINDS ARE CAUSING SCATTERED SHOWERS SOUTHEAST OF
MAJURO EAST OF A LINE FROM 7N173E TO 4N174E 2N176E.

$$

SIMPSON



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.