Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 240311
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 PM CHST THU APR 24 2014

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

A NEAR-EQUATORIAL TROUGH RUNS SOUTHEASTWARD FROM 7N130E TO A
TROPICAL DISTURBANCE CENTERED JUST SOUTHEAST OF WENO ISLAND IN CHUUK
STATE NEAR 6N156E TO END AT 2N167E.  SCATTERED SHOWERS ARE FOUND
NEAR CHUUK...POHNPEI AND KOSRAE STATES SOUTH OF LINE FROM 8N150E TO
10N152E TO 12N156 TO 6N162E.

A COLD FRONT EXTENDS SOUTHWESTWARD FROM 25N152E AND CONTINUES AS A
STATIONARY FRONT THAT CURVES WEST...SOUTH OF IWO TO ISLAND AT
20N141E TO BEYOND 130E AT 20N.  PATCHY CLOUDS WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE FOUND 200 MILES NORTH THIS BOUNDARY.
CONVERGING WINDS SOUTH OF THIS FEATURE ARE PRODUCING SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND FEW THUNDERSTORMS 200 MILES NORTH OF A LINE FROM 12N131E
TO 16N133E TO 25N152E.

CONVERGING TRADE WINDS ARE CAUSING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS OVER KOSRAE AND THE MARSHALL ISLANDS IN AN AREA
BETWEEN 2N AND 11N FROM 163E TO THE DATELINE.

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