Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 130246
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 PM CHST SAT FEB 13 2016

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

A COLD FRONT EXTENDS FROM 20N180 TO 16N170E...THEN CONTINUES AS A
SHEAR LINE...PASSING SOUTH OF GUAM NEAR 11N145E TO JUST NORTH OF YAP
AT 10N138E. CLOUDINESS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS ARE FOUND ALONG AND UP
TO 200 MILES NORTH OF THIS BOUNDARY.

A LOW-LEVEL TROUGH EXTENDING FROM 1N165E TO 3N160E IS PRODUCING
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS FROM JUST OF POHNPEI TO
THE EQUATOR SOUTH OF KOSRAE...WITHIN 75 MILES OF A LINE FROM 6N159E
TO EQ163E.

A TRADE-WIND DISTURBANCE NEAR THE DATE LINE IS GENERATING SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS EAST OF MAJURO WITHIN 150 MILES OF A
LINE FROM EQ173E TO 7N175E TO 8N177E TO 7N180...INCLUDING TARAWA AND
BUTARITARI.

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MGM


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