Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 230316
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
116 PM CHST FRI JUN 23 2017

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

A SURFACE TROUGH RUNS NORTHEASTWARD FROM NEAR WENO ISLAND AT 8N150E
THROUGH A WEAK CIRCULATION CENTERED NORTH OF THE ISLAND AT 11N153E
TO END AT 15N157E. AN UPPER-LEVEL LOW IS ALSO IN THE VICINITY
NORTHEAST OF SAIPAN AT 17N150E. INTERACTION BETWEEN THESE FEATURES
IS CAUSING SPORADIC DEEP CONVECTION WITHIN 140 MILES OF A LINE
FROM 16N149E TO 10N160E.

ANOTHER SURFACE TROUGH CURVES NORTHWARD FROM WELL SOUTH OF YAP AT
EQ139E...PASSING NEAR KOROR AT 8N135E TO END NORTH OF YAP AT 15N138E.
NUMEROUS TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE
OCCURRING ACROSS THE REPUBLIC OF PALAU AND WESTERN YAP STATE WITHIN
215 MILES OF A LINE FROM 2N130E TO 10N139E.

A TRADE-WIND DISTURBANCE IS TRIGGERING SCATTERED SHOWERS NEAR
BUTARITARI ATOLL AND THE DATE LINE WITHIN 55 MILES OF A LINE FROM
4N172E TO 5N178E TO 7N180.

$$

CHAN


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