Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 011456
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 AM CHST SUN OCT 2 2016

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

NEWLY-UPGRADED TYPHOON CHABA (21W) IS CENTERED 665 MILES SOUTH-
SOUTHEAST OF OKINAWA NEAR 18N133E...MOVING NORTHWESTWARD AT 14 MPH
WITH MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS OF 75 MPH. NUMEROUS HEAVY SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE NEAR THE CENTER BETWEEN 16N AND 20N FROM
130E TO 135E. FOR MORE INFORMATION ON CHABA...SEE BULLETINS ISSUED
BY THE JOINT TYPHOON WARNING CENTER UNDER WMO HEADER WTPN32 PGTW AND
BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE UNDER WMO HEADER WTPQ32 PGUM.

A SURFACE TROUGH EXTENDS NORTHEASTWARD FROM CHABA TO 23N143E.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE SEEN NORTH OF CHABA...
BETWEEN A LINE FROM 20N130E TO 20N144E TO 25N148E AND 25N.

SOUTHWEST MONSOON FLOW IS GENERATING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS NEAR YAP AND KOROR BETWEEN 6N AND 14N FROM 130E TO
138E.

A TROPICAL DISTURBANCE IS PRODUCING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS SOUTHEAST OF GUAM AND ACROSS CHUUK STATE WITHIN AN
AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 15N151E TO 10N158E TO 3N152E TO 9N144E
BACK TO 15N151E.

A SURFACE TROUGH EXTENDS NORTHEASTWARD FROM 3N168E TO 13N180.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE SEEN EAST OF MAJURO
BETWEEN 5N AND 10N FROM 174E TO 180.

AN UPPER-LEVEL TROUGH CURVES EASTWARD FROM 19N150E TO 15N165E
THROUGH 21N180. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE
PRESENT NORTHEAST OF SAIPAN BETWEEN 15N AND 19N FROM 147E TO
151E...AND NORTHEAST OF POHNPEI BETWEEN 10N AND 14N FROM 160E TO
165E...AND WELL EAST OF WAKE ISLAND EAST OF A LINE FROM 19N177E TO
13N180.

$$

AYDLETT



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