Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 020354 AAA
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE...AMEND 3RD PARAGRAPH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 PM CHST THU OCT 2 2014

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

TYPHOON PHANFONE IS CENTERED 575 MILES NORTHWEST OF SAIPAN AT
20N139E...MOVING WEST-NORTHWEST AT 16 MPH WITH MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS OF 120 MPH. HEAVY SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE
WITHIN 250 MILES OF THE CENTER OF PHANFONE BETWEEN 16N AND 22N FROM
135E TO 142E. CONVERGENT WINDS ON THE EAST SIDE OF PHANFONE ARE
GENERATING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE
MARIANA ISLANDS BETWEEN 13N AND 25N FROM 142E TO 155E. FOR MORE
INFORMATION ON TYPHOON PHANFONE...SEE BULLETINS ISSUED BY THE JOINT
TYPHOON WARNING CENTER UNDER WMO HEADER WTPN32 PGTW...AND PUBLIC
ADVISORIES ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE UNDER WMO HEADER
WTPQ32 PGUM.

WEST TO SOUTHWEST MONSOON WINDS ARE PRODUCING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS PALAU AND YAP BETWEEN 4N AND 12N FROM
130E TO 140E AND SOUTH OF GUAM BETWEEN 7N AND 12N FROM 140E TO 148E.

A DISTURBANCE CENTERED JUST NORTH OF KOSRAE NEAR 6N164E IS NOW THE
SUBJECT OF A TROPICAL CYCLONE FORMATION ALERT ISSUED BY THE JOINT
TYPHOON WARNING CENTER. SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS OVER POHNPEI AND KOSRAE STATES ARE BETWEEN THE EQUATOR
AND 11N FROM 156E TO 170E.

TRADE-WIND CONVERGENCE IS TRIGGERING SCATTED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS IN PATCHY AREAS OVER THE MARSHALL ISLANDS BETWEEN 2N
AND 9N FROM 170E TO 180.

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SIMPSON








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