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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PAGO PAGO AS
1239 PM SST WED FEB 10 2016

ASZ001>003-111845-
TUTUILA-AUNUU-MANUA-SWAINS-
1239 PM SST WED FEB 10 2016

...NEW RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURES EXPECTED THROUGH THE WEEKEND...

VERY DRY EASTERLY WINDS WILL TRIGGER THE AIR TEMPERATURES AND HEAT
INDEX TO REACH NEW RECORD HIGHS THIS WEEK. THE BULK OF MOISTURE HAS
BEEN DRAWN TO THE WEST OF THE DATE LINE WHICH CORRESPONDS TO A DEVELOPING
TROPICAL DEPRESSION 09F NEAR VANUATU REGION. THIS SITUATION WILL
ALLOW ONLY A MINIMAL AMOUNT OF RAINFALL TO SPREAD ACROSS THE AREA
OVER THE NEXT 36 TO 72 HOURS.

DRIER AIR AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL LINGER ABOVE THE SAMOAN ISLANDS
THROUGH THE WEEKEND. MEANWHILE...GENTLE TO MODERATE BREEZE WILL
BECOME LIGHT AND VARIABLE STARTING FRIDAY EVENING.

THE PUBLIC IS ADVISED TO PLAN OUTDOOR ACTIVITY FOR EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING WHEN THE TEMPERATURE IS LOWER. DRINK PLENTY OF WATER AND NEVER
LEAVE ANYONE IN A CLOSED, PARKED VEHICLE DURING HOT WEATHER EVEN FOR
A SHORT TIME. TAKE NECESSARY HEAT PRECAUTIONS AS HIGH TEMPERATURES
IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S ARE EXPECTED THROUGH SATURDAY.

&&

...O LE A SILI ATU LE MAUALUGA O LE FUA VEVELA O LE EA E OO ATU I
LE FAAIUGA O LE VAIASO...

O LE A TUMAU LE VEVELA O PEAU O LE EA I LE ATUNUU MA O LE A MAFUA
AI ONA SIISII ATU LE MAUALUGA O LE FUA VEVELA O LE EA E OO ATU I
LE FAAIUGA O LE VAIASO NEI. O LE MAMAFA O TIMUGA O LOO IAI NEI E LATA
I MOTU O VANUATU...MA O LE A FAAITIITIA AI LE AVANOA E MAUA AI NI
TIMUGA I LE ATUNUU MO NAI ISI ASO. PEITA`I...O LE A MATUA VEVELA
LE EA ONA O LE MAUALULUGA O FUA VEVELA O LE EA O LE A IAI MO NAI ASO.
O LE A FAAITIITIA FO`I LE AGI O SAVILI E AMATA ATU I LE AFIAFI O
LE ASO FARAILE.

E FAUTUAINA LE ATUNUU INA IA TAGA`I TOTO`A I FUAFUAGA O LE ASO E
TUSA AI MA TULAGA VAAIA O LE TAU MA LE VEVELA O LE EA UA IAI NEI.
IA TOAGA E TAUMAFA LE VAI...MA IA AUA NE`I TUUA SE TAMAITITI PO O SE
TAGATA I TOTONU O LE TAAVALE MO SINA TAIMI PU`UPU`U AE MAISE PE A
LEAI SE EA O LE TAAVALE. FAAMOLEMOLE...IA FAAUTAGIA MAI FAUTUAGA
UA IAI NEI AE MAISE O LE A TUMAU LE MAUALULUGA O FUA VEVELA O LE EA
E LATA I LE 93 I LE 98 TIKERI E OO ATU I LE ASO TOONA`I.

$$

CB

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