Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 270247
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 PM CHST MON APR 27 2015

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

A SHEAR LINE EXTENDS SOUTHWESTWARD FROM NEAR IWO TO ISLAND AT
25N142E TO BEYOND 130E AT 24N. PATCHY CLOUDS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS
ARE PRESENT ALONG AND UP TO 150 MILES NORTH OF THIS BOUNDARY.

LOW-LEVEL CONVERGENCE IS TRIGGERING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS NORTHWEST OF SAIPAN WITHIN 100 MILES OF A LINE FROM
17N134E TO 19N140E.

A BROAD CIRCULATION IS CENTERED SOUTH OF YAP AT 7N138E. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE SEEN ACROSS YAP STATE WITHIN
150 MILES OF A LINE FROM 10N136E TO 6N145E.

A SURFACE TROUGH NEAR KOSRAE EXTENDS NORTHEAST FROM 2N157E TO
9N163E. ANOTHER SURFACE TROUGH NEAR MAJURO EXTENDS FROM 5N167E TO
9N173E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE FOUND OVER
KWAJALEIN ATOLL AND NEAR MAJURO...AND NORTH OF KOSRAE AND POHNPEI
BETWEEN 7N AND 11N FROM 160E TO 178E.

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AYDLETT


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