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FXZS60 NSTU 050014
AFDPPG

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION FOR AMERICAN SAMOA AND INDEPENDENT SAMOA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PAGO PAGO AS
114 PM SST SAT JUL 4 2015

.SHORT TERM...
.TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...A SURFACE RIDGE TO THE SOUTH OF
THE AREA WILL HELP TRIMMED SHOWER ACTIVITIES OVER THE SAMOAN ISLANDS
DURING THE NEXT COUPLE DAYS. EXPECT A QUIET FCST PERIOD EXCEPT FOR
AFTERNOON SCATTERED SHOWERS. AS A RESULT...ANTICIPATE PARTLY TO
MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES AND ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS.

.LONG TERM...
.TUESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...A WEAK SURFACE TROUGH TO THE EAST OF MANUA
WILL TRIGGER SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND POSSIBLE TSTMS MAINLY
NEAR MANUA WATERS THROUGH THE MIDWEEK. HENCE...A SURFACE RIDGE
WILL MATERIALIZE TO THE SOUTH OF THE AREA DURING TUESDAY NIGHT
INTO WEDNESDAY THUS ALLOWING FAIR WEATHER TO REMAIN CLOSE TO THE
REGION THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. IF MODELS ARE CORRECT...ANTICIPATE
RELATIVELY DRY WEATHER CONDITIONS OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.

&&

.MARINE...THE LATEST WAVE WATCH MODEL SUGGEST THE ARRIVAL OF A
SOUTH-SOUTHWEST SWELL OF 7 TO 9 FT DURING MONDAY AFTERNOON. HENCE...
WILL MONITOR THIS SITUATION BEFORE PROVIDING NEW UPDATES. THEREFORE...
EXPECT SEAS OF 5 TO 7 FT OVER THE NEXT COUPLE DAYS.

&&

.PPG WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
.A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

&&

$$

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000
FXZS60 NSTU 040118
AFDPPG

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION FOR AMERICAN SAMOA AND INDEPENDENT SAMOA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PAGO PAGO AS
218 PM SST FRI JUL 3 2015

.SHORT TERM...
.TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...A TRADE-WIND REGIME WILL USHER MODERATE
TO FRESH BREEZE THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON. HENCE...A SURFACE RIDGE
FROM THE SOUTHWEST WILL PASS TO THE SOUTH OF THE REGION THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING. AS A RESULT...ANTICIPATE ONLY MINIMAL SHOWERS THROUGH THE
SHORT TERM FCST PERIOD.

.LONG TERM...
.MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...A SURFACE RIDGE TO THE SOUTH WILL YIELD TO
DRY WEATHER CONDITIONS THROUGH THE MIDWEEK. EAST WINDS OF 10 TO 15 KT
WILL DIMINISH TUESDAY NIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE UP
TO 10 KT WEDNESDAY MORNING. THEREFORE...EXPECT SCATTERED AFTERNOON
SHOWERS AND MAINLY ISOLATED SHOWERS THROUGHOUT THE LONG TERM FCST PERIOD.

&&

.MARINE...SEAS OF 9 TO 12 FT WILL SUBSIDE TO NEAR 7 TO 9 FT SATURDAY
MORNING...THEN DROPPING TO NEAR 5 TO 7 FT SUNDAY MORNING.

&&

.PPG WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
.A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.
.A HIGH SURF ADVISORY.

&&

$$

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000
FXZS60 NSTU 030019
AFDPPG

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION FOR AMERICAN SAMOA AND INDEPENDENT SAMOA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PAGO PAGO AS
119 PM SST THU JUL 2 2015

.SHORT TERM...
.TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...A SURFACE TROUGH EMBEDDED WITHIN
THE TRADE-WIND FLOW WILL DRIFT NORTHWESTWARD THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.
FRESH TO STRONG TRADE-WINDS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA UNTIL SATURDAY
NIGHT. TO THE SOUTH OF THE REGION...A SURFACE RIDGE WILL CONTINUE TO
STRENGTHEN INTO SATURDAY AFTERNOON. THIS WEATHER PHENOMENON WILL
PROVIDE ONLY MINIMAL SHOWERS WHILE KNOCKING OFF THE LOCAL WIND
SPEED TO NEAR 10 TO 15 KT SATURDAY NIGHT. AS A RESULT...ANTICIPATE
SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS TONIGHT. WET WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL
DIMINISH FRIDAY EVENING INTO SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

.LONG TERM...
.SUNDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...A WEAK SURFACE TROUGH WILL STALL TO THE
EAST OF MANUA FOR A FEW DAYS. HOWEVER...THE TRADE-WIND FLOW WILL
CONTINUE TO PREVAIL THROUGH THE MIDWEEK AS A HIGH PRESSURE FROM
THE SOUTHWEST DRIFTS EASTWARD THROUGHOUT THE WEEK. AS A RESULT...
ANTICIPATE PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES AND ISOLATED TO SCATTERED
SHOWERS.

&&

.MARINE...A COMBINATION OF SOUTH SWELLS AND TRADE-WIND GENERATED SEAS
AND SWELLS OF 9 TO 12 FEET WILL PRODUCE HAZARDOUS SURFS OVER THE NEXT
COUPLE DAYS. SEAS WILL SUBSIDE TO NEAR 7 TO 9 FEET STARTING SATURDAY
MORNING...THEN DROPPING TO ABOUT 2 TO 3 FEET SATURDAY NIGHT INTO
SUNDAY MORNING.

&&

.PPG WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
.A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.
.A HIGH SURF ADVISORY.

&&

$$

BAQUI








000
FXZS60 NSTU 030019
AFDPPG

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION FOR AMERICAN SAMOA AND INDEPENDENT SAMOA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PAGO PAGO AS
119 PM SST THU JUL 2 2015

.SHORT TERM...
.TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...A SURFACE TROUGH EMBEDDED WITHIN
THE TRADE-WIND FLOW WILL DRIFT NORTHWESTWARD THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.
FRESH TO STRONG TRADE-WINDS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA UNTIL SATURDAY
NIGHT. TO THE SOUTH OF THE REGION...A SURFACE RIDGE WILL CONTINUE TO
STRENGTHEN INTO SATURDAY AFTERNOON. THIS WEATHER PHENOMENON WILL
PROVIDE ONLY MINIMAL SHOWERS WHILE KNOCKING OFF THE LOCAL WIND
SPEED TO NEAR 10 TO 15 KT SATURDAY NIGHT. AS A RESULT...ANTICIPATE
SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS TONIGHT. WET WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL
DIMINISH FRIDAY EVENING INTO SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

.LONG TERM...
.SUNDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...A WEAK SURFACE TROUGH WILL STALL TO THE
EAST OF MANUA FOR A FEW DAYS. HOWEVER...THE TRADE-WIND FLOW WILL
CONTINUE TO PREVAIL THROUGH THE MIDWEEK AS A HIGH PRESSURE FROM
THE SOUTHWEST DRIFTS EASTWARD THROUGHOUT THE WEEK. AS A RESULT...
ANTICIPATE PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES AND ISOLATED TO SCATTERED
SHOWERS.

&&

.MARINE...A COMBINATION OF SOUTH SWELLS AND TRADE-WIND GENERATED SEAS
AND SWELLS OF 9 TO 12 FEET WILL PRODUCE HAZARDOUS SURFS OVER THE NEXT
COUPLE DAYS. SEAS WILL SUBSIDE TO NEAR 7 TO 9 FEET STARTING SATURDAY
MORNING...THEN DROPPING TO ABOUT 2 TO 3 FEET SATURDAY NIGHT INTO
SUNDAY MORNING.

&&

.PPG WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
.A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.
.A HIGH SURF ADVISORY.

&&

$$

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