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FXZS60 NSTU 060103

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Pago Pago AS
203 PM SST Thu Dec 5 2019

.Short term...
TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...Satellite shows a board line of
convections to the northeast sweeping west. Numerous showers will
remain over the islands tonight and Friday. The trough will
continue to move west of the island on Friday night as the dry
subsidence following behind will stabilize weather. High pressure
to the south southeast will continue to hold gentle east winds
through the weekend.

.Long term...
SUNDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...Another surface trough will develop over
the islands on Sunday and remain through the rest of the new week.
High pressure to the southeast will remain nearly stationary
through the rest of the week. With the trough moving across the
islands, winds will diminish to light and variable on Sunday.
Winds will remain light and variable through the end of the new


Seas will remain below advisory levels through the new week. No
significant swells are expected.