Period of Scattered Showers Possible this Weekend

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An Area of showers and thunderstorms near Pohnpei is coming close to the Marianas. 

Guam – An Area of showers and thunderstorms in north of Pohnpei can bring scattered showers to the Marianas according to the National Weather Service. The disturbance is moving westward and expected to reach near the Marianas on Sunday. Though it is not clear whether scattered showers will prevail, NWS says a chance of rain will increase on Sunday. 

“Still not confident in this so kept showers isolated. There were thunderstorms associated with this area,” NWS explains. 

However, the weather this afternoon remained benign. NWS says that only a few showers and east trade-wind prevailed across the Marianas. An east trade-wind swell and north swell will persist this weekend.

“An east trade-wind swell will persist through the forecast. The swell will be around 3-4 feet through the weekend. A north swell will also be present through at least Monday night. None of these swells will be high enough for any surf advisories,” says NWs. 

 

READ THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST FROM NWS

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. EAST WINDS 10 MPH. LOWS AROUND 77.

SATURDAY…PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. HIGHS AROUND 88.

SATURDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. LOWS AROUND 76.

SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. HIGHS AROUND 88. LOWS AROUND 77.