Weather forecast issued by the Solomon Islands Meteorological Service valid for the next 18 hours from 7:30am Thursday 24th July 2014.

 

General Situation 

A trough lies north of Solomon Islands whilst a general easterly trade wind flow persists over the Islands.

  

Warning(s)

Refer to Marine Forecast

 

Forecast for the Provinces.

1. Western Province.  

Showers and isolated thunderstorms. Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds. Outlook for Tomorrow: Showers and isolated thunderstorms.

2. Choiseul Province

Showers and isolated thunderstorms. Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds. Outlook for Tomorrow: Showers and isolated thunderstorms.

3. Isabel Province.  

Showers and isolated thunderstorms. Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds. Outlook for Tomorrow: Showers and isolated thunderstorms.

4. Central Province. 

A few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds. Outlook for Tomorrow: A few showers and isolated thunderstorms.

5. Malaita Province

A few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds. Outlook for Tomorrow: Fine apart from a few showers and isolated thunderstorms

 

6. Makira Province.  

A few showers and isolated thunderstorm. Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds. Outlook for Tomorrow: Fine apart from a few showers and possible isolated thunderstorms.

 

7. Temotu Province.

A few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds, strong at times. Outlook for Tomorrow: Showers and isolated thunderstorms.

 

8. Rennell/Bellona Province.

A few showers and isolated thunderstorm. Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds. Outlook for Tomorrow: Mostly fine.

 

9. Guadalcanal Province.

Fine apart from a few showers and isolated thunderstorm. Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds over southern parts.  Outlook for Tomorrow: A few showers and isolated thunderstorms.

 

10. Forecast for Honiara.

Fine apart from isolated showers and isolated thunderstorm. Gentle to moderate east to northeast winds, turning southerly tonight and easing. Outlook for Tomorrow: Fine apart from a few showers and possible thunderstorms.

 

Tidal Predictions for Honiara

Low tide will be at 11:22am this morning (0.18m)

High tide will be at 1:44am early morning tomorrow (0.81m)

 

Sunset and Sunrise for Honiara.

Sunset will be at 6:16pm this evening.

Sunrise will be at 06:37am tomorrow morning.

 

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5pm this evening.

Note:

Light Breeze: 4 to 6 knots

Gentle Breeze: 7 to 10 knots

Moderate Breeze: 11 to 16 knots

Fresh Breeze: 17 to 21 knots

Strong Breeze: 22 to 27 knots