Weather forecast issued by the Solomon Islands Meteorological Service valid for the next 18 hours from 5:00 pm, Sunday, 23rd November 2014.

 

General Situation

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

 

Warning

NIL

 

Forecast for the Provinces.

1. Choiseul Province

Cloudy periods with few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Light to moderate northeast to southeast winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: Showers and isolated thunderstorms

 

2. Western Province

Cloudy periods with few showers and isolated thunderstorms .Light to moderate northeast to southeast winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: Showers and isolated thunderstorms.

 

3. Isabel Province.

Cloudy periods and a few showers and isolated thunderstorms Light to moderate northeast to southeast winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: A few showers and isolated thunderstorms.

 

4. Central Province.

Fine apart from isolated showers and possible thunderstorms. Light to moderate northeast to southeast winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: Fine apart from isolated showers.

 

5. Malaita Province

Fine apart from a few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Light to moderate northeast to southeast winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: Fine apart from isolated showers and possible thunderstorms.

 

6. Makira Province

Fine apart from a few showers. Gentle to fresh east to southeast winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: Fine apart from isolated showers.

 

7. Temotu Province.

Fine apart from a few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Gentle to fresh east to southeast winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: Fine apart from isolated showers.

 

8. Rennell/Bellona Province.

Mostly fine. Gentle to fresh east to southeast winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: Mostly fine.

 

9. Guadalcanal Province.

Fine apart from a few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Light to moderate northeast to southeast winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: Fine apart from isolated showers.

 

10. Forecast for Honiara  

Fine apart from a few showers and isolated thunderstorms.. Light to moderate east to northeast winds, southerly tonight.

Outlook for Tomorrow: Mostly fine.

 

Tidal Predictions for Honiara

Low Tide will be at 12:32am after midnight-tonight (0.17m)

High Tide will be at 4:21pm tomorrow afternoon (0.96m)

Sunset and Sunrise for Honiara.

Sunset will be at 6:24pm this evening.

Sunrise tomorrow morning will be at 05:49am

 

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

        Wind speeds quoted are the expected average speeds. Individual gusts may exceed these values by a factor of up to 1.5.