Weather forecast issued by the Solomon Islands Meteorological Service valid for the next 18 hours from 6:30 am Sunday, 21st September 2014. 

General Situation

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

Warning

Nil

Forecast for the Provinces.

1. Western Province.   

Cloudy periods and a few showers and isolated thunderstorms.  Light to moderate southeast to northeast winds. Outlook for Tomorrow: A few showers and isolated thunderstorms.

2. Choiseul Province

Cloudy periods and a few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Light to moderate southeast to northeast winds. Outlook for Tomorrow: A few showers heavy at times and isolated thunderstorms.

3. Isabel Province

Cloudy periods and a few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Light to moderate southeast to northeast winds. Outlook for Tomorrow: A few showers, heavy at times and isolated thunderstorms.

 4. Central Province.

Cloudy periods and a few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Light to moderate southeast to northeast winds, fresh at times. Outlook for Tomorrow: Fine apart from a few showers and isolated thunderstorms.

5. Malaita Province

Cloudy with showers, heavy at times and isolated thunderstorms. Gentle to fresh east to southeast winds, strong at times.  Outlook for Tomorrow. Showers and isolated thunderstorms.

6. Makira Province

Cloudy periods and a few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Gentle to fresh east to southeast winds, strong at times. Outlook for Tomorrow: Fine apart from a few showers and isolated thunderstorms.  

7. Temotu Province.

Cloudy periods and a few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds, strong at times. Outlook for Tomorrow: Fine apart from a few showers and isolated thunderstorms.

 8. Rennell/Bellona Province

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

9. Guadalcanal Province.   

Cloudy periods and a few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Gentle to fresh southeast to northeast winds. Outlook for Tomorrow: Fine apart from a few showers and isolated thunderstorms.

10. Forecast for Honiara

Fine periods and a few showers and isolated thunderstorms.  Light to moderate east to northeast winds, fresh at times. Outlook for Tomorrow: Fine apart from a few showers and isolated thunderstorms.  

Tidal Predictions for Honiara

Lowest tide will be at 10:24am this morning (0.32m).

Highest Tide will be at 5:17pm this evening (0.65m)

 

Sunset and Sunrise for Honiara.

Sunset will be at 6:16pm this evening.

Sunrise tomorrow morning will be at 6:10am

 

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