Weather forecast issued by the Solomon Islands Meteorological Service valid for the next 18 hours

from 7:00am this morning, Sunday 26th April 2015. 

General Situation

A weak trough now lies to the northeast of Solomon Islands.      

Warning

Nil

Forecast for the Provinces.

1. Choiseul Province

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

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

2. Western Province

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

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

3. Isabel Province

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

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

 4. Central Province

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

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

5. Malaita Province

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

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

 6. Makira Province

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

Outlook for Tomorrow: Fine apart from a few showers and possible isolated

 thunderstorms. 

7. Temotu Province.

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

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

8. Rennell/Bellona Province.

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

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

9. Guadalcanal Province.

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

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

 10. Forecast for Honiara.

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

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

Tidal Predictions for Honiara

Lowest Tide will be at 3:42 pm today afternoon (0.46m)

Highest Tide will be at 06:23am tomorrow morning (0.85m) 

Sunset and Sunrise for Honiara.

Sunset will be at 6:13 pm this evening.

Sunrise will be at 06:24am tomorrow morning.  

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

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.