Weather forecast issued by the Solomon Islands Meteorological Service valid for the next 18 hours from 5:00pm Saturday 20th December 2014.

 

General Situation

A weak trough lies over Solomon Islands.  

 

Warning

Nil


 

Forecast for the Provinces.

1. Choiseul Province

Cloudy periods with showers and isolated thunderstorms. Light to gentle variable winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: A few showers and isolated thunderstorms.

 

2. Western Province

Cloudy periods with showers and isolated thunderstorms. Light to gentle east to southeast winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: A few showers and isolated thunderstorms.

 

3. Isabel Province.

Cloudy periods with showers and isolated thunderstorms. Light to gentle variable winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: A few showers and isolated thunderstorms.

 

4. Central Province.   

Cloudy periods with a few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Light to gentle variable winds.

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

 

5. Malaita Province

Cloudy periods with a few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Light to gentle variable winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: A few showers and isolated thunderstorms.

 

6. Makira Province

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

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

 

7. Temotu Province.

Fine, possible isolated showers. Light to moderate southeast to southwest winds.

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

 

8. Rennell/Bellona Province.

Fine apart from isolated showers. Light to moderate east to southeast winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: Fine apart from isolated showers.

 

9. Guadalcanal Province.

Cloudy periods with showers and isolated thunderstorms. Light to gentle east to southeast winds.

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

 

10. Forecast for Honiara.

Cloudy periods with a few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Light to gentle northeast to northwest winds.

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

 

Tidal Predictions for Honiara

Low Tide will be at 11:33pm tonight (0.18m)
High tide will be at 3:59pm tomorrow afternoon(0.96m)

 

Sunset and Sunrise for Honiara.

Sunset will be at 6:37pm this evening.

Sunrise tomorrow morning will be at 05:57am.

 

 

The next routine forecast will be issued at 6am tomorrow morning.

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.