Weather forecast issued by the Solomon Islands Meteorological Service valid for the next 18 hours from 5:00pm Monday 28th July 2014.

 

General Situation 

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

 

Warning(s)

Refer to Marine Forecast

 

Forecast for the Provinces.

1. Western Province.  

Cloudy period with isolated showers clearing overnight.

Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: Cloudy periods with isolated showers.

 

2. Choiseul Province.

Cloudy period with isolated showers clearing overnight.  

Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: A few showers and isolated thunderstorms.

 

3. Isabel Province.

Fine apart from a few showers and isolated thunderstorms.

Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: A few showers and isolated thunderstorms.

 

4. Central Province.

Mostly fine.

Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds.

Outlook for Tomorrow: Mostly fine

 

5. Malaita Province

Fine apart from 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

 

6. Makira Province.

Fine apart from isolated showers.

Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds, strong at times.

Outlook for Tomorrow: Mostly fine.

 

7. Temotu Province.

A few showers. 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.

Mostly fine. Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds, strong at times .

Outlook for Tomorrow: Mostly fine

 

9. Guadalcanal Province.

Fine apart from isolated showers.

Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds, strong at times over southern part of Guadalcanal .

Outlook for Tomorrow: Mostly fine.

 

10. Forecast for Honiara.

Mostly fine.

Gentle to moderate east to northeast winds, fresh at times.

Outlook for Tomorrow: Mostly fine.

 

Tidal Predictions for Honiara

Highest tide will be at 04:17am early tomorrow morning (0.81m)

Low tide will be at 12:36pm tomorrow afternoon (0.21m)

 

Sunset and Sunrise for Honiara.

Sunset will be at 6:17pm this evening.

Sunrise will be at 06:36am tomorrow morning.

 

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

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