Weather forecast issued by the Solomon Islands Meteorological Service valid for the next 18 hours from 5:00pm Sunday, 31st August 2014.

 

General Situation 

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

     

Warning(s)

NIL

 

Forecast for the Provinces.

1. 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.  

 

2. 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.

  

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 isolated showers and possible thunderstorms. Light to moderate east to southeast winds.

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

 

5. Malaita Province 

Fine periods with a few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Gentle to moderate southeast to northeast winds, fresh at times.

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

 

6. Makira Province. 

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

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

 

7. Temotu Province.

Cloudy periods with a few showers and isolated thunderstorms. Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds.

 Outlook for Tomorrow: Showers, heavy at times and isolated thunderstorms.

 

8. Rennell/Bellona Province.

Mostly fine with a few possible showers and isolated thunderstorms overnight. Gentle to Moderate east to southeast winds, fresh at times.

Outlook for Tomorrow: Fine periods with a few showers and isolated thunderstorms.

 

9. Guadalcanal Province

Fine apart from 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.

 

10. Forecast for Honiara

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

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

 

Tidal Predictions for Honiara

High tide will be at 7:15pm this evening (0.76m)  

 Lowest tide will be at 02:45am early tomorrow morning (0.43m)

Next High tide will be at 6:25am this later tomorrow morning (0.50m)  

  

Sunset and Sunrise for Honiara.

Sunset will be at 6:18pm this evening.

Sunrise will be at 06:22am 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