FUA'AMOTU WEATHER FORECASTING CENTRE
WEATHER BULLETIN ISSUED AT 01:00PM FRIDAY 20 JULY 2018
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SPOT WEATHER REPORT FROM THE MAIN ISLAND CENTRES AT 1PM TODAY
WARNING
NIL
SITUATION
A WEAK TROUGH LIES OVER VAVA'U AND IS DRIFTING EAST. ASSOCIATED CLOUD WITH FEW SHOWERS MAY AFFECT VAVA'U.MEANWHILE,A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE PUSHING FROM THE SOUTHWEST.
FORECAST TO MIDNIGHT TOMORROW FOR TONGA
FOR THE NIUAS:
LIGHT TO MODERATE EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS,VARIABLE AT TIMES.
MAINLY FINE, APART FROM CLOUDY PERIODS.

FOR VAVA'U:
LIGHT TO MODERATE SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS. VARIABLE AT TIMES.
CLOUDY AT TIMES WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS.


FOR TONGATAPU,'EUA AND HA'APAI:
LIGHT TO MODERATE SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS,VARIABLE AT TIMES.
MAINLY FINE.COOL TEMPERATURE AT NIGHT WITH POSSIBLE FOG TONIGHT AND EARLY TOMORROW MORNING.
OUTLOOK FOR SUNDAY
FOR ALL OF TONGA:
LIGHT TO MODERATE EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS.
MAINLY FINE, APART FROM CLOUDY PERIODS WITH FEW ISOLATED SHOWERS ESPECIALLY ABOUT VAVA'U AND THE NIUAS.
TEMPERATURE FORECAST FOR NUKU'ALOFA
MAXIMUM FOR TODAY : 27C
MINIMUM FOR TONIGHT : 21C
MARINE WEATHER BULLETIN
WARNINGS
NIL
FORECAST TO MIDNIGHT TOMORROW FOR ALL TONGA COASTAL WATERS
FOR THE NIUAS COASTAL WATERS:
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10-15 KNOTS ,VARIABLE UP TO 10 KNOTS AT TIMES.
SLIGHT TO MODERATE SEAS. A MODERATE SOUTHEAST SWELL.


FOR THE REST OF TONGA COASTAL WATERS:
SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10-15 KNOTS, VARIABLE UP TO 10 KNOTS.
SLIGHT TO MODERATE SEAS.

OUTLOOK FOR SUNDAY
FOR ALL OF TONGA COASTAL WATERS:
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10-15, RISING UP TO 20KNOT AT TIMES.
HOUHOUSI'I E TAHI. A MODERATE SOUTHEAST SWELL.
TIDE PREDICTION
LOW TIDE : 07:55PM
HIGH TIDE : 02:15AM 'A HENGIHENGI
SUN AND MOON
SUNSET : 06:17PM
MOONSET : 01:22AM 'A HENGIHENGI
THE MEAN SEA LEVEL PRESSURE RECORDED AT FUA'AMOTU AIRPORT AT 01:00PM WAS
1017.2 MILLIBARS AND THE RELATIVE HUMIDITY WAS 68%.
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FCD: MT/SV/JS/STT/= CRS: FL/=