Kiribati Weather

Kiribati and Banaba Weather Bulletin issued from NWFC Nadi Feb 200144 UTC. A DAMAGING HEAVY SWELL ALERT REMAINS IN FORCE FOR KIRIBATI. Situation: An easterly wind flow prevails over Kiribati. Meanwhile, a trough of low pressure affects continues to affect Western Kiribati. Forecast to midnight tomorrow for Kiribati Expect occasional sea flooding especially during high tides. Damaging heavy swells of wave height up to 3m in open waters. Moderate to fresh easterly winds. Rough seas. For Western Kiribati: Occasional showers, heavy at times and few thunderstorms. For Northern Line Islands: Cloudy periods with brief showers. For Southern Line Islands: Cloudy periods with brief showers. Phoenix Island: Some showers and possible thunderstorms. Further outlook: Western Kiribati: Occasional showers and few thunderstorms. Northern Line Islands: Brief showers. Southern Line Islands: Brief showers. Phoenix Islands: Brief showers. For Tarawa: Occasional showers, heavy at times and few thunderstorms. Further outlook: Occasional showers and few thunderstorms. For Banaba: Situation: A trough of low pressure with associated cloud and showers affects the island. Cloudy periods with some showers. Isolated thunderstorms possible. Moderate to fresh easterly winds. Moderate to rough seas. Further outlook: Occasional showers and few thunderstorms.
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