Kiribati Weather

Kiribati and Banaba Weather Bulletin issued from NWFC Nadi May 251356 UTC. Situation: The Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone [ITCZ] remains slow moving over Northern Line Islands. Meanwhile, a moist easterly wind flow prevails over the country. A trough of low pressure lies slow moving over Western Kiribati. Forecast to midnight tonight for Kiribati Moderate to fresh easterly winds. Moderate to rough seas. Western Kiribati: Occasional showers and few thunderstorms. Northern Line Islands: Occasional showers, heavy at times and few thunderstorms. Southern Line Islands: Cloudy periods with some showers and possible thunderstorms. Phoenix Island: Some showers and isolated thunderstorms. Further outlook: Western Kiribati: Some showers and possible thunderstorms. Northern Line Islands: Showers and thunderstorms continuing. Southern Line Islands: Brief showers. Phoenix Islands: Some showers. For Tarawa: Occasional showers and few thunderstorms. Further outlook: Some showers and possible thunderstorms. For Banaba: Cloudy periods with some showers. Moderate easterly winds. Moderate seas Further outlook: Fine apart from brief showers.