South West Pacific Marine

MARINE WEATHER BULLETIN FOR ISLANDS AREA EQUATOR TO 25S BETWEEN 160E AND 120W. ISSUED BY FIJI METEOROLOGICAL SERVICE May 252000 UTC. PART 1 : WARNING NIL. PARTS 2 AND 3 : SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST VALID UNTIL May 261800 UTC. TROUGH T1 08S 160E 10S 170E 13S 179E SLOW MOVING. POOR VISIBILITY IN OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND FEW THUNDERSTORMS WITHIN 120 NAUTICAL MILES OF T1. TROUGH T2 EQ 175E 05S 178W 09S 172W 11S 160W 16S 151W 20S 145W 25S 130W SLOW MOVING. POOR VISIBILITY IN OCCASIONAL RAIN, HEAVY AT TIMES AND FEW THUNDERSTORMS WITHIN 180 NAUTICAL MILES OF T2. IN THE AREA SOUTH OF 18S AND BETWEEN 175E AND 160W, EXPECT EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS GUSTING TO 35 KNOTS. ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH SEAS. MODERATE SOUTHERLY SWELLS. IN THE AREA SOUTH EQ AND BETWEEN 175W AND 145W , EXPECT MODERATE SOUTHERLY SWELLS.
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