South West Pacific Marine

MARINE WEATHER BULLETIN FOR ISLANDS AREA EQUATOR TO 25S BETWEEN 160E AND 120W. ISSUED BY FIJI METEOROLOGICAL SERVICE EQUATOR to 25S between 160E and 120W issued by Fiji Meteorological Service Oct 180800 UTC. PART 1 : WARNINGNIL. PARTS 2 AND 3 : SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST VALID UNTIL Oct 190600 UTC. TROUGH T1 EQT 162E 19S 168E 18S 179W 22S 165W 24S 150W 25S 140W SLOW MOVING. POOR VISIBILITY IN PERIODS OF RAIN, HEAVY AT TIMES AND FEW THUNDERSTORMS WITHIN 180 NAUTICAL MILES OF T1. TROUGH T2 EQT 169E 08S 174E 14S 180 SLOW MOVING. POOR VISIBILITY IN OCCASIONAL SHOWERS, HEAVY AT TIMES AND FEW THUNDERSTORMS WITHIN 180 NAUTICAL MILES OF T2. TROUGH T3 10S 160E 16S 168E SLOW MOVING. POOR VISIBILITY IN SOME SHOWERS WITHIN 120 NAUTICAL MILES OF T3. TROUGH T4 15S 160E 20S 168E 25S 172E SLOW MOVING. POOR VISIBILITY IN OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WITHIN 120 NAUTICAL MILES OF T4. TROUGH T5 07S 174W 04S 168W 04S 159W SLOW MOVING. POOR VISIBILITY IN SOME SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WITHIN 150 NAUTICAL MILES OF T5. WEAK TROUGH T6 11S 160W 05S 147W 15S 134W 20S 120W SLOW MOVING. POOR VISIBILITY IN SOME SHOWERS WITHIN 120 NAUTICAL MILES OF T6. IN THE AREA SOUTH OF 15S AND WEST OF 145W, EXPECT SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH SEAS. MODERATE SOUTHERLY SWELLS. IN THE AREA SOUTH OF EQT AND BETWEEN 170W AND 145W, EXPECT MODERATE TO HEAVY SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST SWELLS. IN THE AREA SOUTH OF 10S AND EAST OF 145W, EXPECT MODERATE TO HEAVY SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST SWELLS.

*The Nadi - Tropical Cyclone Centre was officially designated by WMO in June 1995 as a Regional Specialised Meteorological Centre (RSMC) with activity specialization in tropical cyclones tasked to provide "first-level" information in tropical cyclones (ie, basic information covering the tropical cyclones' present and forecast position, movement and intensity) in the South-West Pacific Ocean. The Public and the international media are requested to note that the RSMC-Nadi-Tropical Cyclone Centre is the official source of reliable "first-level" information on tropical cyclones occurring in the South-West Pacific Ocean

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