Fiji Meteorological Service
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South West Pacific Marine

MARINE WEATHER BULLETIN FOR ISLANDS AREA EQUATOR TO 25S BETWEEN 160E AND 120W. ISSUED BY FIJI METEOROLOGICAL SERVICE May 222000 UTC. PART 1 : WARNING NIL. PARTS 2 AND 3 : SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST VALID UNTIL May 231800 UTC. LOW PRESSURE L1 CENTER [1009HPA] WAS ANALYSED NEAR 24.1S 165.0E AT 221800UTC. SLOW MOVING. POSITION POOR. LOW PRESSURE L2 CENTER [1009HPA] WAS ANALYSED NEAR 22.0S 171.6E AT 221800UTC. SLOW MOVING. POSITION POOR. LOW PRESSURE L3 CENTER [1017HPA] WAS ANALYSED NEAR 20.0S 160.0W AT 221800UTC. SLOW MOVING. POSITION POOR. TROUGH T1 16S 160E 20S 165E 24S 166E SLOW MOVING. POOR VISIBILITY IN OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WITHIN 120 NAUTICAL MILES OF T1. TROUGH T2 10S 168E 15S 173E 20S 175E 24S 174E SLOW MOVING. POOR VISIBILITY IN OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WITHIN 120 NAUTICAL MILES OF T2. TROUGH T3 10S 175E 09S 175W 08S 165W 08S 155W SLOW MOVING. POOR VISIBILITY IN OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WITHIN 150 NAUTICAL MILES OF T3. TROUGH T4 15S 163W 18S 158W TO L3 TO 25S 157W. T4 SLOW MOVING. POOR VISIBILITY IN SOME SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WITHIN 120 NAUTICAL MILES OF T4. IN THE AREA SOUTH OF 20S AND WEST OF 175E, EXPECT SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH SEAS. IN THE AREA SOUTH OF 17S AND WEST OF 160W, EXPECT MODERATE SOUTHERLY SWELLS. IN THE AREA SOUTH OF 18S AND EAST OF 140W, EXPECT MODERATE SOUTHERLY SWELLS.
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