FUA'AMOTU WEATHER FORECASTING CENTRE.
WEATHER BULLETIN ISSUED AT 06:00AM MONDAY 01 MAY 2017
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SPOT WEATHER REPORT FROM THE MAIN ISLAND CENTRES AT 7AM TODAY
WARNINGS
NIL
SITUATION
A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE REMAINS TO THE NORTH OF THE NIUAS. ASSOCIATED CLOUDS AND SHOWERS MAY AFFECT THE NIUAS. ANOTHER TROUGH APPROACHING THE GROUP FROM THE WEST.MEANWHILE A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE EXTENDS ONTO THE GROUP FROM THE SOUTHEAST WHICH CIRCULATES AN EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDFLOW OVER TONGA.
FORECAST TO MIDNIGHT TONIGHT FOR TONGA
FOR  THE NIUAS:
LIGHT TO MODERATE EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS..
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH OCCASSIONAL SHOWERS, POSSIBLY HEAVY AT TIMES WITH A FEW THUNDERSTORMS.

FOR VAVA'U, HA'APAI, TONGATAPU AND 'EUA:

LIGHT TO MODERATE EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS, FRESH AT TIMES.
MAINLY FINE APART FROM CLOUDY INTERVALS WITH POSSIBLE ISOLATED SHOWERS.
OUTLOOK FOR TUESDAY
FOR ALL OF TONGA:
MODERATE TO FRESH EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS.
MOSTLY CLOUDY PERIODS WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS,POSSIBLY HEAVY AT TIMES OVER SOME PLACES.
TEMPERATURE FORECAST FOR NUKU'ALOFA
MAXIMUM : 30C
MINIMUM : 22C
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MARINE WEATHER BULLETIN
WARNINGS
NIL.
FORECAST TO MIDNIGHT TONIGHT FOR ALL TONGA COASTAL WATERS
FOR  ALL TONGA COASTAL WATERS:
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10-15 KNOTS RISING UP TO 20-25 KNOTS AT TIMES.
MODERATE SEAS. A MODERATE SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST SWELL.

OUTLOOK FOR TUESDAY
FOR ALL TONGA COASTAL WATERS:
EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15-20 KNOTS.
MODERATE SEAS. A MODERATE SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST SWELL.
TIDE PREDICTION
NUKU'ALOFA:                                                                 
HIGH TIDE:     11:24AM                                                
LOW TIDE:     05:48PM                                             
SUN AND MOON
SUNSET            :    06:17PM 
MOONSET       :    10:53PM 
THE MEAN SEA LEVEL PRESSURE RECORDED AT FUA'AMOTU AIRPORT AT 06:00AM WAS 1011.8 MILLIBARS AND THE RELATIVE HUMIDITY WAS 90%
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   FCD:         SF/SV/SUT/=                                              CRS:            FV/=