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Weather Forecast for Tuvalu issued from Funafuti Meteorological Service 17th June, 2020 at 06:00pm this evening.

WARNING: A STRONG WIND WARNING REMAINS INFORCE OVER LAND AREAS AND OPEN WATERS OF NIULAKITA.

Situation: An active trough of low pressure associated with strong south- easterly winds prevails over Niulakita. Meanwhile, a moderate south easterly wind flow prevails over Nukulaelae and Funafuti. Fair weather covers most atolls.

Forecast for tonight until 6am:

For Niulakita: Mostly overcast with scattered showers of rain and possible thunderstorms at times. South- easterly winds 15 to 20 knots over land areas gusting up to 30 knots near squalls, 20 to 30 knots over open waters gusting up to 40 knots near squalls. Seas very rough with south- easterly swells 2 to 4 meters.
Elsewhere, cloudy periods with brief showers of rain at times.
For Nukulaelae and Funafuti: South- easterly winds 05 to 15 knots with higher winds at times near squalls. Seas moderate.

Elsewhere, North to north- westerly winds 05 to 10 knots with light variable winds at times.

Seas slight.

Outlook for the next 3 days:
 

Thursday           -          Brief showers of rain at times.
                                           For Niulakita:
South- easterly winds 10 to 20 knots over land areas gusting up to 30 knots near squalls, 20 to 30 knots                                                 over open waters gusting up to 40 knots near squalls. Seas rough with south- easterly swells 2 to 3 meters. Elsewhere,                                                 North-easterly winds 05 to 15 knots. Seas slight to moderate.

 

Friday               -           Cloudy periods with passing showers of rain at times.

                                          For Niulakita: South- east to easterly winds 10 to 15 knots over land areas gusting up to 25 knots near squalls, 10 to 20                                                knots over open waters gusting up to 30 knots near squalls. Seas rough to moderate.
                                         Elsewhere, north-easterly winds 05 to 10 knots with light variable winds at times. Seas moderate to slight.

 

Saturday            -      Cloudy periods with passing showers of rain at times.

                                       For Niulakita: Easterly winds 05 to 10 knots with light variable winds at times. Seas moderate to slight. Elsewhere, north-                                         easterly winds 05 to 10 knots with light variable winds at times. Seas slight.

Tidal Prediction:
Low tide                     -           08.45 pm tonight at 1.5m.     
High tide                   -           03.01 am after midnight tonight at 2.6m.

Next Low tide          -           09.24 am tomorrow morning at 1.4m.

Next High tide        -           03.23 pm tomorrow afternoon at 2.5m.
           

Sunrise and sunset prediction for tomorrow:

Sunrise at 06.16 am tomorrow morning.
Sunset at 05.52 pm tomorrow evening.

‘Tau ote aso mo Tūvalu ne fakatoka mai te Ōfisa o ‘Tau o aso i Funāfuti Po 17 o Iuni, 2020 ite 06:00 ite afiafi nei.

FAKAPULAGA: TE MATAGI MALOSI KOI TUMAU LOA NEI TE SAI ILUGA O KOGAA LAUKELE MO KOGAA TAI O NIULAKITA.

Faka’tauga  Te fakaosoga ea malalo kae malosi fakatasi mo matagi malosi mai saute- saegalaa e fakalava nei i luga o Niulakita. Mote vaitau nei, te alaalaga matagi agi feoloolo mai saute saegalaa e fakalava I luga o Nukulaelae mo Funafuti. Aso feoloolo ka aofia ei te lasiga o fenua.

Te ‘tau ote aso ite afiafi nei ke oko kite 6 ite ‘taeao.
Mo Niulakita: Ka lasi kite ‘kapu te lagi fakatasi mo sologa vaiua mo uila mo fatili fakamoemoegina ine taimi. Te matagi ka agi mai saute-saegala 15 kite 20 nooti I luga I kogā laukele kae ka tuu fakakautaufa kise makini e 30 nooti. 20 kite 30 nooti mo kogā tai kae ka tuu fakakautaufa kise makini e 40 nooti I tafatafa o mana. Te moana ka sou kii fakatasi mo maluaa peau mai saute- saegalaa 2 kite 4 mita.
Mo toega o fenua: Ka solo kaumanā fakatasi mo afuga vaiua ine taimi.
Mo Nukulaelae mo Funafuti: Te matagi ka agi mai saute- saegalā 05 kite 15 nooti kae ka tai malosi atu tena agi I tafatafa o sologa mana. Te moana ka feoloolo.
Mo toega o fenua, te matagi ka agi mai mātū ki matū- togalā 05 kite 10 kae ka se tuumau te koga e agi mai ei ine taimi.
Te moana ka lei.

Kilokilōga mō aso e 3 mai mua nei:                     

Aso Faa                   -    Afuga vaiua ine taimi.
                                        Mo Niulakita:
Te matagi ka agi mai saute-saegala 10 kite 20 nooti I luga I kogā laukele kae ka tuu fakakautaufa kise                                                      makini e 30 nooti. 20 kite 30 nooti mo kogā tai kae ka tuu fakakautaufa kise makini e 40 nooti I tafatafa o mana. Te                                                    moana ka sou fakatasi mo maluaa peau mai saute- saegalaa 2 kite 3 mita. Mote toega o fenua, te matagi ka agi mai                                                       matuu-  saegala 05 kite 15 nooti. Te moana ka lei kite feoloolo.

 

Aso Lima           -      Ka kaumanaa te lagi fakatasi mo afuafuga vaiua ine taimi. Mo Niulakita: Te matagi ka agi mai saute-saegala ki saegalaa 10                                         kite 15 nooti I luga o kogaa laukele kae ka tuu faka’kautaufa tena agi I tafatafa o mana ki se makini e 25 nooti, 10 kite 20                                            nooti I luga o kogaa tai kae ka tuu faka’kautaufa tena agi I tafatafa o mana ki se makini e 30 nooti. Te moana ka sou kite                                              feoloolo. Mote toega o fenua, te matagi ka agi mai matuu-saegala 05 kite 10 nooti. Te moana ka feoloolo kite lei.

 

Aso Ono          -      Ka kaumanaa te lagi fakatasi mo afuafuga vaiua ine taimi. Mo Niulakita: Te matagi ka agi mai saegala 05 kite 10 nooti kae                                         ka se tumau te koga e agi ma iei ine taimi. Te moana ka feoloolo kite lei. Mote toega o fenua, te matagi ka agi mai matuu-                                           saegala 05 kite 10 nooti kae ka se tumau te koga e agi mai ei ine taimi. Te moana ka ‘lei.

Gasuesuēga ote ′tai:
‘Tai ka ‘masa                - 08.45 ma poo nei kise malalo e 1.5 mita.
‘Tai ka ‘fonu                 - 03.01 mai tua ote vaeluapoo ma poo nei kise maluga e 2.6 mita.
‘Tai ka toe ‘masa          - 09.24 ite taeao ma taeao ki se malalo e 1.4 mita.
‘Tai ka toe ‘fonu           - 03.23 ite fakaafiafi ote tutonu ma taeao kise maluga e 2.5 mita.
                       

Saēga mote ′tōga ote lā mā taeao:
Kā sae te lā ite 06.16 ite ′taeao mā taeao.
Kā tō te lā ite 05.52 ite afiafi mā taeao.

Type of Forecast
Evening