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 Weather forecast for Tuvalu issued from Funafuti Meteorological Service 17th December, 2020 at 06:00am this morning.


WARNING: A STRONG WIND WARNING REMAINS INFORCE OVER LAND AREAS AND OPEN WATERS OF NUKULAELAE AND NIULAKITA, AS WELL AS OPEN WATERS OF FUNAFUTI.


Situation: A strong northerly wind flow prevails over southern atolls. Meanwhile a shower band prevails over Niulakita .Fair weather covers the group. 
 

Forecast for this morning until 6pm:

For Niulakita: Overcast with isolated showers of rain heavy at times and possible thunderstorms near squalls. Elsewhere, cloudy to overcast with chance of passing showers of rain at times.
For Nukulaelae and Niulakita: Northerly winds 15 to 25 knots over land areas, gusting up to 35 knots near squalls, 20 to 30 knots over open waters, gusting up to 40 knots near squalls. For Funafuti: Northerly winds 10 to 20 knots over land areas, with higher winds at times, 15 to 25 knots over open waters with higher winds at times. 
Seas rough to very rough with north easterly swells 2 to 3 meters.  

Elsewhere, northerly winds 10 to 20 knots with higher winds at times.
Seas moderate to rough.

 

Tidal Prediction:

Low tide                                  -       12.37 pm this afternoon at 1.4m.
High tide                                 -       06.55 pm tonight at 2.9m.    
Next Low tide                        -       01.26 am after midnight tonight at 1.3m.
Next High tide                       -       07.32 am tomorrow morning at 2.6m.

 

Sunrise and sunset prediction for today:
Sunrise at 05.41 am this morning.
Sunset at 06.16 pm this evening.  


Inundation Information: Inundated of low lying and coastal areas, swamps and barrow pits overflow affected by our spring tides of this month will continue until today, Thursday the 17th of December, 2020.


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Te Tau ote aso mo ˊTūvalu ne fakatoka mai te Ofisa o ˊTau o aso i Funāfuti Po 17 o Tesema, 2020 te 06:00 ite ‘taeao nei.

FAKAPULAGA: TE MATAGI MALOSI KOI SAI NEI I LUGA I KOGAA LAUEKELE MO KOGAA TAI O NUKULAELAE MO NIULAKITA, PENA FOKI MO KOGAA TAI O FUNAFUTI.

Fakaˊtauga:
Te alaalaga magi agi malosi mai maatuu e fakalava nei I luga o fenua ki Saute. Mo te vaitau nei, te fakaputuuga kaumana vaiua e fakalava I luga o Niulakita. Aso feoloolo ka aofia iei tou Atufenua.

 

ˊTau ote aso ite ˊtaeao nei ke oko kite 6 ite afiafi:

Mo Niulakita: Ka kapu te lagi fakatasi mo nai sologaa vaiua kae ka too lotu I ne taimi kae ka mafai o isi ne uila mo fatili I tafatafa o mana. Mo te toega o fenua, ka kaumanaa kite kapu te lagi mote fakamoemoega me ka mafai o isi ne afuafuga vaiua ine taimi.
Mo Nukulaelae mo Niulakita: Te matagi ka agi mai matuu 15 kite 25 nooti I luga I kogaa laukele, kae ka tuu faka’kautaufa tena agi I tafatafa o mana ki se makini e 35 nooti, 20 kite 30 nooti I luga I kogaa tai kae ka tuu faka’kautaufa tena agi I tafatafa o mana ki se makini e 40. Mo Funafuti: Te matagi ka agi mai matuu 10 kite 20 nooti I luga I kogaa laukele, kae kai tai malosi atu tena agi ine taimi, 15 kite 25 nooti I luga I kogaa tai kae ka tai malosi atu tena agi I ne taimi. Mo Funafuti: Te matagi ka agi mai matuu 10 kite 20 nooti I luga I kogaa laukele, kae kai tai malosi atu tena agi ine taimi, 15 kite 25 nooti I luga I kogaa tai kae ka tai malosi atu tena agi I ne taimi.
Te moana ka sou kite sou kii fakatasi mo maluaa peau mai matuu saegalaa 2 kite 3 mita.

Mote toega o fenua, te matagi ka agi mai matuu 10 kite 20 nooti kae ka tai malosi atu tena agi I ne taimi.
Te moana ka feoloolo kite sou.


 Gasuesuēga ote ′tai:
ˊTai kaˊmasa                          -     12.37 ite tutonu nei kise malalo e 1.4m.
ˊTai ka ‘fonu                           -      06.55 ite afiafi ote aso nei kise maluga e 2.9m.
ˊTai ka toe ˊmasa                   -     01.26 mai tua ote vaelua poo nei kise malalo e 1.3m.

ˊTai ka toe ‘fonu                    -      07.32 ite taeao ote aso mataeao nei kise maluga e 2.6m.

 

ˊSaega mote ′tōga ote lā ite aso nei:  
Ne sae te lā ite 05.41 ite ˊtaeao nei.
Kae kā
tō te lā ite 06.16 ite afiafi nei.

Fakailoaga mo tatou katoa: Ka lasi te lofiaga mo koo’gakoga malalo ote fenua pela foki mo taisala salalau mo koo’gakoga tafatafa ki feitu ki tai mo namo mai tai lasi ote masina nei ka fakasoko atu ke oko kite aso nei, Asofaa po 17 o Tesema 2020.

 

 

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