16.12.18

Curly's daily summary of Savusavu weather forecasts Plus Tropical Cyclone Watch;-

Monday 17 December 2018

 Curly's Daily Summary of Savusavu Weather Forecasts/Cyclone Watch!

We are now in the official 2018/2019 Cyclone Season, time to prepare your vessels, yourself and moorings!

The following is Curly's  brief collective summary of Weather after reviewing all or part of the following;-

.Fiji Met Forecasts, Sopac, GFS gribs ,,MetVuw, ZY Gribs; US Navy –Pearl Harbor and  other sources for

the area of Savusavu –Fiji Islands,  do not complain to  the messenger

( Curly ) if the forecasts are wrong

 

1] Marine Weather Forecast;

Issued from the National Weather Forecasting Centre Nadi at 
4:13am on Monday the 17th of December 2018 
Situation: A weak trough of low pressure with cloud and 
showers remains slow moving over Fiji. Meanwhile, another 
trough of low pressure with cloud and showers is expected 
to affect the group from the north later today and affect the 
rest of the group by Tuesday. 
Forecast to midnight tonight for Fiji waters: Northwest to 
southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Moderate seas. Moderate 
to southeast swells. 
Further outlook: Northwest to southeast winds 15 to 20 
knots. Moderate seas. Moderate southeast swells. 
 
2] Fiji Met's Public Savusavu Bulletin; 
 
Savusavu Today;- Cloudy periods with isolated afternoon or 
evening showers and thunderstorm. 
 
Outlook for Tuesday : Occasional showers with isolated 
heavy falls and thunderstorms
 
 
 
 
3]  Savusavu Area Gribs ( Metvuw/zy Gribs )  for next 4 days

Mon 17 Dec 2018     10 WNW fine  Overnight  10 WNW fine

poss showers..

Tue 18 Dec 2018      10 W/NNW hvy showers/rain Overnight 10

NNW

hvy-showers/rain

Wed 19 Dec 2018    10 SSW/SW showers-hvy-in afternoon

Overnight 10 SE/ESE showers

Thu 20 Dec 2018     10 ESE/ENE showers hvy in afternoon

Overnight 10 SSE/ENE showers 

 

4] Grib files out 10 days  looking for Lows/bad weather that

will effect Savusavu ;-Now we all know Gribs over 4 days are

alittle suspect but Gribs do often indicate possible bad weather,

there does not appear to be any  real troublesome weather BUT it

appears we may have a Wet  Christmas day, from Fri 21Dec

winds 15/20 ,Showers,hvy showers, fine days Sat  22 and

xmas eve, fingers crossed that weather will improve for

Christmas day and Boxing day!!!!

 

5] Tropical Cyclone Watch; There does not appear to be

any Intense Tropical Lows nor Cyclonic activity that will effect

Savsavu,out 10 days however a weak low appears to start forming

26/27 Dec near the Solomon Islands keep a watch on it.

 

 7] Savusavu Tides;

Low Tide  was at      0756   0.7
High Tide                  1434   1.7 
Low Tide                   2043   0.8
 
 
8] Weather Chart;-
 

 

Curly's daily summary of Savusavu Weather Forecasts PLUS Tropical Cyclone Watch;-

Monday 17 December 2018

 Curly's Daily Summary of Savusavu Weather Forecasts/Cyclone Watch!

We are now in the official 2018/2019 Cyclone Season, time to prepare your vessels, yourself and moorings!

The following is Curly's  brief collective summary of Weather after reviewing all or part of the following;-

.Fiji Met Forecasts, Sopac, GFS gribs ,,MetVuw, ZY Gribs; US Navy –Pearl Harbor and  other sources for

the area of Savusavu –Fiji Islands,  do not complain to  the messenger

( Curly ) if the forecasts are wrong

 

1] Marine Weather Forecast;

Issued from the National Weather Forecasting Centre Nadi at 4:13am on Monday the 17th of December 2018 
Situation: A weak trough of low pressure with cloud and showers remains slow moving over Fiji. Meanwhile, another trough of low pressure with cloud and showers is expected to affect the group from the north later today and affect the rest of the group by Tuesday. 
Forecast to midnight tonight for Fiji waters: Northwest to southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Moderate seas. Moderate to southeast swells. 
Further outlook: Northwest to southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Moderate seas. Moderate southeast swells. 
 
2] Fiji Met's Public Savusavu Bulletin; 
 
Savusavu Today;- Cloudy periods with isolated afternoon or evening showers and thunderstorm. 
 
Outlook for Tuesday : Occasional showers with isolated heavy falls and thunderstorms
 
 
 
 
3]  Savusavu Area Gribs ( Metvuw/zy Gribs )  for next 4 days

Mon 17 Dec 2018     10 WNW fine  Overnight  10 WNW fine poss showers..

Tue 18 Dec 2018      10 W/NNW hvy showers/rain Overnight 10 NNW

hvy-showers/rain

Wed 19 Dec 2018    10 SSW/SW showers-hvy-in afternoon

Overnight 10 SE/ESE showers

Thu 20 Dec 2018     10 ESE/ENE showers hvy in afternoon

Overnight 10 SSE/ENE showers 

 

4] Grib files out 10 days  looking for Lows/bad weather that

will effect Savusavu ;-Now we all know Gribs over 4 days are alittle

suspect but Gribs do often indicate possible bad weather, there does

not appear to be any  real troublesome weather BUT it appears we

may have a Wet  Christmas day, from Fri 21Dec winds 15/20 ,Showers,

,hvy showers, fine days Sat  22 and xmas eve, fingers crossed that

weather will improve for Christmas day and Boxing day!!!!

 

5] Tropical Cyclone Watch; There does not appear to be any

Intense Tropical Lows nor Cyclonic activity that will effect Savsavu,out

10 days however a weak low appears to start forming 26/27 Dec near

the Solomon Islands keep a watch on it.

 

 7] Savusavu Tides;

Low Tide  was at      0756   0.7
High Tide                  1434   1.7 
Low Tide                   2043   0.8
 
 
8] Weather Chart;-
 

 

15.12.18

Curly's Daily Summary of Savusavu Weather Forecasts PLUS Tropical Cyclone Watch;-

Sunday 16 December 2018

 Curly's Daily Summary of Savusavu Weather Forecasts/Cyclone Watch!

We are now in the official 2018/2019 Cyclone Season, time to prepare your vessels, yourself and moorings!

The following is Curly's  brief collective summary of Weather after reviewing all or part of the following;-

.Fiji Met Forecasts, Sopac, GFS gribs ,,MetVuw, ZY Gribs; US Navy –Pearl Harbor and  other sources for

the area of Savusavu –Fiji Islands,  do not complain to  the messenger

( Curly ) if the forecasts are wrong

 

1] Marine Weather Forecast;

Issued from the National Weather Forecasting Centre Nadi at 4:12am 
on Sunday the 16th of December 2018 
Situation: A weak trough of low pressure with cloud and showers remains slow moving over Fiji. 
Forecast to midnight tonight for Fiji waters: Northwest to southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate to 
southeast swells. 
Further outlook: Northwest to southeast winds 15 to 20 knots.
Moderate to rough seas. Moderate southeast swells.
 
 
2] Fiji Met's Public Savusavu Bulletin; 
 
Savusavu Today;- Occasional showers and a few thunderstorms
 
Savusavu tomorrow;-Some showers especially in the afternoon
/evening
 
 
 
 
3]  Savusavu Area Gribs ( Metvuw/zy Gribs )  for next 4 days

Sun 16 Dec 2018     10 SSE/SW fine , Overnight 10 NNW/NW fine.

Mon 17 Dec 2018     10 SW showers afternoon hvy-showers

Overnight  10 NW hvy-showers.

Tue 18 Dec 2018      10 NW showers Overnight10 NW hvy-showers

Wed 19 Dec 2018    10 WNW/NW showers-hvy-in afternoon

Overnight 10 S/SW showers        

 

4] Grib files out 10 days  looking for Lows/bad weather that

will effect Savusavu ;-Now we all know Gribs over 4 days are alittle

suspect but Gribs do often indicate possible bad weather, there does

not appear to be any  real troublesome weather BUT it appears we

may have a Wet Xmas  Eve and Christmas day, from Thurs 20Fri 21

 Dec winds 10 ,and fine, Sat 22 and Sun 23 Dec 15 Knots showers,

 Mon24 and Tues 25 hvy-showers/showers-fingers crossed that

weather will improve!!!!

 

5] Tropical Cyclone Watch; There does not appear to be any

Intense Tropical Lows nor Cyclonic activity that will effect Savsavu,out

10 days

 

 7] Savusavu Tides;

Low Tide was at       0704   0.7
High Tide                  1346   1.6 
Low Tide                   1949   0.9
 
 
8] Weather Chart;-
 

 

14.12.18

Curly's daily summary of Savusavu Weather forecasts, PLUS Tropical Cyclone Watch;-

Saturday 15 December 2018

 Curly's Daily Summary of Savusavu Weather Forecasts/Cyclone Watch!

We are now in the official 2018/2019 Cyclone Season, time to prepare your vessels, yourself and moorings!

The following is Curly's  brief collective summary of Weather after reviewing all or part of the following;-

.Fiji Met Forecasts, Sopac, GFS gribs ,,MetVuw, ZY Gribs; US Navy –Pearl Harbor and  other sources for

the area of Savusavu –Fiji Islands,  do not complain to  the messenger

( Curly ) if the forecasts are wrong

 

1] Marine Weather Forecast;

Marine Weather Bulletin Issued from the National Weather
 Forecasting Centre Nadi at 6:08am on Saturday the 15th of
 December 2018 
A STRONG WIND WARNING PREVIOUSLY IN FORCE FOR 
NORTHERN VANUA LEVU WATERS, YASAWA WATERS, 
NORTHERN LAU WATERS, KORO SEA, KADAVU AND 
VATU-I-RA PASSAGES IS CANCELLED. 
Situation: A southeast wind flow prevails over Fiji. 
Forecast to midnight tonight for Fiji waters: Southeast winds
 15 to 20 knots. Moderate to fresh southeast winds. 
Further outlook: Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Moderate 
to fresh southeast winds 
 
2] Fiji Met's Public Savusavu Bulletin; 
 
Savusavu Today;- Cloudy periods with some showers
 
Savusavu tomorrow;-Some showers 
 
 
 
3]  Savusavu Area Gribs ( Metvuw/zy Gribs )  for next 4 days

Sat 15 Dec 2018     10 S/SW showers, hvy afternoon

showers, overnight 10 ESE some showers.

Sun 16 Dec 2018     10 SE/ESE fine , afternoon hvy showers

Overnight 10 SW/S fine.

Mon 17 Dec 2018     10 N/S fine afternoon showers overnight

10 NNW some showers.

Tue 18 Dec 2018      10 WNW/SSW fine? Overnight10 N/NNW showers         

 

4] Grib files out 10 days  looking for Lows/bad weather that

will effect Savusavu ;-Now we all know Gribs over 4 days are alittle

suspect but Gribs do often indicate possible bad weather, there does

not appear to be any  troublesome weather out 10 days from Wed 19

Dec winds light,,but some showers on Wed 19,Fri21,Mon 21 Dec

 

5] Tropical Cyclone Watch; There does not appear to be any

Intense Tropical Lows nor Cyclonic activity that will effect Savsavu,out

10 days There has been weak lows coming and going around the

Solomons need to watch these lows.

 

 

 7] Savusavu Tides;

High Tide                  1254   1.6 
Low Tide                   1855   0.9
 
 
8] Weather Chart;-
 

 

13.12.18

Curly's daily summary of Savusavu weather firecasts Plus Tropical Cyclone Watch;-

Friday 14 December 2018

 Curly's Daily Summary of Savusavu Weather Forecasts/Cyclone Watch!

We are now in the official 2018/2019 Cyclone Season, time to prepare your vessels, yourself and moorings!

The following is Curly's  brief collective summary of Weather after reviewing all or part of the following;-

.Fiji Met Forecasts, Sopac, GFS gribs ,,MetVuw, ZY Gribs; US Navy –Pearl Harbor and  other sources for

the area of Savusavu –Fiji Islands,  do not complain to  the messenger

( Curly ) if the forecasts are wrong

 

1] Marine Weather Forecast;

Marine Weather Bulletin Issued from the National Weather 
Forecasting Centre Nadi at 5:10am on Friday the 14th of 
December 2018 
A STRONG WIND WARNING REMAINS IN FORCE FOR 
NORTHERN VANUA LEVU WATERS, YASAWA WATERS, 
NORTHERN KORO SEA, KADAVU AND VATU-I-RA 
PASSAGES. 
Situation: A trough of low pressure with associated cloud 
and showers remains slow moving over Fiji. 
Forecast to midnight tonight for Fiji waters: For Northern 
Vanua Levu Waters, Northern Lau Waters, Yasawa Waters, 
Northern Koro Sea, Southwest Viti Levu Waters, Kadavu and 
Vatu-i-ra Passages: Northeast to southeast winds 20 to 25 
knots easing later today. Rough seas gradually abating. 
Moderate southerly swells. 
Further outlook: Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Moderate
 to rough seas. 
For the rest of Fiji Waters: East to southeast winds 15to 
20 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Further outlook: East 
to southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Moderate to rough seas. 
 
 
2] Fiji Met's Public Savusavu Bulletin; 
 
Savusavu Today;- Occasional showers and isolated heavy falls and   thunderstorms in the afternoon or evening
 
Savusavu tomorrow;-Some showers and isolated afternoon or evening   thunderstorms.
 
 
 
3]  Savusavu Area Gribs ( Metvuw/zy Gribs )  for next 4 days

Fri 14 Dec 2018     10/15 SSE/SSW some hvy-showers overnight 10

SE/ SSE showers

Sat 15 Dec 2018     10 SSE showers, hvy afternoon

showers, overnight 10 SE hvy-showers.

Sun 16 Dec 2018     10 SE fine , Overnight 10 NE showers

Mon 17 Dec 2018     5/10 SSE/NNE fine overnight10 NNW showers.               

 

4] Grib files out 10 days  looking for Lows/bad weather that

will effect Savusavu ;-Now we all know Gribs over 4 days are alittle

suspect but Gribs do often indicate possible bad weather, there does

not appear to be any  troublesome weather out 10 days from Tue 18

Dec winds light,,but some showers on most days , fine on Wed 19 and

Sat 22 Dec...

 

5] Tropical Cyclone Watch; There does not appear to be any

Intense Tropical Lows nor Cyclonic activity that will effect Savsavu,out

10 days There has been weak lows coming and going around the

Solomons need to watch these lows.

 

 

 7] Savusavu Tides;

High Tide                  1203   1.6 
Low Tide                   1800   0.9
 
 
8] Weather Chart;-