20.10.17

Curlys daily summary of Savusavu weather forecasts;-

Saturday 21 October 2017 Curly's Daily Summary of

Savusavu Weather Forecasts,

 
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] Fiji Marine Weather Bulletin
Issued from the National Weather Forecasting Centre Nadi
at 5:30am on Saturday the 21st of October 2017
A STRONG WIND WARNING REMAINS IN FORCE FOR ALL FIJI WATERS
Situation:
A high pressure system to the far southwest of the group directs
strong southeast winds over Fiji waters. Meanwhile, a trough of low
pressure lies slow moving to the north of Fiji. It is expected to
gradually drift south and start affecting the group from later today.
Forecast to midnight tonight for Fiji waters:
Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots.
Rough seas.
Moderate southerly swells.
Poor visibility in areas of heavy showers.
Further outlook:  Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Rough seas.
Moderate southerly swells.
 
 
2] Fiji Met's Public Savusavu Bulletin;
 
Savusavu Today;-Cloudy periods with some showers becoming frequent later today
.
Savusavu tomorrow;- Occasional  showers.
       
3]  Savusavu Area Gribs ( Metvuw/zy Gribs )  for next 4 days,

at noon  each day. 

Sat 21 Oct 2017           15 ESE showers overnight 20 ESE  showers

Sun 22 Oct 2017          20 ESE showers overnight 10/15 E /NE poss-showers

Mon 23 Oct 2017          10/15 E/NE hvy-showers overnight 10 NE hvy-showers

Tue 24 Oct 2017           10 SE/NE fine overnight 10 ENE/ESE fine


4] Grib files out 10 days  looking for Lows that effect Savusavu etc;-

Now we all know Gribs over 4 days are alittle suspect but Gribs do often

give us indications of  adverse weather  past 4 days and out to 10 days.

Out 7-9 days a weak trough from the N may effect Savusavu ??

 
 
5] Heavy Rain Warning;
 Currently none 
      
 
6] Savusavu Tides-
  
High Tide                   0742    1.8m
Low Tide                    1340    0.6m 
 
7]Fiji Met Chart
 

 

19.10.17

Curly's daily summary of Savusavu weather forecasts;-

20 October 2017 Curly's Daily Summary of

Savusavu Weather Forecasts,

 
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] Fiji Marine Weather Bulletin
Issued from the National Weather Forecasting Centre Nadi
at 5:30am on Friday the 20th of October 2017
A STRONG WIND WARNING REMAINS IN FORCE FOR ALL FIJI WATERS
Situation:
A high pressure system to the far southwest of the group directs
strong southeast winds over Fiji waters.
Forecast to midnight tonight for Fiji waters:
Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots.
Rough seas.
Moderate southerly swells.
Further outlook:  Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Rough seas.
Moderate southerly swells.
 
 
2] Fiji Met's Public Savusavu Bulletin;
 
Savusavu Today;-Cloudy periods with some showers
.
Savusavu tomorrow;- Cloudy periods with some showers.
       
3]  Savusavu Area Gribs ( Metvuw/zy Gribs )  for next 4 days,

at noon  each day. 

Fri  20 Oct 2017           15 SE showers overnight 15 SE fine??

Sat 21 Oct 2017           15 SE fine?? overnight 15 ESE poss showers

Sun 22 Oct 2017          10/15 ENE/ESE showers overnight 10 NE showers

Mon 23 Oct 2017          10ESE/NE Fine overnight 10 NE showers


4] Grib files out 10 days  looking for Lows that effect Savusavu etc;-

Now we all know Gribs over 4 days are alittle suspect but Gribs do often

give us indications of  adverse weather  past 4 days and out to 10 days.

Out 7-9 days a weak trough from the N may effect Savusavu ??

The SPCZ is anticipated to move south towards Fiji later this week.

 
 
5] Heavy Rain Warning;
 Currently none 
      
 
6] Savusavu Tides-
  
Low Tide                    1300    0.5m
High Tide                   1912    1.9m 
 
7]Fiji Met Chart
 

 

18.10.17

Curly's Daily Summary of Savusavu weather forecasts;

"Happy Diwali"-today is a National Public HolidayThursday 19 October 2017 Curly's Daily Summary of

Savusavu Weather Forecasts,

 
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] Fiji Marine Weather Bulletin
Issued from the National Weather Forecasting Centre Nadi
at 5:30am on Thursday the 19th of October 2017
 
A STRONG WIND WARNING REMAINS IN FORCE FOR SOUTHWEST VITI LEVU
WATERS, NORTHERN VANUA LEVU WATERS, NORTHERN LAU WATERS, KADAVU AND
VATU-I-RA PASSAGES.
Situation:
A high pressure sytem  to the far southwest of the group directs a
fresh to strong southeast winds over Fiji
Forecast to midnight tonight for Fiji waters:
For Southwest Viti Levu Waters, Northern Vanua Levu Waters, Northern
Lau Waters,  Kadavu and Vatu-I-Ra Passages:
Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots
Rough seas.
Further outlook:  Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Rough seas. 
For the rest of Fiji Waters:
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots
Moderate to rough seas. 
Further outlook:  Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Rough seas. 
 
 
2] Fiji Met's Public Savusavu Bulletin;
 
Savusavu Today;-Cloudy periods with some showers
.
Savusavu tomorrow;- Cloudy periods with some showers.
       
3]  Savusavu Area Gribs ( Metvuw/zy Gribs )  for next 4 days,

at noon  each day. 

Thu 19 Oct 2017          10SE fine overnight 10 SSE poss-showers

Fri  20 Oct 2017           15 SSE showers overnight 10/15 SE fine??

Sat 21 Oct 2017           15 SE showers overnight 15/20 ESE Fine ??

Sun 22 Oct 2017          15 E/ESE showers overnight 10/15 ENE/NE hvy -showers


4] Grib files out 10 days  looking for Lows that effect Savusavu etc;-

Now we all know Gribs over 4 days are alittle suspect but Gribs do often

give us indications of  adverse weather  past 4 days and out to 10 days.

Out 7-9 days a weak trough from the N may effect Savusavu ??

The SPCZ is anticipated to move south towards Fiji later this week.

 
 
5] Heavy Rain Warning;
 Currently none 
      
 
6] Savusavu Tides-
  
Low Tide                    1220    0.5m
High Tide                   1832    1.9m 
 
7]Fiji Met Chart
 

 

17.10.17

Curly's daily summary of Savusavu weather forecasts.

Wednesday 18 October 2017 Curly's Daily Summary of

Savusavu Weather Forecasts,

 
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] Fiji Marine Weather Bulletin
Issued from the National Weather Forecasting Centre Nadi
at 5:30am on Wednesday the 18th of October 2017
A STRONG WIND WARNING REMAINS IN FORCE FOR SOUTHWEST VITI LEVU
WATERS, NORTHERN VANUA LEVU WATERS, NORTHERN LAU WATERS, KADAVU AND
VATU-I-RA PASSAGES.
Situation:
A high pressure sytem  to the far southwest of the group directs a
fresh to strong southeast winds over Fiji
Forecast to midnight tonight for Fiji waters:
For Southwest Viti Levu Waters, Northern Vanua Levu Waters, Northern
Lau Waters,  Kadavu and Vatu-I-Ra Passages:
Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots
Rough seas.
Further outlook:  Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Rough seas. 
For the rest of Fiji Waters:
East to southeast winds 15 to 20 knots
Moderate to rough seas. 
Further outlook:  Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Rough seas.
 
 
2] Fiji Met's Public Savusavu Bulletin;
 
Savusavu Today;-Cloudy periods with some showers
.
Savusavu tomorrow;- Cloudy periods with some showers.
       
3]  Savusavu Area Gribs ( Metvuw/zy Gribs )  for next 4 days,

at noon  each day. 

Wed 18 Oct 2017         15 SE showers overnight 15 SE/SSE fine ??

Thu 19 Oct 2017          10/15 SSE fine overnight 10 SSE poss-showers

Fri  20 Oct 2017           15 SSE/SE Showers overnight 15 SE fine

Sat 21 Oct 2017           15 SE Poss-showers overnight 15 ESE Fine ??


4] Grib files out 10 days  looking for Lows that effect Savusavu etc;-

Now we all know Gribs over 4 days are alittle suspect but Gribs do often

give us indications of  adverse weather  past 4 days and out to 10 days.

The SPCZ is anticipated to move south towards Fiji later this week. The

Trough with some rain we expected 23/24/25 Oct has dissipated., bad luck.

 
 
5] Heavy Rain Warning;
 Currently none 
      
 
6] Savusavu Tides-
  
Low Tide                    1137    0.5m
High Tide                   1750    1.9m 
 
7]Fiji Met Chart
 

 

16.10.17

Curly's daily summary of Savusavu Weather forecasts

Tuesday 17 October 2017 Curly's Daily Summary of

Savusavu Weather Forecasts,

 
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] Fiji Marine Weather Bulletin
Issued from the National Weather Forecasting Centre Nadi
at 5:30am on Tuesday the 17th of October 2017
A STRONG WIND WARNING REMAINS IN FORCE FOR SOUTHWEST VITI LEVU AND
NORTHERN VANUA LEVU WATERS, KADAVU AND VATU-I-RA PASSAGES. 
Situation:
A high pressure sytem  to the far south of the group directs a fresh
to strong southeast winds over Fiji
Forecast to midnight tonight for Fiji waters:
For Southwest Viti Levu and Northern Vanua Levu waters, Kadavu and
Vatu-i-ra Passages:
Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots
Rough seas.
Further outlook:  Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Rough seas. 
For the rest of Fiji Waters:
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots
Moderate to rough seas. 
Further outlook:  Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Rough seas. 
 
 
2] Fiji Met's Public Savusavu Bulletin;
 
Savusavu Today;-Cloudy periods with some showers
.
Savusavu tomorrow;- Cloudy periods with some showers.
       
3]  Savusavu Area Gribs ( Metvuw/zy Gribs )  for next 4 days,

at noon  each day. 

Tue 17 Oct 2017          15 SE fine  overnight 15 SE showers

Wed 18 Oct 2017         15 SE showers overnight 15 SSE showers

Thu 19 Oct 2017          10 SE fine?? overnight 10/15 SSE showers

Fri  20 Oct 2017           15 SSE Showers overnight 15 SE showers


4] Grib files out 10 days  looking for Lows that effect Savusavu etc;-

Now we all know Gribs over 4 days are alittle suspect but Gribs do often

give us indications of  adverse weather  past 4 days and out to 10 days.

The SPCZ is anticipated to move south towards Fiji later this week, with a trough

approaching Savusavu from the N/NNW on 23/24/25 Oct, bringing much needed

rain.Could get squally winds from N/NNE monitor

 
 
5] Heavy Rain Warning;
 Currently none 
      
 
6] Savusavu Tides-
  
Low Tide                    1051    0.5m
High Tide                   1706    1.9m 
 
7]Fiji Met Chart