Marine » Marine Forecast Friday, February 24, 2017
 Marine Forecast

Marine Weather Bulletin issued by the Vanuatu Meteorology and Geo-Hazards Department, Port Vila at 3:00 pm Friday, February 24, 2017

General Situation
A low northwest of Vanuatu extends a trough over Northern parts of Vanuatu group connecting to a weak low pressure system southeast of Fiji. Meanwhile a high pressure system West of New Zealand extending a ridge over New Caledonia and southern Vanuatu.

Warning
NIL.

Northern Waters (TORBA, SANMA and PENAMA)
Friday night: Variable winds 12/17 knots. Light to moderate seas to 1.0 meter.
Saturday: NE winds 12/17 knots. Light to moderate seas to 1.0 meter.
Sunday: Clockwise winds 12/17 knots. Light to moderate seas to 1.0 meter.
Monday: Clockwise winds 12/17 knots. Light to moderate seas to 1.0 meter.

Central Waters (MALAMPA and SHEFA)
Friday night: SE winds 12/17 knots. Light to moderate seas to 1.0 meter.
Saturday: SE winds 10/20 knots. Light to moderate seas to 1.5 meters.
Sunday: E/NE winds 12/17 knots. Light to moderate seas to 1.0 meter.
Monday: E/NE winds 12/17 knots. Light to moderate seas to 1.0 meter.

Channel between Efate and Erromango
Friday night: SE winds 12/17 knots. Light to moderate seas to 1.0 meter.
Saturday: SE winds 12/17 knots. Light to moderate seas to 1.0 meter.
Sunday: E/NE winds 15/20 knots. Moderate seas to 1.5 meters.
Monday: E/NE winds 15/20 knots. Moderate seas to 1.5 meters.

Southern Waters (TAFEA)
Friday night: SE winds 12/17 knots. Light to moderate seas to 1.0 meter.
Saturday: SE winds 12/17 knots. Light to moderate seas to 1.0 meter.
Sunday: SE winds 12/17 knots. Light to moderate seas to 1.0 meter.
Monday: E/SE winds 17/22 knots. Moderate to rough seas to 2.0 meters.