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OCEAN WATER FORECASTS
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NIL. PLEASE BE AWARE: Wind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.



SYNOPTIC SITUATION AT 04:00 PM (LOCAL) 26/05/2020 (260600 UTC)

1. Weak trough or embedded EDDY lying 06S143E extending to 05S150E. 2. Southeast to southwest airflows, tending clockwise in some parts of the country. FORECAST FOR THE OCEAN WATERS OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS AT 08:00 PM AS ISSUED BY PAPUA NEW GUINEA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NB: FORECASTS ARE OUTSIDE THE 60 NAUTICAL MILES OR 111 KILOMETRES FROM THE COASTLINE.



CORAL SEA:

SEAS MODERATE. SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS 15/20 KNOTS. ISOLATED SHOWERS.



SOLOMON SEA:

SEAS SLIGHT. SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS 10/15 KNOTS. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS



BISMARCK SEA:

SEAS SLIGHT TO MODERATE. SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS 10/20 KNOTS. ISOLATED SHOWERS.



PACIFIC OCEAN:

SEAS SLIGHT. NORTHEAST TO EASTERLY WINDS 10/15 KNOTS. SCATTERED SHOWERS. NB: Squally or gusty winds are expected to accompany areas severe thunderstorms. NNNN



Valid as of:2020-05-26 15:14:52


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