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FPTV40 NFFN 271600
TUVALU
WEATHER BULLETIN ISSUED FROM NWFC NADI MAY 271606 UTC.
A DAMAGING HEAVY SWELL WARNING REMAINS IN FORCE FOR TUVALU WATERS AND
COASTS.

SITUATION:
A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE REMAINS SLOW MOVING OVER TUVALU.
ASSOCIATED CLOUD AND SHOWERS AFFECTS THE GROUP. MEANWHILE, A  HIGH
PRESSURE SYSTEM TOGETHER WITH A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TO THE FAR SOUTH
OF TUVALU GENERATES AND DIRECTS MODERATE TO HEAVY SOUTHERLY SWELLS
TOWARDS THE GROUP.

FORECAST TO MIDNIGHT TONIGHT FOR TUVALU:
OVER OPEN WATERS: HEAVY SOUTHERLY SWELLS WITH WAVE HEIGHTS UP TO 3.5
METRES. MODERATE NORTHEASTERLY WINDS.
MODERATE SEAS.
OVER COASTAL AREAS: EXPECT SEA FLOODING DURING HIGH TIDES.
FINE APART FROM BRIEF SHOWERS.
FURTHER OUTLOOK:    SOME SHOWERS.

FOR FUNAFUTI:
FINE APART FROM BRIEF SHOWERS.  EXPECT SEA FLOODING DURING HIGH
TIDES.
FURTHER OUTLOOK:    SOME SHOWERS. EXPECT SEA FLOODING DURING HIGH
TIDES.



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