Weather Bulletin Update issued from CIMS at 04:16am Tuesday 10th April 2018.
A STRONG WIND WARNING REMAINS IN FORCE FOR SOUTHERN COOKS WATERS.
A trough of low pressure with associated cloud and rain remains slow moving over Southern Cooks.A mosit northeast wind lfow prevaisl over the area.
Meanwhile, a trough of low pressure lies over western parts of the Northern Cooks.
Forecast to midnight tonight for the Southern Cooks:
Over waters: Northwest to easterly winds 20 to 25 knots. Rough seas.
Over land: Moderate to fresh northwest winds gusty at times.
Ocassional rain, heavy at times and few thunderstorms.
Further outlook: Showers continuing.
Ocassional showers heavy at times and few thunsderstorms.
Further outlook: SHowers continuing.
For the Northern Cooks:
CLoudy periods with some showes and possible thunderstorms over Pukapuka and Suwarow. Fine apart from brief showers.
Moderate to fresh east to northeast winds.
Moderate to rough seas.
Further outlook: Brief showers.