IDW10700 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Western Australia Christmas Island Forecast Issued at 5:30 am WST on Saturday 6 February 2016 Weather Situation: The monsoon trough lies just to the north of the Island and will gradually shift further north over the next few days. A weak low pressure system lies approximately 500 kilometres to the southeast and will gradually move towards the Island over the next few days, although no significant weather is expected with this system. Forecast for the rest of Saturday 6 February Partly cloudy. Winds: Variable below 5 knots. Seas: Below 1.0 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.0 to 1.5 metres. Max 29 Forecast for Sunday 7 February A shower or two with the chance of a thunderstorm. Winds: Variable around 5 knots. Max 29 Outlook for Monday 8 February A shower or two with the chance of a thunderstorm. Winds: Variable below 5 knots. Max 29 The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:45 pm WST Saturday.