IDW10700 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Western Australia Christmas Island Forecast Issued at 5:30 am WST on Tuesday 1 December 2015 Weather Situation: A trough to the north of the Island is bringing shower and thunderstorm activity to the vicinity of the Island. A strong ridge in the Indian Ocean will push the trough further north today, with the chance of some shower activity in the trade flow that follows. Forecast for the rest of Tuesday 1 December Partly cloudy with a chance of a shower. Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots. Seas: 1.0 to 1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly around 1.0 metre. Max 29 Forecast for Wednesday 2 December Partly cloudy with a chance of a shower. Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots. Max 29 Outlook for Thursday 3 December Partly cloudy with the chance of a shower. Winds: Southeasterly around 10 knots. Max 29 The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:45 pm WST Tuesday.