IDW10600 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Western Australia Cocos (Keeling) Islands Forecast Issued at 5:30 am WST on Tuesday 2 September 2014 Weather Situation: A low pressure trough lies just to the east of the Cocos Islands is triggering showers and thunderstorms. The trough will weaken and a southeasterly trade flow will redevelop by Thursday. Forecast for the rest of Tuesday 2 September A few showers, with the chance of a thunderstorm. Winds: North to northeasterly around 10 knots, easing to 5 to 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: to 1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5 to 2.0 metres. Max 28 Forecast for Wednesday 3 September A few showers. Winds: East to northeasterly 5 to 10 knots. Max 29 Outlook for Thursday 4 September A shower or two. Winds: East to southeasterly around 10 knots. Max 29 The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:45 pm WST Tuesday.