Heavy rains into next week

A simulation map showing weather systems affecting the country. Picture: SUPPLIED

A simulation map showing weather systems affecting the country. Picture: SUPPLIED

Update: 12:14PM A HEAVY rain warning remains in force for Yasawa group, Vanua Levu, Taveuni and nearby smaller islands and northern Lau group and is now inforce for Lomaiviti group, western half of Viti Levu and the Mamanuca group.

The special weather bulletin issued this morning at 9:30am says a heavy rain alert remains in force for the rest of Fiji.

An active trough of low pressure with associated cloud and rain lies slow moving about the northern parts of the Group.

It is expected to affect the country till mid next week.