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Weather watch: Heavy rain, flash flood warning

By FELIX CHAUDHARY
Thursday, January 30, 2014

Update: 7:38AM PEOPLE living in Nadi, Lautoka, Ba and Yasawa-I-Rara are being warned to expect flash flooding due to the heavy rainfall being experienced in the Western Division.

The Fiji Meteorological Service announced that since 9am yesterday, rainfall recordings were as follows - Nadi received 112.2mm, Lautoka 86.5mm, Penang 87mm and Yasawa-I-Rara 58.3mm.

Although the weather is expected to clear by tomorrow, residents in these areas are being asked to be vigilant and to expect heavy rain with squally thunderstorms in the meantime.


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