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TD08F: Koro islanders experience rain and strong wind

Sikeli Qounadovu on Koro Island
Saturday, February 10, 2018

Update: 11:27AM KORO islanders are experiencing heavy rain and strong winds as weather forecasters note Tropical Depression 08F tracking back to Fiji.

According to the Fiji Meteorological Office, the tropical depression located 35km South-southwest of Koro was expected to move northwards. Also forecast is strong South to Southwest wind of 40km/hr to 50km/hr, and gutsy winds up to 60km/hr.

Already earlier this morning, roofing iron have been blown off,  with villagers already anticipating seeking shelter at the Methodist Church.

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