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Weather Bulletin

A HEAVY RAIN ALERT REMAINS IN FORCE FOR THE WHOLE OF FIJI.

For more information, refer to the latest Special Weather Bulletin on

Heavy Rain issued by RSMC, Nadi at

www.met.gov.fj/aifs_prods/20014.txt

Situation: A trough of low pressure with associated cloud and showers

remains slow moving over the group.

Forecast to midnight tonight for the Fiji group:

Occasional showers, heavy at times and few thunderstorms over most

places. Showers becoming rain tonight.

Isolated heavy falls expected.

Localised heavy falls may lead to flash flooding of low lying areas.

Moderate east to northeast winds, fresh at times.

Moderate to rough seas.

Outlook for Wednesday : Occasional showers and few thunderstorms

over most places. Isolated heavy falls expected.

For Navua / Suva / Nausori :

Occasional showers, heavy at times and few thunderstorms. Showers

becoming rain later tonight.

Outlook for Wednesday : Occasional showers. Isolated thunderstorms

and heavy falls expected.

For Sigatoka / Coral Coast:

Occasional showers and few thunderstorms. Showers becoming rain later

today with isolated heavy falls expected.

Outlook for Wednesday: Occasional showers. Isolated thunderstorms and

heavy falls expected.

For Nadi / Lautoka / Ba :

Some showers and afternoon or evening thunderstorms. Isolated heavy

falls expected.

Outlook for Wednesday : Occasional showers. Isolated thunderstorms

and heavy falls expected.

For Tavua / Rakiraki:

Some showers and afternoon or evening thunderstorms. Isolated heavy

falls expected.

Outlook for Wednesday: Occasional showers. Isolated thunderstorms and

heavy falls expected.

For Labasa :

Occasional showers, heavy at times and few thunderstorms. Showers

becoming rain later tonight.

Outlook for Wednesday : Occasional showers. Isolated thunderstorms

and heavy falls expected.

For Savusavu : Occasional showers, heavy at times and few

thunderstorms. Showers becoming rain later tonight.

Outlook for Wednesday : Occasional showers. Isolated thunderstorms

and heavy falls expected.

For Rotuma :

Situation: A trough of low pressure with associated cloud and showers

remains slow moving in the vicinity of Rotuma.

Some showers and isolated thunderstorms.

Moderate to fresh northeast winds.

Moderate to rough seas.

Outlook for Wednesday : Some showers.

Marine Weather Bulletin

A STRONG WIND WARNING REMAINS IN FORCE FOR SOUTHWEST VITI LEVU

WATERS, KADAVU AND VATU-I-RA PASSAGES, SOUTHERN KORO SEA AND SOUTHERN

LAU WATERS

Situation:

A trough of low pressure with associated cloud and showers remains

slow moving over the group.

Forecast to 6am tomorrow for Fiji waters:

For Southwest Viti Levu Waters, Kadavu and Vatu-i-Ra Passages,

Southern Koro Sea and Southern Lau Waters:

Easterly winds 20 to 25 knots.

Rough seas.

Moderate southeast swells.

Poor visibility in areas of heavy showers and thunderstorms.

Further outlook: Easterly winds 20 to 25 knots. Rough seas. Moderate

southeasterly swells.

For the rest of Fiji waters:

East to northeast winds 15 to 20 knots.

Moderate to rough seas.

Moderate southeast swells.

Poor visibility in areas of heavy showers and thunderstorms.

Further outlook: Northeasterly winds 15 to 20 knots. Moderate to

rough seas. Moderate southeasterly swells.