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Bula vinaka everyone.

Here is another edition of some basic information you may need to know for today.

First, here is your weather forecast for today:

Weather

  • Cloudy periods with some showers over the eastern parts and interior of the larger islands (Viti Levu, Vanua Levu, Kadavu and Taveuni), Yasawa, Lau and Lomaiviti group.
  • Fine with isolated afternoon or evening showers elsewhere.
  • Isolated thunderstorms with heavy falls expected over most places in the afternoon or evening with risk of flash flooding of low lying areas and poor visibility on roads for motorists.
  • Moderate east to southeast winds, fresh at times.
  • Moderate to rough seas.
  • Outlook for Thursday: Some showers over the eastern parts and interior of the larger islands, Lau and Lomaiviti group.
  •  Isolated afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms expected elsewhere.

Online

  • Fijian Parliament sitting at 9.30am
  • Tom Mawi Taylor Guitar Competition Awards Night at 5.30pm

General Information – Events

  •  Suva Kids Hapkido Martial Arts Training at YMCA Gym at 4pm
  • Suva Adults Hapkido Martial Arts at YMCA Gym at 6pm

EFL Planned Power Shutdown

  • Pender Street, Suva – 1pm to 5pm
  • Korolevu, Sigatoka – 7am to 6pm
  • Waila Road, Nausori – 8am to 5pm
  • Savusavu – 8.30am to 4.30pm
  • Pacific Harbour, Deuba – 9.30am to 5.00pm

Entertainment

Editor’s movie pick:

  • Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City – 5.20pm at Life Cinema Lautoka; 12pm at Life Cinema Nadi; 8.35pm at Life Cinema Nakasi; 2.35pm at Life Cinema Labasa
  • Ghostbusters: Afterlife: Damodar Cinemas –11.30am, 5pm

COVID-19

Health Ministry advice:

  • People with severe COVID-19 are still dying at home, or are coming to a medical facility in the late stages of severe illness.
  • Severe COVID-19 is a medical emergency, and a delay in receiving appropriate medical treatment reduces your chance of recovering from the disease. You are at higher risk of developing severe COVID-19 if you are over the age of 50 or have a non-communicable disease or chronic disease like diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, kidney disease, or if you are obese or pregnant.
  • If you are at high risk of severe disease and have any symptoms of COVID-19 such as a cough, runny nose, fever, sore throat, body ache, headache, loss of taste/smell – please come to your nearest screening clinic to be checked and tested by our medical teams.
  • The severe symptoms of COVID-19, include the following: – Difficulty breathing; – Persistent pain or pressure in the chest; – Severe headache for a few days; – New confusion, inability to wake or stay awake; – Pale, gray, or blue-coloured skin, lips or nail beds.

Source: MOHMS

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