A STRONG WIND WARNING REMAINS IN FORCE FOR THE LAND AREAS OF YASAWA GROUP, NORTHERN VANUA LEVU, KADAVU AND NEARBY SMALLER ISLANDS, LAU AND LOMAIVITI GROUP AND EASTERN VITI LEVU.
A high-pressure system to the far south of Fiji directs a fresh to strong east to southeast wind flow over the country.
Forecast to midnight tonight for the Fiji group:
For Yasawa Group, Northern Vanua Levu, Kadavu and nearby smaller islands, Lau and Lomaiviti group and eastern Viti Levu: East to Southeast wind with average speed up to 50km/hr.
Moderate to fresh east to southeast winds, gusty at times. Moderate to rough seas.
Cloudy with brief showers over the eastern and interior of the larger islands. Mainly fine elsewhere. Cool at night.