The National Disaster Management Office (NDMO) is advising the general public to take heed of the heavy rain warning that has been issued for most parts of the country.
People living in low lying areas are to exercise caution as heavy rain continues. Families are urged to prepare accordingly should the need to evacuate arise.
The NDMO is urging motorists to take extra precaution as landslides/landslips are likely to happen if heavy rain continues.
Members of the public leaving in areas vulnerable to landslides are advised to be cautious of their surroundings and take precautionary measures should the need arise.
Members of the public can contact the Fiji Roads Authority (FRA) by phone on 5720 for more information on the road status in the country.
Energy Fiji Limited (EFL) can be contacted by phone on 132 333 or 913 for enquiries.
The National Fire Authority (NFA) can be contacted by phone on 910 and the Fiji Police Force on 911 for emergency situations.
The public is also advised to continually monitor weather bulletins and forecasts on the radio or on the Fiji Meteorological Services Website at www.met.gov.fj