A heavy rain warning remains in force for Lau and Lomaiviti Group and is now cancelled for the rest of Fiji.
A high pressure system together with a low pressure system
to the far southwest of Fiji generates and directs moderate to heavy southerly swells towards the group.
Meanwhile, a trough of low pressure lies slow moving over the eastern parts of the group.
Associated cloud and rain is expected to affect the eastern parts of the country till later tonight.