A Strong Wind Warning Remains In Force For All Land Areas Yasawa And Mamanuca Group, Western, Southern And Eastern Parts Of Viti Levu, Kadavu And Nearby Smaller Islands, Southern Lau Group And Lomaiviti group.
A trough of low pressure remains slow moving to the southwest of Fiji.
Meanwhile, an embedded low pressure system over Vanuatu is expected to drift southeast and pass to the southwest of Fiji tomorrow.
Associated cloud, rain and strong winds affects the group till Sunday.
Forecast to midnight tomorrow for the Fiji group:
Strong south to southeasterly with average speeds of 40 km/hr and gusts to 55 km/hr winds over Yasawa and Mamanuca group, western, southern parts and eastern parts of Viti Levu, Kadavu and nearby smaller islands, Lomaiviti and Southern Lau group.
Occasional rain, heavy at times and few thunderstorms over Kadavu, Yasawa and Mamanuca Group, Northern and Eastern Viti Levu, Lau and Lomaiviti Groups and interior parts of the larger islands.
Elsewhere, cloudy periods with afternoon or evening showers and
Showers increasing to rain and becoming frequent and heavy with few thunderstorms from later today.
Moderate to fresh south to southeast winds, gusty at times.
Outlook for Sunday :
Cloudy periods with some showers and possible thunderstorms over the eastern parts and interior parts of the larger islands.
Elsewhere, fine apart from afternoon or evening showers and thunderstorms.
Strong northerly winds with average speeds of 40 km/hr and gusts to 55 km/hr winds expected over Yasawa group, southern parts and eastern parts of Viti Levu and nearby smaller
islands, Kadavu and Southern Lau group.