WEATHER UPDATE

Special Weather Bulletin Number THREE FOR HEAVY RAIN ISSUED FROM RSMC NADI AT 11.00AM on Monday the 24th of February 2014.

HEAVY RAIN ALERT

A HEAVY RAIN ALERT IS NOW IN FORCE FOR THE WHOLE OF FIJI GROUP.

SITUATION:
A TROPICAL DEPRESSION IS GRADUALLY DEVELOPING ALONG A TROUGH TO THE WEST OF FIJI AN IS ANTICIPATED TO MOVE TOWARDS THE GROUP. ASSOCIATED ACTIVE RAIN AND CLOUD BANDS ARE EXPECTED TO AFFECT THE COUNTRY FROM TOMORROW AFTERNOON.

RAIN DEVELOPING, BECOMING FREQUENT AND HEAVY AT TIMES WITH SQUALLY THUNDERSTORMS FROM TOMORROW AFTERNOON.

THE NEXT SPECIAL WEATHER BULLETIN ON HEAVY RAIN WILL BE ISSUED AT 5PM TODAY OR EARLIER.

METEOROLOGY DEPT