FLOOD WARNING FOR RAKIRAKI

Special Weather Bulletin Number ONE FOR FLOOD ISSUED FROM RSMC NADI AT 3.30pm on Saturday the?17th of May 2014?

FLOOD WARNING

A FLOOD WARNING IS NOW IN FORCE FOR LOW LYING AREAS AND AREAS ADJACENT TO RAKIRAKI TOWN.

A FLOOD ALERT IS NOW IN FORCE FOR LOW LYING AREAS ADJACENT TO AND DOWNSTREAM OF THE WAIMANU STATION.

 

SITUATION: AN INTENSE TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WITH ASSOCIATED CLOUD AND RAIN REMAIN SLOW MOVING OVER FIJI. IT IS EXPECTED TO AFFECT THE GROUP TILL?SUNDAY.

River Level at 02:20pm TODAY:

WAIMANU STATION: 4.06m which is 0.06m above the alert level and increasing

High Tide: At?08:33pm today?Height 1.60m

Low Tide: At?02:16am?Height 0.36m

THE NEXT SPECIAL WEATHER BULLETIN ON FLOOD WILL BE ISSUED AT?6.30PM TODAY?OR EARLIER.

 

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