Situation: A weak trough of low pressure lies slow moving just to the east of Fiji. Associated cloud and showers affect the group. Meanwhile, another trough to the north of the group is expected to drift southwards and start affecting the country from later tomorrow. Forecast to midnight tonight for Fiji waters:
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Moderate to rough seas. Moderate southwest swells. Poor visibility in areas of showers and thunderstorms. Further outlook: Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots and up to 25 knots through the passages. Moderate to rough seas.