Weather watch: Heavy rain warning cancelled

A heavy rain warning previously in force for Vanua Levu, Taveuni and nearby smaller islands, Northern Lau is now cancelled. Picture: SUPPLIED

A HEAVY rain warning previously in force for Vanua Levu, Taveuni and nearby smaller islands, Northern Lau is now cancelled.

The weather bulletin issued from the National Weather Forecasting Centre in Nadi at 10:45am this morning confirmed this however a trough of low pressure lies just to the west of the group.

Associated cloud and showers are expected to affect the country till later tomorrow.

Meanwhile, a moist northeast wind flow prevails over the Fiji group.

The forecast to midnight tomorrow for the Fiji group expect cloudy periods with some showers over Vanua Levu, Taveuni, the northern, eastern parts and interior of the other larger islands.

There will also be isolated thunderstorms and heavy falls possible in the afternoon or evening.

Fine weather elsewhere apart from isolated afternoon or evening showers.

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