Tropical Cyclone Uesi continues to move away from Solomon Islands
A trough lies over Solomon Islands and links to Tropical Cyclone Uesi is located west of Vanuatu today and is moving further away from Solomon Islands.
The Solomon Islands Meteorological Service (SIMS) office says despite this movement, a special weather advice is still current for all provinces.
The weather office (SIMS) says winds of 20 to 25 knots (37–46 kilometers per hour) increasing to 30 knots (55 kilometers per hour) at times with moderate to rough seas and moderate swells (2.5-3.0m), heavy rain and thunderstorms expected over all provinces.
SIMS warns people to take precautionary measures as bad weather associated with the system poses threat to lives and properties.
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