Trough to continue to bring rain, thunderstorm
12:33 Mon Jan 19, 2015
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Report by: Elenoa Turagaiviu
The Weather Office says a trough of low pressure remains slow moving over Fiji and continues to bring rain to the country.
For the next few days, there will be occasional showers over the Eastern parts and the interior of the larger islands.
As well, there will be afternoon or evening showers and thunderstorms.
Meanwhile, the Water Safety Council Fiji is reminding people not to cross or walk in flooded rivers with more rain being forecast.
People travelling by boat are urged to be mindful of the weather and avoid travelling when heavy rain and strong wind warnings are in place.
The Water Safety Council says they have noted that the major cause of death during floods is people entering floodwaters.
This includes driving vehicles, river crossing, walking and children playing in floodwater.Parents of young children are urged to supervise them and not allow them to play outside during such weather.
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