There is presently a cyclone alert for the Fiji Islands – in particular the Mamanuca and Yasawa group.
Resorts in these Fiji island groups are advising guests to move from the island and find alternative accommodation in Denarau until the cyclone passes.
From our friends at Castaway Island, Fiji…
This morning the Yasawa and Mamanuca group of islands have been placed on Cyclone alert.
Severe Tropical Cyclone Evan may reach the Fiji Islands Monday 17th December. As a precaution we are currently assisting and urging all guests on island to move to Denarau hotels until the cyclone passes. We are also not accepting any new guests on island until the situation passes. If you are due to travel to Fiji in the next 4 days (Sat 15 Dec to Tue 18 Dec), please keep in contact with your airline/travel agent for further updates on the weather situation.
Stay safe Fiji. We are thinking of you.
For official updates and travel advice please go to the official Fiji Met Facebook page for the latest updates – https://www.facebook.com/pages/Fiji-Meteorological-Service/112621892096909
Present cyclone update as at 15 December – 2.00pm Fiji Time…
A TROPICAL CYCLONE ALERT REMAINS IN FORCE FOR VANUA LEVU, TAVEUNI AND THE NEARBY SMALLER ISLANDS AND NORTHERN LAU GROUP.
A STRONG WIND WARNING REMAINS IN FORCE FOR VANUA LEVU, TAVEUNI AND NEARBY SMALLER ISLANDS AND NORTHERN LAU GROUP.
ADAMAGING HEAVY SWELL WARNING REMAINS IN FORCE FOR VANUA LEVU, TAVEUNI AND NEARBY SMALLER ISLANDS AND NORTHERN LAU GROUP. ….For more information please refer to the latest Special Weather Bulletin for Fiji on Severe Tropical Cyclone Evan issued from RSMC Nadi.
View movement of Cyclone here…