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Tropical depression update

April 1, 2012 9:29 pm

A tropical depression 19F is located about 885 kilometres west of Nadi at 6am this morning.

A tropical cyclone alert remains in place for the country and a severe flood warning for low lying areas of Viti Levu.

The Nadi Weather Office says the tropical depression was located near 17 decimal 6 South 169 decimal 1 East of Nadi.

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Close to the centre the depression is expected to have average wind speeds of 45km/hour.

It is expected to intensify further and possibly become a tropical cyclone in the next 6 to 12 hours.

On this track the depression can bring damaging gale force winds over Viti Levu, Yasawa and Mamanuca Group, Southern Lau, Kadavu and nearby smaller islands.

A gale force warning remains in force for Viti Levu, Yasawa and Mamanuca Group, southern Lau group, Kadavu and nearby smaller islands.

A strong wind warning remains in force for the rest of the country.

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