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Bula vinaka everyone.

Here is another edition of some basic information you may need to know for today.

First, here is your weather forecast for today:

Weather

  • For Yasawa and Mamanuca group, Vanua Levu, Lau and Lomaiviti group, Kadavu , Taveuni and nearby smaller islands: Occasional showers and few thunderstorms.
  • For rest of Fiji group: Occasional showers and isolated thunderstorms especially in the afternoon or evening.
  • Isolated heavy falls expected with risk of flash flooding of low lying areas.
  • Motorists can expect poor visibility on roads in areas of heavy showers and thunderstorms.
  • Moderate northeast to southeast winds, fresh at times.
  • Winds becoming predominantly northeasterly later today.
  • Moderate to rough seas.
  • Outlook for Thursday : Occasional showers and isolated thunderstorms over eastern and interior parts of larger islands (Viti Levu and Vanua Levu), Taveuni and nearby smaller islands, Kadavu, Lau and Lomaiviti group.
  •  Elsewhere, cloudy periods with afternoon or evening showers and isolated thunderstorms with possible heavy falls.

Online

  • Respond, innovate & leave no one behind to ‘Orange the World’ by UNDP Pacific Office in Fiji at 12pm

General Information – Events

  • 14th Fiji Bitter Wairiki 7s & Netball Tournament at Wairiki, Taveuni at 8am
  • Suva Kids Hapkido Martial Arts Training at YMCA Gym at 4pm
  • Suva Adults Hapkido Martial Arts at YMCA Gym at 6pm
  • Veivakalotutaki i Nukutobici at Korovou,Tailevu at 6.30pm

EFL Planned Power Shutdown

  • Part of Velovelo, Lautoka – 8am to 5pm
  • Part of Field 4 Area, Ltka – 8.30am to 5pm
  • Wairabetia, Lautoka – 8am to 5pm
  • Savusavu – 8.30am to 4.30pm
  • Sabeto, Nadi – 9am to 4.30pm
  • Soweri Road, Ba – 9am to 4.30pm
  • Sigatoka – 9am to 4.30pm
  • Labasa – 8.30am to 11.30am

Entertainment

Editor’s movie pick:

  • Tadap –1.40pm, 5pm at Life Cinema Lautoka; 2.20pm at Life Cinema Nadi; 11am, 2.15pm, 8.20pm at Life Cinema Nakasi; 11.05am, 8.20pm at Life Cinema Labasa
  • Encanto: Damodar Cinemas –11.30am, 5.50pm

COVID-19

Health Ministry advice:

  • People with severe COVID-19 are still dying at home, or are coming to a medical facility in the late stages of severe illness.
  • Severe COVID-19 is a medical emergency, and a delay in receiving appropriate medical treatment reduces your chance of recovering from the disease. You are at higher risk of developing severe COVID-19 if you are over the age of 50 or have a non-communicable disease or chronic disease like diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, kidney disease, or if you are obese or pregnant.
  • If you are at high risk of severe disease and have any symptoms of COVID-19 such as a cough, runny nose, fever, sore throat, body ache, headache, loss of taste/smell – please come to your nearest screening clinic to be checked and tested by our medical teams.
  • The severe symptoms of COVID-19, include the following: – Difficulty breathing; – Persistent pain or pressure in the chest; – Severe headache for a few days; – New confusion, inability to wake or stay awake; – Pale, gray, or blue-coloured skin, lips or nail beds.

Source: MOHMS

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