Weather watch: Expect rain and thunderstorms
A TROUGH of low pressure remains slow moving just to the West of Fiji.
The weather bulletin issued from the National Weather Forecasting Centre in Nadi says a moist easterly wind flow also prevails over Fiji.
The forecast to midnight tonight for the Fiji group, expect cloudy periods with some showers and isolated afternoon or evening thunderstorms over the Eastern parts and the interior of the larger islands.
There will also be afternoon and evening showers and a few thunderstorms elsewhere.
Isolated thunderstorms with heavy falls are also likely and localised heavy falls may lead to flash flooding of low lying areas.
For mariners expect moderate easterly winds and moderate to rough seas.
As for the outlook for Thursday expect cloudy periods with some showers over the eastern parts and the interior of the larger islands.