Regional Pacific Food Security Cluster

Regional Pacific Food Security Cluster

Fiji Meteorological Service 2018/19 Tropical Season Outlook

Post date Monday, 10 December, 2018 - 20:41
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Fiji Meteorological Service's cyclone forecast for the 2018-19 season includes these highlights:

  • The Tropical Cyclone Seasonal Outlook issued by Fiji Meteorological Service predicts one to two tropical cyclones to affect Fiji this season, of which one may reach category 3 or stronger intensity.
  • There is an elevated risk of tropical cyclones for the Northern and Eastern Divisions of Fiji in the 2018-19 tropical cyclone season.
  • Seven to nine tropical cyclones are expected in the Pacific Island region, covering an area from Solomon Islands to French Polynesia.

[Source: Media Release No. 98, Fiji Meteorological Service]

See the full media release here:

http://www.met.gov.fj/index.php?page=seasonmedia

And outlook report here:

http://www.met.gov.fj/index.php?page=tcseasonpro