HEAVY RAIN WARNING NUMBER FOUR ISSUED BY THE SOLOMON ISLANDS METEOROLOGICAL SERVICE AT 7:00 AM THIS MORNING ON THURSDAY 21th NOVEMBER 2019.

A HEAVY RAIN WARNING IS CURRENTLY ENFORCE FOR ALL PROVINCES.

SITUATION: A TROUGH LIES OVER SOLOMON ISLANDS.

CLOUDY PERIODS OF RAIN SHOWERS AND THUDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO AFFECT ALL PROVINCES.

SUCH HEAVY RAIN CAN LEAND TO FLASH FLOODING AND POSSIBLE LANDSLIDE OVER COMMUNITIES LIVING NEAR HILL SLOPES,

CLOSE TO LARGE RIVERS, STREAMS, AND LOW LYING AREAS.

MOTORISTS IN THOSE AREAS ARE ALSO ADVISCED TO USE EXTREME CAUTION WHEN TRAVELLING ON ROAD. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS RIVERS AND LARGE STREAMS OF UNKNOWN DEPTH. THEREFORE PEOPLE ARE STRONGLY ADVISED TO TAKE SAFELY MEASURES TO AVOID DANGER AND LOSS OF LIVES AND PROPERTY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO SIBC FOR FURTHER UPDATES.

NEXT UPDATE WILL BE ISSUED AT 7:00 PM THIS EVENING.

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