Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres in southern waters, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon, then tending northeast to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore northern waters around midday. Wednesday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore north of Agnes Water. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/2 metres, tending northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore.Issued Tue 10:03 EST
14:56 EST Vanuatu health officials have for the first time confirmed cases of the rare mosquito-borne zika virus.