North to northeasterly 20/25 knots, locally reaching 20/30 knots in the morning. Winds turning north to northwesterly during the afternoon and easing to 15/20 knots by late afternoon ahead of a south to southwesterly change 15/20 knots extending from the southwest during the late afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres by late afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres in the south. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms in the south late this afternoon or evening. Outlook Tuesday: Southerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres in the south. Outlook Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the south.Issued Mon 05:11 CST
08:48 EST Aid groups in Solomon Islands are raising concerns a lack of food security is stopping many flood victims returning home from evacuation centres.