Monday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres in the far east. Tuesday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the far east in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres in the east. Outlook Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming easterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then tending northeasterly during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.Issued Mon 16:40 EST
23:48 EST The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has begun a cash-for-work scheme to provide immediate assistance for people worst-affected by Cyclone Pam in Vanuatu.