Monday: East to northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. Tuesday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres around midday, then increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore east of Albany. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 10/15 knots turning westerly 20/30 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres west of Albany during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore.Issued Mon 16:01 WST
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.