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  1. News - World - FIJI

    Tropical Cyclone Evan hits Viti Levu, Fiji

    Posted Dec 18th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... outages and flash flooding. Tropical Cyclone Evan pummelled the main island, Viti Levu, with winds exceeding 200 km/h, bringing down trees, blocking roads and forcing all flights to be grounded. ... swells, creating a major flooding concern. ...

  2. News - Asia - FIJI

    Thousands flee Cyclone Evan in Fiji

    Posted Dec 17th 2012, 12:39pm by AFP

    ... down on the Pacific nation. Power outages and flooding were reported on the main island of Viti Levu as Tropical Cyclone Evan approached, with all flights to and from Fiji cancelled ... kilometres per hour. It is expected to skirt Nadi, which was swamped by another cyclone that killed five people in April, and head southwest, generating 12 metre swells that could exacerbate flooding ...

  3. News - World - FIJI

    Fiji scrambles to evacuate tourists as monster storm Evan nears

    Posted Dec 17th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... it could be as devastating as Kina, which killed 23 people and left thousands homeless in 1993. Squally thunderstorms were expected to flood low-lying areas while coastal villages were at risk of sea flooding, authorities said. The international airport at Nadi was packed as 850 tourists were removed from luxury resorts on outlying islands, "The safety of the tourists ...



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