– Tropical Depression 02F has upgraded to Tropical Cyclone Mal, affecting Fiji.

– Tropical Depression 02F has upgraded to Tropical Cyclone Mal, affecting Fiji.

– Cyclone Mal's center is 520km WNW of Rotuma and 880km NW of Yasawa-I-Rara.

– Storm Warning for Yasawa, Mamanuca, Western & Northern Viti Levu.

– Gale Warning for Rotuma, western Vanua Levu, eastern Viti Levu, Lomaiviti Group.

– Storm Alert for Southern Viti Levu, Vatulele, Kadavu, and nearby islands.

– Cyclone's path to pass close to Viti Levu with storm force winds.

– Gale Warning extended to western Vanua Levu, eastern Viti Levu, Lomaiviti Group.

– Risks include tree damage, power outages, sea travel hazards, and heavy rain.

– Impact expected on Yasawa and Mamanuca Groups and Viti Levu.

– Flash Flood Warning and Heavy Rain Warning in effect for Fiji Group.