People in the danger zone have moved to safer places and all residents have shut themselves inside their homes. In the lowlying areas, the roads are water logged and normal life here has come to a standstill
The Vanuatu Government Meteorological Services have projected torrential rain, high-speed wind and thunderstorms. clockwise hurricane winds will persist.
A Hurricane Wind Warning for all Vanuatu waters issued by the Vanuatu Meteorology and Geo-Hazards Department, Port Vila at 10:00 pm Friday, March 13 stand
Forecast: Clockwise winds of 120 knots over Northern and Central waters, elsewhere 130 knots. Phenomenal Seas to more than 10 metres. Poor visibility in showers of rain and thunder.