The OCHA Asia-Pacific Weekly Regional Humanitarian Snapshot for 11-17 March focuses on Tropical Cyclone Lusi in Vanuatu, dry conditions in South East Asia, King Tides in Marshall Islands and Degue Fever in Fiji and Vanuatu. Continue reading
TC Lusi is now moving away from Vanuatu and is located approximately 265 km northeast of Aneityum and 280 km east of Erromango. The cyclone has intensified to a Category 3 system and is heading in a south-southeast direction at 20 km/h. Tafea is the only province under cyclone alert at this time. Continue reading
Tropical Cyclone Lusi is located about 30 km west-northwest of Ambrym (population 7,275) and 70 km southeast of Malekula (22,902), and moving 12 km/h in a south-southeast direction.