PUBLIC SEVERE WEATHER INFORMATION NUMBER FOURTEEN (A14) FOR SAMOA
ISSUED BY THE SAMOA METEOROLOGY DIVISION AT 5:00 PM
MONDAY 09th JANUARY 2023.
VALID: HEAVY RAIN ADVISORY
VALID: FLOOD ADVISORY
The moist Northwesterly windflow continues to prevail over Samoa as the convergence zone remains stationary near south of the islands. The aforementioned windflow may maintain severe weather conditions over the area through tomorrow. Thenceforth, anticipate improving weather conditions by Thursday as the system migrates further south. Therefore, expect scattered rain with brief heavy downpours at times and a few thunderstorms possible for tonight.
Heavy downpours with poor visibility, foggy and slippery roads over mountain passes and ranges, pooling near roadsides and waterways. Flooding and landslides are possible.