TROPICAL DISTURBANCE WHAT TO DO INFORMATION ISSUED FOR TEMOTU
A tropical disturbance What to do Information is current for Temotu Province.
The what to do information notice was issued by the National Emergency Operations Centre of the National Disaster Management Office (NDMO) in Honiara.
The notice said bad weather associated with the Tropical Low can pose threats to lives and properties.
It advised people listen to the radio for further information, store drinking water in sealed plastic containers as water supply may be interrupted or contaminated during bad weather, batten down roofing and all loose objects in the house.
People are also advised to ensure all family members are present, keep children away from swollen drains and waterways.
The notice said village leaders in the possible threat areas are advised to activate their emergency response plans when necessary.
This includes ringing church bells, blowing of conch shells and beating of drums.