18 Mar 2014

Damaging gale- force wind warning in Cook Islands

7:14 am on 18 March 2014

A gale warning is in force in the Cook Islands, affecting Pukapuka, Nassau, Suwarrow, Rakahanga and Manihiki.

Damaging gale-force winds are expected up to 40 knots and momentary gusts up to 55 knots in those areas.

A strong wind warning remains in force for the rest of the the northern Cook Islands.