Tonga is currently experiencing unusual strong winds caused by what is called squashing zones.
Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 29/08/2017
Laitia Fifita from the Metrological office says, the current strong wind is by far the strongest and is expected till the end of the week.
He also says the strong winds will be most obvious at sea and warns mariners to be more cautious.
The strong winds winds started last week and is quite unusual at this time of the year.
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