The Vanuatu Meteorological Service has issued a tropical cyclone warning for Tropical Cyclone Jasmine.
It forecasts that the system is expected to intensify as it tracks east towards Vanuatu. Hurricane force winds, heavy rain and high seas are anticipated.
All New Zealand and British citizens located in Vanuatu are advised to prepare themselves in the event of a tropical cyclone.
For advice on what to do, and to review Vanuatu's Cyclone Safety Procedures, please refer to pages 20-25 of the Vanuatu phone book.