Tropical Cyclone Freda has brought heavy rainfall to the Tropical Cyclone Fredaand continues to churn over the open Coral Sea.
The storm ripped through the Solomon Islands, bringing heavy rain and damaging winds as it passed from north to south over the collection of islands.
While not nearly as destructive as Evan was across Fiji or Samoa, the storm still caused flooding and wind damage.
While tracking near the Islands of Makira and Rennell, both of which house major populations, the storm was expected to bring sustained winds of 60 mph, with higher gusts. Some locations easily saw over 10 inches of rain thanks to the slow moving nature of the storm.