Possible cyclone development zone spans from Tuvalu to French Polynesia. Via NOAA.

A symptom of the change from La Niña to El Niño
Vanuatu NDMO: “There’s still enough crop available for people to use in the couple of, two to three weeks and then after that period we might consider looking at food relief,”
ABC via ReliefWeb, http://reliefweb.int/node/476003