Location: Madagascar, Comoros and Mayotte; possible strong wind, heavy rains and flooding.
Event: There is a category 2 severe tropical storm system developing in the Indian Ocean. The storm is expected to make landfall in Comoros; Mayotte; and western and southern Madagascar. Expect heavy rains and strong winds with possible flooding, landslides, power outages and difficult travel conditions.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid travel to the affected areas until the storm has dissipated.
- Monitor the local news for updates.
- Seek secure shelter.
- Visit the Joint Typhoon Warning Center and Tropical Storm Risk (TSR) for updated storm tracking information.
U.S. Embassy Antananarivo, Madagascar
(+261) 20 23 480 00
(+261) 20 23 480 00 (after hours)