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Madagascar, Mauritius, Rodrigues - Tropical Cyclone HEROLD
- ECHO Daily flash of 17/03/2020
Following the passage of Tropical Cyclone HEROLD close to the north-east coast of Madagascar on 13-15 March, at least 4 people died in Sava region and approximately 3,200 people have been affected. More than 100 schools have been flooded.
On 16 March at 18.00 UTC, the cyclone's centre was approximately 360 km north-west of Mauritius, with maximum sustained winds of 148 km/h. HEROLD will move south-east passing close to Rodrigues Island (approximately 90 km south), bringing heavy rain, strong winds and storm surge.
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