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Mozambique lashed with rain, strong winds as cyclone loses power

Mozambique has been lashed by strong winds and widespread rain as a tropical cyclone loses power after making landfall in the country. Tropical Cyclone Idai hit Mozambique on Thursday night near the city of Beira in Sofala Province, dumping significant ...

- News24

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Mozambique cancels domestic flights as storm nears

MAPUTO - Mozambique has cancelled flights to several domestic destinations as a tropical cyclone, potentially the strongest to hit the country in nearly two decades, approached threatening to bring chaos to southern Africa. The wave of cancellations came ...

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Cyclone Idai to make landfall in Mozambique

JOHANNESBURG - The South African Weather Service on Thursday said Tropical cyclone Idai is expected to make a landfall in Mozambique later on Thursday. Tropical cyclone Idai was currently over the northern parts of the Mozambique channel and was ...

- Independent Online


Cyclone set to hit Mozambique hard tonight, dozens already killed

A major cyclone is expected to make landfall in Mozambique on Thursday evening, bringing with it high wind speeds and rain. The storm is expected to deliver a massive punch to the country when it hits, as pre-storm flooding in Mozambique has already ...

- News24


Mozambique on high alert as cyclone looms

... affected 843,000 people across southeast Africa, officials and the UN said, prompting calls for emergency aid. At least 66 people have been killed in Mozambique, 45 in Malawi and four in South Africa following torrential rains that have triggered flash floods.

- eNCA

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Residents warned as tropical cyclone Idai intensifies over Mozambique

Residents in central Mozambique were on Thursday bracing for a tropical cyclone described as "extremely dangerous" by weather experts, with imminent landfall expected near the port city of Beira, which has a population of about 530,000 people. "This storm ...

- SowetanLIVE Sunday World


South African emergency services on way as Cyclone Idai nears Mozambique

MBOMBELA – Storm Report South Africa reported that evacuation began in coastal areas. South African paramedics are on their way to assist. They warned the public that people in the path of this extremely dangerous cyclone Idai should follow available ...

- Lowvelder


Red alert for Mozambique as Cyclone Idai gathers energy

Idai will continue moving in a westerly direction toward Mozambique. Weather forecast models are predicting an intense cyclone for the rest of Wednesday and Thursday as it continues to gather energy from the warm waters of the Mozambique Channel.

- eNCA