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Madagascar, Mayotte, Comoros, Mozambique - Tropical Cyclone TWO (Meteo France La Reunion, JTWC, UN OCHA, NOAA) (ECHO Daily Flash of 5 December 2019)

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  • Tropical Cyclone TWO formed over the southern Indian Ocean on 1 December, moving south-west towards Madagascar. On 5 December at 6.00 UTC, its centre was approximately 550 km north of the northern coast of Madagascar, with maximum sustained winds of 64 km/h.
  • TWO will continue south-west strengthening and is expected to pass between the north-west coast of Madagascar and east Mayotte on 7-8 December.
  • For the next 48 hours, heavy rain and strong winds are expected in northern Madagascar, north-eastern Mozambique, Mayotte and the Comoros.
  • The Meteorological Department of Mozambique has issued an alert for heavy rain and strong winds over the central and northern regions of the country.