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Mauritius: Possible notice of heavy rain issued on the island for this afternoon

The meteorological Services Vacoas communicated that a notice of heavy rain could be issued in the afternoon with the presence of unstable air masses that could worsened the weather in Mauritius.

Despite a slightly milder weather this morning, Mauritius was particularly watered last night between rain and thunderstorms.

Firefighters made sixty interventions to flooded homes and large accumulations of water in different places.

"We find that the air mass is always unstable. It has been a temporary calm. We believe that there is a possibility that the rain showers could be back in the afternoon. We advise the public that if (bad weather) continues in the afternoon, we will issue a notice of heavy rain. We are in a period of festivities, and if the situation requires it we will be forced to issue a notice of heavy rain in the afternoon "said Mamade Beebeejaun, director of the meteorological station of Vacoas.


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