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Weather Alert: Flooding due to Heavy Rains (February 10, 2023)
February 10, 2023

Location:  Maputo Province

Event:  Local reporting cites increased incidence of flooding in the Maputo province following prolonged periods of heavy rain.  The U.S. Embassy in Maputo has advised Embassy personnel to reconsider travel by road outside of the Maputo city center during this time.  Additionally, travelers are asked to exercise extreme caution if driving through mud or water.

Actions to Take: 

  • Reconsider travel to the provinces of Maputo until the flooding has dissipated. 
  • Monitor the local news for updates. 
  • Seek secure shelter.  
  • Follow directions from local officials and take other appropriate actions as needed. 
  • Visit the  Tropical Storm Risk for updated storm tracking information. 


U.S. Embassy Maputo
(+258) 84-095-8000

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 

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