Location: Northern Mozambique
Event: Tropical Storm Jasmine continues to move toward the western coast of Madagascar. Current reports suggest the storm could intensify and become a Tropical Cyclone in the next few hours. Mozambican authorities issued a “yellow alert” regarding extremely strong winds and intense rainfall accompanied by severe thunderstorms resulting from Tropical Storm Jasmine in the province of Nampula.
Actions to Take:
- Reconsider travel to the province of Nampula until the storm 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 Joint Typhoon Warning Center and Tropical Storm Risk for updated storm tracking information.
U.S. Embassy Maputo
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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