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Severe Flooding as Cyclone Eloise Hits Parts of South Africa

Severe Flooding as Cyclone Eloise Hits Parts of South Africa
The Department of Water and Sanitation has said plans are in place for the imminent impact of Tropical Cyclone Eloise, adding that the reality unfolding is that there will be impact in the provinces of Mpumalanga and Limpopo. While Eloise will mainly affect those two provinces, the department has also reminded people within the Vaal and Orange River Systems that it is still important for everyone to be vigilant. High-risk areas have also been identified. These include Tzaneen, Blyderivierpoort, Klaserie, Nandoni and Albasini Dams. The department's warning comes after the storm made landfall in Mozambique which resulted in floods and multiple casualties.

Severe Flooding as Cyclone Eloise Hits Parts of South Africa The Department of Water and Sanitation has said plans are in place for the imminent impact of Tropical Cyclone Eloise, adding that the reality unfolding is that there will be impact in the provinces of Mpumalanga and Limpopo.South Africa: Plans in Place for Tropical Cyclone Eloise Impact The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) says plans are in place for the imminent impact of Tropical Cyclone Eloise.Now,… Read more » InFocus Cyclone Eloise Hits Mozambique, Killing Beira Residents At least nine people died on Saturday after Tropical Cyclone Eloise hit the port city of Beira, most of them killed by falling trees, authorities said.Read more » South Africa: Weather Service Releases Warning Ahead of Tropical Storm 'Eloise' The rain which Severe Tropical Storm "Chalane" brought to southern Africa during the Christmas and New Year period last year is still fresh in the minds of the general public.

These include Tzaneen, Blyderivierpoort, Klaserie, Nandoni and Albasini Dams.High-risk areas have also been identified.

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