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The Mauritius Meteorological Services has been certified MS ISO 9001:2008 by the Mauritius Standards Bureau.


Precautions

Preparedness And Precautions in The Event of a Cyclone

Before The Cyclone
 

  1. Portable AM/FM radio and fresh batteries.
  2. Torch, lamps, candles, matches, etc.
  3. Water containers.
  4. Canned food, can opener, stove with sufficient gas.
  5. Rice, flour, biscuits, cheese, etc.
  6. First aid kit and essential medicines.
  7. Clothes secured in plastic bags.
  8. Tool kit for emergency repairs (hammer, nail, rope, etc..)

 

During a cyclone warning class l
 

 

During a cyclone warning Class ll
 

Verify that your emergency kit contains all essential items
 

 

Upon the issuance of a cyclone warning Class lll
 

  1. Fix shutters.
  2. Secure doors and windows.
  3. Store loose articles.

 

During a cyclone warning Class IV
 

Gusts of 120 km/h or more are occurring
 

 

Passage of the ‘EYE’ of the cyclone
 

 

After the cyclone

Clean yard and drain out stagnant water to prevent proliferation of mosquitoes/diseases