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Old 13-02-2012, 06:35   #1
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Exclamation Severe WX Warning Madagasgar / Reunion / West Indian Ocean

POSTED by NOAA 13 FEB 2012 14:15UTC

Latest advisory is in from the Joint Typhoon Warning Center on the Southern Hemisphere tropical cyclone named Giovanna. Based on satellite estimates it's the equivalent of a U.S. category 4 hurricane. Center expected to make landfall in Madagascar this evening U.S. time.

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Looks like fun... not..
Bitta luck no one will tell the Pirates... lol
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fortunately it will pass very sparsely populated areas,generally when these cyclones hit mada or mozambique most deaths are caused by flooding.
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Re: Severe WX warning Madagasgar/Reunion/West Indian Ocean

I feel badly for the lemurs. Their radios don't get the WX frequencies, poor little tykes.
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