(News) INDIAN OCEAN- The names of next season’s storms and cyclones

http://www.ipreunion.com/actualites-reunion/reportage/2018/07/03/noms-cyclones,85860.html and https://www.zinfos974.com/Saison-cyclonique-2018-19-Les-noms-des-futurs-systemes_a129293.html The following is the list of names to be used to designate tropical storms and cyclones during the 2018-2019 hurricane season in the Southwest Indian Ocean: (…) In the southwest Indian Ocean, tropical low...

(News) OMAN- Oman weather department issues tropical storm update

http://timesofoman.com/article/134816/Oman/Oman-weather-department-issues-tropical-storm-update A potential cyclone forming 1,000 km off the coast of Oman will have "no direct effect" on the Sultanate for the coming three days, government weather watchers said."Latest developments and satellites imageries showed development...

(News) INDIAN OCEAN-DAu UNDP : an earthquake and tsunami risk assessment launched

https://defimedia.info/au-pnud-une-evaluation-des-risques-de-seismes-et-de-tsunamis-lancee While the largest earthquakes in the Indian Ocean do not occur in the vicinity of Mauritius, this does not mean that the island is protected from the effects of a tsunami. The United Nations...

(News) INDIA- International Tsunami Workshop is organized in Hyderabad.

http://www.thehansindia.com/posts/index/Telangana/2018-07-09/International-Tsunami-Workshop-from-today/396574 A special 5-day international-level workshop on Tsunami Warning Centre Operations and SOPs for 'Tsunami Warning and Emergency Response' will be inaugurated on Tuesday. This workshop is the highlight of a set of integrated meetings...

(News) OMAN- Tropical depression to become storm off Oman.

https://gulfnews.com/news/uae/weather/tropical-depression-to-become-storm-off-oman-1.2287325 The tropical depression brewing nearly 1,400km off the coast of Oman will turn into a tropical storm in the next 24 hours but it will have no direct influence on UAE’s weather, forecasters said. The...

INDIAN OCEAN- Indian Ocean sea levels rising twice than other oceans

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/indian-ocean-sea-levels-rising-twice-than-other-oceans/articleshow/60802669.cms PANAJI: Sea levels in the Indian Ocean are rising twice the global average due to wind and heat, a top scientist has said. Sea levels in the north Indian Ocean was rising about 0.3...

(News) MAURITIUS- Going in high sea is not recommended, because of rough seas with...

https://www.lemauricien.com/article/meteo-les-sorties-en-haute-mer-deconseillees/ According to the forecast of the Vacoas station, “a light airflow is still circulating in our region. However, the weather will be sunny in general this Wednesday morning. It will also temporarily cloudy, in...

(News) INDIAN OCEAN- Wide Tsunami Exercise (iowave18) set for 04 September 2018.

http://www.maurice-info.mu/indian-ocean-wide-tsunami-exercise-iowave18-set-for-04-september-2018.html Mauritius will join 25 countries around the Indian Ocean Rim as a participant in mock tsunami scenario on 4th September 2018 whereby tsunami waves generated by an earthquake of magnitude 9.0 on the Richter...

(News) REUNION- A dangerous swell with waves of 9 meters, in the West and...

http://www.ipreunion.com/actualites-reunion/reportage/2018/04/17/les-cotes-ouest-et-sud-en-vigilance-a-partir-de-mercredi-uen-houle-dangereuses-avec-des-vagues-de-neuf-metres,80561.html The first strong swell event of the year will approach the West and South coasts of Reunion in the day of this Wednesday, April 18, 2018. "The waves of this powerful wave train will...

YEMEN- Choléra : au Yémen, l’épidémie la plus virulente jamais enregistrée

http://www.liberation.fr/planete/2017/08/24/cholera-au-yemen-l-epidemie-la-plus-virulente-jamais-enregistree_1588588 The deterioration of the level of hygiene due to the conflicts in the country has allowed the resurgence and the proliferation of this pathology hitherto limited. Some 2% of the Yemeni population are concerned. ...