At 10:00 this morning, the intense tropical cyclone GELENA was centered about 145 km southeast of Rodrigues, at latitude 20.9° South and longitude 64.4° East. It moves in a general south-easterly direction at about 25 km/h.(…) Rodrigues continues to have intermittent rains and gusts of around 110 km/h. The wind could be stronger in exposed areas. A Class IV cyclone warning is in effect in Rodrigues. The public in Rodrigues is strongly advised to stay safe and only go out in case of emergency until all alerts are removed. (…) The rainy weather will continue until midday. (…) The sea will remain heavy with heavy swells. Large waves generated by the storm surge and strong winds could flood the southern and southwestern beaches. (…)