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Mauritius, La Réunion - Tropical Storm DANILO (GDACS, JTWC, Mauritius Meteorological Services, Meteo France La Reunion) (ECHO Daily Flash of 08 January 2021)

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Tropical storm DANILO, formed over the Indian Ocean and is moving west-southwest towards Mauritius and La Réunion. On 8 January at 00.00 UTC, its centre was approximately 530 km north-east of Rodrigues Island (Mauritius), with maximum sustained wind of 74 km/h.

DANILO is forecast to continue west-southwest passing close to Rodrigues on 9 January and approaching Mauritius and La Réunion on 10-11 January with maximum sustained wind up to 80 km/h.

For the next 48 hours, heavy rain, strong wind and storm surge are expected over most of Rodrigues, Mauritius and La Réunion.