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AssistAlert:Tropical Storm Eleanor Grounds Air Traffic in Mauritius

AssistAlert: Tropical Storm Eleanor Grounds Air Traffic in Mauritius


Tropical Storm Eleanor Grounds Air Traffic in Mauritius


As Tropical Storm Eleanor approaches, the Mauritius Meteorological Society has issued a class three cyclone warning on their four-point scale. Forecast models have anticipated that the tropical storm will strengthen significantly as it passes east of the main island. In the wake of these announcements, Air Mauritius has grounded and cancelled multiple in-bound and out-bound flights over the next few days and has offered all passengers traveling through February 29th the opportunity to change their flight to another on the same route before March 31st free of charge.


  • Power down mobile devices when not in use to conserve battery
  • Monitor local media for updates and information
  • Seek updated information on road conditions before driving
  • Avoid floodwaters when and where possible

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