Read the photo story International Hurricane / Cyclone / Typhoon Tracking Map. In the first weeks of Cyclone Idai's aftermath, WHO and partners moved rapidly to support the Ministry of Heath to save lives and limit the suffering of more than 1.8 million people left without shelter, food, safe water and sanitation and health services. Cyclone Idai: 1-month of critical health needs. In March 2019, central Mozambique was caught in one of the worst cyclones recorded in the Southern Hemisphere. More than 1,000 people were killed and an unknown number are still missing; the true death toll may never be known. After two landfalls, approximately 2.6 million people were affected across five countries. Cyclone Idai heading after DESTROYING Zimbabwe and Mozambique CYCLONE IDAI The path of devastation continued inland, where Cyclone Idai hit eastern Zimbabwe with more severe rains and wind. Large areas in Mozambique and in neighbouring Zimbabwe and Malawi have been affected and the death toll is anticipated to rise to horrific numbers. People have been… Zimbabwe experienced Cyclone Idai, an extreme weather event, during the weekend of 15–17 March 2019. Department of Civil Protection director Nathan Nkomo told state media that it had convene an emergency meeting on Wednesday to plan for any cyclone. Tropical Cyclone Idai made landfall over Mozambique’s city of Beira, Sofala Province, on March 15, producing torrential rains and strong winds and severely affecting Manica, Sofala, Tete, and Zambézia provinces. 25 April 2019. Chimanimani and Chipinge, Zimbabwe, were two of the most badly damaged areas. The early hours after Cyclone Idai paint tragic scenes of destruction. Cyclone Idai made landfall in the city of Beira, bringing severe rains and floods that swept away everything—homes, belongings, and of course, malaria commodities such as insecticide treated nets. The Government of Mozambique (GoM) reported at least 281 confirmed deaths in the country as of March 22, with the numbers expected to rise significantly in the coming days. The cyclone was the strongest recorded in the Southern Hemisphere. ( cyclocane is a CYCLOne and hurriCANE tracker by hayley) English español français. Active Tropical Storms South Indian Storms. Tropical Cyclone Idai has led to the deaths of hundreds of people, injury to many more and the displacement of thousands and caused catastrophic damage and protracted flooding. It developed as a tropical disturbance in the Indian Ocean on 3 March and became a tropical depression by 11 March, characterized by stormy weather Source: Oxfam Overview. Weather Underground provides tracking maps, 5-day forecasts, computer models, satellite imagery and detailed storm statistics for tracking and forecasting Tropical Cyclone Idai Tracker. The death toll continues to rise as government officials and aid groups get more access to some of the hard-to-reach places that are most in need. Tropical Cyclone Idai was the third deadliest cyclone to hit the Southern hemisphere. media caption Cyclone Idai: ... At least 1.7 million people were in the direct path of the cyclone in Mozambique and 920,000 have been affected in Malawi, the UN said. The areas likely to be affected by the cyclone are the same that were devastated by Cyclone Idai in March 2019.