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www.aljazeera.com/indepth/inpictures/flooding-cyclone-widespread-damage...

Cyclone, flooding cause widespread damage across Southern Africa. Death toll rises to 215 as the cyclone tore through Malawi into central Mozambique before hitting Zimbabwe.

atcnews.org/2019/03/18/cyclone-idai-causes-massive-damage-in-mozambique-and-beyond

MOZAMBIQUE'S CITY OF BEIRA NEARLY WIPED OUT BY CYCLONE IDAI (Posted 18th March 2019) Mozambique cyclone: “90 per cent” of Beira and surrounding areas damaged or destroyed While the physical impact of Idai is beginning to emerge, the human impact is still largely unclear due to lack of communications The scale of damage caused by…

weather.com/storms/hurricane/news/2019-04-24-african-tropical-cyclone...

Four areas around Africa are known to produce tropical cyclones. Some of the world's deadliest and costliest cyclones come from the Indian Ocean. Many Atlantic hurricanes come from northern Africa ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tropical_Storm_Domoina

Widespread crop damage occurred along the Umfolozi river plains after being covered by up to 1 m (3.3 ft) of sediment. The South African Weather Bureau considered Domoina as the "first tropical cyclone in recent history to have caused flooding and extensive damage."

www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/03/19/world/africa/mozambique-cyclone-idai...

A tropical cyclone struck Mozambique and several other countries in southern Africa late last Thursday, causing widespread flooding and destruction across the southeast corner of the continent ...

www.worldvision.org/disaster-relief-news-stories/2019-cyclone-idai-facts

March 11 – Now a tropical depression, the storm builds in intensity between coastal Africa and Madagascar. March 14 to 15 – Tropical Cyclone Idai makes landfall near Beira, Mozambique, as a Category 2 storm with sustained winds exceeding 105 mph. March 20 – Heavy rains continue along with search and rescue operations and damage assessments.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_West_Africa_hurricanes

This list of West Africa hurricanes includes all tropical cyclones which originated in the Atlantic and directly or indirectly affected the west coast of Africa or its surrounding islands, or both. Atlantic hurricanes seldom directly affect West Africa, the Cape Verde Islands, or the Canary Islands, since easterly winds carry the storms away from land, and most Atlantic storms that move off ...

zimbabwe-today.com/how-we-can-minimise-future-cyclone-damage

How we can minimise future cyclone damage. March 25, 2019 Opinion. ... The first model was that the southern Africa region experiences major cyclones every eight to ten years and communities in cyclone-prone areas were asked to factor that into their planning. The second model was that communities needed to build houses and structures that can ...

www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-04-12/cyclone-damage-cost-southern-africa...

Tropical Cyclone Idai, which caused deadly flooding in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi last month, will cost the southern African nations more than $2 billion to repair the damage, according to ...

www.nyac.com/newsdetail/responding-to-cyclone-idai-in-mozambique-zimbabwe...

Assessments of cyclone damage that have been reported thus far: Dondo House for Children: The orphanage, which was opened in 2018, sustained damage to the roofs of all four buildings – an education center, boys’ and girls’ dorms, and the director’s residence.