Meteorological Services Department (MSD

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    Earthquake shakes Kariba

    ANOTHER earthquake rattled Kariba this morning with the epicentre estimated to be in Lake Kariba, several kilometres away from the one felt on Tuesday night. This morning’s earthquake slightly increased in intensity to record 3,9 Magnitude on the Richter Scale. Tuesday’s quake was minor at Magnitude 3,6. “An earthquake was felt in Kariba this morning the 18th June 2021 at…

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    Met Dept. warns of cold, windy weekend

    COLD and windy conditions are expected over the weekend in most parts of the country, the Meteorological Services Department has advised. The MSD said relatively dry southerly winds had begun strengthening and entering the country through Gonarezhou National Park to the south east of the country. Today Masvingo, Manicaland, Mashonaland East and Harare Metropolitan are expected to be cool and…

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    Cyclone Eloise likely to hit Zimbabwe by weekend

    THE Meteorological Service Department (MSD) has warned that Cyclone Eloise is developing and is likely to hit the country over the weekend. This would be a second cyclone to hit Zimbabwe within a month. The country experienced a weakened tropical Cyclone Chalane towards the end of December. In a statement yesterday, MSD said it was monitoring the developing cyclone as…

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