Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:
In the Southern Hemisphere: Tropical cyclone (tc) 24s (Irondro), located approximately 927 nm south-southeast of Diego Garcia, is tracking east-southeastward at 16 knots.
Tropical cyclone (tc) 25p (Harold), located approximately 287 nm northwest of Port Vila, Vanuatu, is tracking southeastward at 07 knots.
Congo, Brazzaville – At least 20 people have been killed due to a lightning strike in Kintele, a suburb of Brazzaville, the Republic of the Congo (Congo Republic). A high voltage cable was also struck by the lightning leading to numerous electrocutions.