Gusts of 119 km / h were felt at Pointe Canon and more intense on the heights, according to data obtained by the national station. It has issued a cyclone warning class 4 at 15 hours. According to the press 16:30 Imelda was 16 hours at nearly 120 km west of Rodrigues and continues to move closer to the mainland.
The time has deteriorated considerably, causing fallen trees and water accumulations. Electricity and telephone networks are severely disrupted. Similarly, planting corn and beans are affected.
The tropical cyclone pass its point closest to the island in the early evening.