The National Disaster Mitigation Agency and Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency are teaming up to develop an early warning system for tornadoes.
Jakarta residents should brace themselves for more flooding and the usual associated chaos with rain, at times heavy, predicted for the rest of the week.
A total of 14 fatalities in Indonesia have been blamed on Cyclone Iggy, which came close to Bali and Nusa Tenggara. Most of the deaths are a result of falling trees and there were an additional 60 people reported injured according to the National Disaster Management Agency (BNPB).
Three main tourism destinations in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara; Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno and Gili Air have been inaccessible by sea since Wednesday morning due to bad weather.