Wednesday, September 20, 2017

A Hurricane Warning is in effect for: * Puerto Rico, Culebra, and Vieques * Dominican Republic from Cabo Engano to Puerto Plata * Turks and Caicos Islands and the Southeastern Bahamas

...CATASTROPHIC FLASH FLOODING OCCURRING OVER PORTIONS OF PUERTO RICO...

SUMMARY OF 5:00 PM AST...2100 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...18.8N 67.3W
ABOUT 25 MI...45 KM NNW OF AGUADILLA PUERTO RICO
ABOUT 75 MI...120 KM E OF PUNTA CANA DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...110 MPH...175 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NW OR 305 DEGREES AT 12 MPH...19 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...957 MB...28.26 INCHES

Source: National Hurricane Center, Advisory #19

5:45 pm: CNN is reporting that the whole island of Puerto Rico is without power.

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