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BREAKING NEWS: Maria now a category 3 hurricane

By St. Lucia Met. Services

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(PRESS RELEASE) – A HURRICANE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR SAINT LUCIA.

AT 11:00 A.M TODAY, THE CENTRE OF HURRICANE MARIA WAS NEAR LATITUDE 14.7 NORTH, LONGITUDE 60.1 WEST, OR 60 MILES OR 97 KM EAST NORTHEAST OF SAINT LUCIA. MARIA IS MOVING TOWARD THE WEST NORTHWEST NEAR 10 MPH OR 19 KM/H WITH A DECREASE IN FORWARD SPEED EXPECTED.

ON THE FORECAST TRACK, THE CENTRE OF MARIA IS EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS THE NORTHERN WINDWARD ISLANDS LATER TODAY.

MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS ARE NEAR 120 MPH OR 195 KM/H WITH HIGHER GUSTS. ADDITIONAL RAPID STRENGTHENING IS FORECAST DURING THE NEXT 48 HOURS.

HURRICANE FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUTWARD UP TO 15 MILES OR 30 KM

FROM THE CENTRE AND TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS EXTEND OUTWARD UP TO 125 MILES OR 205 KM.

OUTERBANDS OF MARIA ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HEAVY SHOWERS, GUSTY WINDS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER SAINT LUCIA TODAY.

ROUGH SEAS GENERATED BY HURRICANE MARIA WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT SAINT LUCIA WITH WAVES AND SWELLS 12 TO 17 FEET OR 3.7 TO 5.2 METRES FOR THE NEXT 24 TO 36 HOURS. SMALL CRAFT AND LOCAL FISHERMEN ARE STRONGLY ADVISED TO REMAIN IN PORT AND RESIDENTS ARE ALSO ADVISED TO STAY AWAY FROM THE BEACHES.

PERSONS LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING AND LANDSLIDES ARE ADVISED TO EXERCISE VIGILANCE.

RESIDENTS OF SAINT LUCIA AND THE REST OF THE WINDWARD AND LEEWARD ISLANDS ARE ASKED TO CLOSELY MONITOR THE PROGRESS OF THIS SYSTEM.

REPEATING THE 11:00 AM. POSITION OF HURRICANE MARIA, LATITUDE 14.7 NORTH, LONGITUDE 60.1 WEST OR 60 MILES OR 97 KM EAST NORTHEAST OF SAINT LUCIA.

THE NEXT ADVISORY WILL BE ISSUED AT 2:00 PM TODAY.

AVLON CHARLERY
FORECASTER

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4 comments

  1. God is in control

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    • We all know that God is in control, but we have to PRAY more and asked God for his Mercy and compassion to saved us from our sinful ways, so we can be spare by the Storm.

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  2. SCOAN visit /TB Joshua morning water
    Emmanuel…
    people of God outside Nigeria please be careful.
    our attention has been drawn to some
    certain individuals or Group of persons
    who are running Fake watsapp account (s) Fake
    e-mail (s) and Fake:….
    Facebook accounts”
    They pretends to be
    1 PROPHET TB JOSHUA
    2 WISE MAN/MEN
    3 SCOAN ADMIN
    4 SCOAN WORKER(S)
    These are Fraudsters they are only after
    your MONEY. SCOAN DOESN’T USE WATSAPP
    please be careful .!!!
    If you are outside Nigeria ,and you do not
    have the time or money to Come to
    Nigerian yourself,
    look for some one you trust who can get
    The morning water, anointed stickers,
    Video cassettes, mirror book ,testimony
    book , from
    Senior prophet TB Joshua ….
    Or if you do not have any one in or
    coming to Scoan,send an Email directly to
    [email protected]
    OR,
    If you want to visit the SCOAN in Nigeria for
    instant approval of visit, or to get directives on
    how to go about it, send an email to the visit
    authorizing officer for free on, ,,
    [email protected]

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  3. Please God spread your arms over them🙏🙏🙏🙏

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