Tropical Storm Erika and Updates

Good morning everyone, I hope your Friday is going well so far. As of this writing, Tropical Storm Erika was 90 miles ESE of Santo Domingo in The Dominican Republic with winds of 50 mph and moving to the WNW at 17. Tropical Storm Warnings are in effect for Puerto Rico, Vieques, Culebra, US Virgin Islands, British Virgin Islands, Dominican Republic, Haiti, SE Bahamas, Central Bahamas, Turks and Caicos Islands, there is a Tropical Storm watch for the NW Bahamas. The storm should be over the Dominican Republic today, over or near Turks and Caicos Islands tonight, and near central and NW Bahamas on Saturday and sat night. Look for 4-8 inches of rain with as much as 12 inches over portions of the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Dominican republic, Haiti, Turks and Caicos Islands, SE and Central Bahamas thru Saturday. There was already some tragedy with 4 people killed in Dominica because of mud slides and as many as 20 people still missing. Remember you can get complete storm details and updates thru the weekend at this web sight and also on One Caribbean television. Have a good weekend everyone.

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