Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens

September 16, 2016

This is an update to our previous message concerning Tropical Depression 15, which has now developed into Tropical Storm Maria.

New watches are in effect:

A Hurricane Watch is in effect for Antigua & Barbuda, Montserrat, and St. Kitts & Nevus.

A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for Barbados, Dominica, Guadeloupe, Martinique, St. Lucia, and St. Vincent & the Grenadines.

For updates on the storm’s path, go to the website of the National Hurricane Center at www.nhc.noaa.gov

The U.S. Embassay advises U.S. citizens to take the usual precautions, monitor local media, and follow the dirdctions of local authorities.