Weather Alert – U.S. Embassy Bridgetown

Weather Alert – U.S. Embassy Bridgetown

July 6, 2018

Location: Eastern Caribbean – hurricane alert

EventThe National Hurricane Center (NHC) has issued alerts for a hurricane system that is currently located in the Atlantic Ocean.  The National Hurricane Center reports Beryl is now expected to be a hurricane when it moves through the Lesser Antilles Sunday night or Monday, and the chance of some islands receiving direct impacts from wind and rainfall are increasing.  However, Beryl is a very small hurricane, and it is too early to determine exactly where those impacts will occur. https://www.nhc.noaa.gov/text/refresh/MIATCDAT2+shtml/061436.shtml

Actions to Take:

Monitor the NHC and local news for updates.

Assistance:

U.S. Embassy Bridgetown, Barbados
+246-227-4399
After hours +246-227-4000
ACS unit fax +246-431-0179
E-mail BridgetownACS@state.gov
https://bb.usembassy.gov/

State Department – – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

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