Tracking Hurricane Fiona: See the Latest Models

Hurricane Fiona intensified into a Category 2 storm on Monday afternoon after leaving the entire island of Puerto Rico without power, and Fiona made landfall in the Dominican Republic earlier the same day after sweeping Puerto Rico with torrential rains and life-threatening floods and spreading to the entire island. Power outage Category 1 storm storms reached shore near Boca de Yuma at 3:30 a.m. As of 11 p.m. Fiona was 80 miles southeast of Grand Turk Island and had maximum sustained winds of 110 mph. The storm was moving northwest at 10 mph. “On the forecast track, Fiona’s center will pass near the easternmost tip of Turks and Caicos late tonight or early Tuesday. Max sustained winds have increased to nearly 110 mph with higher gusts. Additional reinforcement is expected over the next couple of days. Fiona is expected to become a major hurricane later tonight or Tuesday,” the NHC said. The CaicosA Hurricane Watch is in effect in: *Dominican Republic coast from Cabo Caucedo to Puerto Plata, Tropical Storm Warning in effect in: *Southeast Bahamas, including Acklins, Crooked Island, Long Cay, Inagos, Mayaguana, Rough Islands A hurricane warning means that hurricane conditions are expected somewhere within the warning area. Preparations to protect life and property must be expedited to completion. Hurricane monitoring means that hurricane conditions are possible within the monitoring area. A tropical storm warning means that a tropical storm is expected somewhere within the warning area. Trace a tropical turbulence in the mid-Atlantic Ocean. The system is not expected to develop significantly. It is given a 0% chance of development in the next two days and a 30% chance of development in the next five days. Learn what to do when a hurricane watch comes out Stay tuned for WESH 2, WESH.COM, or NOAA Weather Radio for storm updates, prepare to bring any lawn furniture, outdoor ornaments, ornaments, trash cans, hanging plants, or anything else the wind might pick up indoors , and understand hurricane forecasting models and cones. . If shutters are not installed, use pre-cut plywood, check batteries and stock up on canned foods, first aid supplies, drinking water, and medication, and the WESH 2 First Warning Weather team recommends having these items ready before the storm hits. Water: 1 gallon of water per person per day, canned foods and soups, such as beans and chili, cans can be opened without the easy-open lids, assemble a first aid kit, enough prescription medicine for two weeks, baby/children’s needs, such as Formula milk and diapers. Batteries Battery-powered weather radio What to do in the event of a hurricane warning Listen to the advice of local officials. If advised to evacuate, leave activities fully prepared If evacuation is not advised, stay indoors away from windows, watch out for hurricanes. Hurricanes can occur during a hurricane and after it has passed. Stay indoors, in the center of your home, in a windowless closet or bathroom. How your smartphone can help you during a hurricane Your smartphone can be your best friend in a hurricane — with the right sites and apps, you can turn it into a powerful tool to guide you through the storm’s approach, arrival, and beyond. Download the WESH 2 News App for iOS | Enable Emergency Alerts – If you have an iPhone, select Settings, then go to Notifications. From there, find Government Alerts and enable Emergency Alerts. If you have an Android phone, from the app’s homepage, scroll to the right along the bottom and tap on Settings. In the Settings menu, tap Severe Weather Alerts. From the list, choose from Severe, Medium, Severe, or All Alerts. Your pet should be a part of your family plan. If you must evacuate, the most important thing you can do to protect your pets is to evacuate them as well. Leaving pets, even if you try to provide them with a safe place, can result in injury or death, so contact hotels and motels outside your area to see if they take pets, and ask friends, relatives, and others outside the affected area. Whether they can house your animal.

Hurricane Fiona intensified into a Category 2 storm on Monday afternoon after leaving the entire island of Puerto Rico without power.

Fiona made landfall in the Dominican Republic earlier the same day after hitting Puerto Rico with torrential rains, life-threatening flooding and island-wide power outages.

The then Category 1 storm came ashore near Boca de Yuma at 3:30 a.m.

As of 11 p.m., Fiona was located 80 miles southeast of Grand Turk Island and had maximum sustained winds of 110 mph. The storm was moving northwest at 10 mph.

On the forecast track, the center of Fiona will pass near the easternmost tip of the Turks and Caicos Islands late tonight or early Tuesday. Max sustained winds increased to approximately 110 mph with higher gusts. Additional strengthening is expected over the two days The next two, and Fiona is expected to turn into a major hurricane later tonight or Tuesday.”

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Summary of hours and applicable warnings:

A hurricane warning applies to:

* Turks and Caicos Islands

A hurricane watch is valid for:

* Coast of the Dominican Republic from Cabo Cosedo to Puerto Plata

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for:

* Southeast Bahamas, including Acklins, Crooked Island, Long Cay, Inagos, Mayaguana, and Ragged Islands.

A hurricane warning means that tornado situations are expected somewhere within the warning area. Preparations must be expedited to protect life and property.

The Hurricane Watch means that hurricane conditions are possible within the watch area.

A tropical storm warning means that a tropical storm is expected somewhere within the warning area.

Other Tropical Disorders

The National Hurricane Center tracks a tropical turbulence in the subtropical mid-Atlantic Ocean.

The system is not expected to develop significantly. It is given a 0% chance to develop in the next two days and a 30% chance to develop in the next five days.

Learn what to do when a hurricane watch releases

  • Stay tuned to WESH 2, WESH.COM, or NOAA Weather Radio for storm updates.
  • Be prepared to bring any garden furniture, outdoor ornaments, ornaments, trash cans, hanging plants, or anything else the wind might pick up.
  • Understand hurricane forecast models and cones.
  • Get ready to cover all the windows of your home. If shutters are not installed, use pre-cut plywood.
  • Check batteries and stock up on canned foods, first aid supplies, drinking water, and medicines.

The WESH 2 First Alert Weather Team recommends that these items be ready before a storm hits.

  • Bottled water: 1 gallon of water per person per day
  • Canned foods and soups, such as beans and chili
  • Can opener without lids, easy to open
  • Assemble a first aid kit
  • Prescribed medication for two weeks
  • Baby/baby needs, such as formula and diapers
  • Flashlight and batteries
  • Battery powered weather radio

What to do when a hurricane warning is issued

  • Listen to the advice of local officials. If you are advised to evacuate, leave.
  • Complete preparation activities
  • If evacuation is not recommended, stay indoors away from windows.
  • Be alert for hurricanes. Hurricanes can occur during a hurricane and after it has passed. Stay indoors, in the center of your home, in a closet or in a windowless bathroom.

How your smartphone can help you during a hurricane

A smartphone can be your best friend in the event of a hurricane — with the right sites and apps, you can turn it into a powerful tool to guide you through the storm’s approach, arrival, and beyond.

Download the WESH 2 News app for iOS | Android

Enable Emergency Alerts – If you have an iPhone, select Settings, then go to Notifications. From there, find Government Alerts and enable Emergency Alerts.

If you have an Android phone, go from the app’s homepage to the right along the bottom and tap on Settings. In the Settings menu, tap Severe Weather Alerts. From the list, select from the most severe, moderate, or all alerts.

Pets and animal safety

Your pet should be part of your family plan. If you must evacuate, the most important thing you can do to protect your pets is to evacuate them as well. Leaving pets, even if you try to provide them with a safe place, can result in injury or death.

  • Contact hotels and motels outside your immediate area to see if they take pets.
  • Ask friends, relatives, and others outside the affected area if they can house your animal.

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