Message: Tropical Storm Danny, the fourth named storm of the 2015 Atlantic Hurricane Season, continues to move west.
At 11.00 a.m. the center of Tropical Storm Danny was located near latitude 11.2 North and longitude 41.1 West or about 1385 miles East of the Lesser Antilles. Maximum sustained winds are near 50 mph with higher gusts. Tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 70 miles from the center. The system is moving toward the west near 12 mph and a westward to west-northwestward motion at a slightly slower forward speed is expected during the next 48 hours.
According to the National Hurricane Center in Miami, there are no coastal watches or warnings in effect. The system currently poses no threat to the general public
The CDEMA Coordinating Unit is in contact with the National Disaster Offices across the region and they are currently monitoring the system.
CDEMA will continue to monitor the system and provide updates as is necessary.
The public is advised to
- Monitor radio or television and other official sources of information for progress reports
- Update your personal family preparedness plan and action items according to that plan
- The website www.weready.org provides additional information
CONTACT DETAILS: The CDEMA CU 24-hour contact number 1(246) 425 0386