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Tropical Storm Chris

PostPosted: Tue Aug 01, 2006 1:55 pm
by KarenS
Tropical Storm Chris, the third named storm of the 2006 Atlantic hurricane season, developed early Tuesday near the Leeward Islands, forecasters said.
Chris had sustained winds near 40 mph, just above the threshold for a tropical storm, according to the National Hurricane Center.
A tropical storm warning was posted for the islands of Antigua, Barbuda, Anguilla, St. Kitts, Nevis, Saba, St. Eustatius, St. Barthelemy and St. Martin. A tropical storm watch was issued for Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the British Virgin Islands.

For the full article go <a href="http://www.local10.com/news/9605767/detail.html">here</a>

August 3rd & Chris

PostPosted: Thu Aug 03, 2006 12:49 pm
by KarenS
From Caribbean Hurricane Network:
CHRIS IS EXPECTED TO PRODUCE TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES
WITH ISOLATED TOTALS OF UP TO 5 INCHES OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF
PUERTO RICO...THE U.S. AND BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS...AND THE
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE
OVER THE SOUTHEAST BAHAMAS...THE TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS...AND
NORTHERN HAITI THROUGH FRIDAY.

For the full article go <a href="http://www.stormcarib.com">here</a>