Sunday, August 19, 2007

Hurricane Dean news from Kingston

News from Kingston - Power Going Down
Sunday, August 19, 2007, 9:00 am
By fwade - moving back to ja
In an hour or so (10am Jamaica time) we are supposed to lose power -- an intentional shut down for safety reasons. There is also a 48 hour curfew that is in place. So you might not be hearing from this part of the world in a few minutes, for what could be a while. What we will have is decent cell phone coverage, however. So, here we are, sitting and watching and waiting for Dean...

Power 106 News - Dean tracking south
Sunday, August 19, 2007 at 1 pm
From go-jamaica : storm news
The Meteorological Services of Jamaica is reporting that Hurricane Dean is now located 90 miles south east of Morant Point. Duty Forecaster at the Met Office Viola Jones says the system remains a powerful category 4 system. Meanwhile meteorologists from the weather channel say the system could be very destructive.