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Martinique-Guadeloupe: Storm alerts in effect April 17

Alerts for thunderstorms and torrential rain in effect Tuesday, Aril 17, for Martinique and Guadeloupe

TIMEFRAME expected from 4/17/2018, 12:00 AM until 4/17/2018, 11:59 PM (America/Martinique). COUNTRY/REGION Martinique, Guadeloupe

Event

The French meteorological authorities (Météo France) have issued alerts for thunderstorms and torrential rain for the overseas departments of Martinique and Guadeloupe. An orange alert - the second-highest on a four-point scale - is in effect for all of Martinique for Tuesday, April 17, while a lower yellow alert is in effect for the Guadeloupian archipelago. Flooding and associated transportation disruptions and/or power outages are possible.

Advice

Individuals on the above islands are advised to keep abreast of weather alerts, confirm travel reservations, and adhere to any instructions issued by the local authorities.