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Haiti: Heavy rain September 18-19

Heavy rain, possible flooding and landslides in departments of Sud, Nippes, Grand’Anse, Nord-Ouest, and Ouest September 18-19

18 Sep 12:12 PM UTC
TIMEFRAME expected from 9/18/2018, 12:00 AM until 9/19/2018, 11:59 PM (America/Port-au-Prince). COUNTRY/REGION Sud, Nippes, Grand’Anse, Nord-Ouest, Ouest

Event

The remnants of Tropical Storm Isaac are bringing heavy rain to various regions of Haiti, notably the departments of Sud, Nippes, Grand’Anse, Nord-Ouest, and Ouest (home to the capital Port-au-Prince). The rain is expected to continue until Wednesday, September 19. Flooding and landslides are possible. Associated transportation disruptions cannot be ruled out.

Advice

Individuals in Haiti are advised to follow local weather reports and avoid flood-prone or landslide-prone areas.

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