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Puerto Rico under hurricane warning as Tropical Storm Fiona approaches — Redlands Daily Facts

At a Glance

  • Tropical Storm Fiona will move through the northeastern Caribbean.
  • It will produce flooding rain and strong wind gusts in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
  • Fiona could become a hurricane when it is near Puerto Rico.
  • It’s unlikely that Fiona will ever become a mainland U.S. threat.

Tropical Storm Fiona is producing flooding rainfall and strong wind gusts in the northeastern Caribbean and it may strengthen into a hurricane as it tracks near Puerto Rico.

A hurricane warning has been issued for Puerto Rico and a hurricane watch has been issued for the U.S. Virgin Islands.

H​ere’s what we know about Fiona’s threats to the Caribbean and what the storm could mean down the road for the mainland United States.

Latest Status And Forecast

Fiona’s center is now located around 145 miles southeast of Puerto Rico after passing over Guadeloupe last night.

Tropical storm force gusts are beginning in the U.S. territories. Recently, a station on St. Croix reported a gust to 45 mph.

By Dánica Coto | Associated Press HAVANA — Tropical Storm Fiona was expected to become a hurricane as it neared Puerto Rico on Saturday, threatening to dump up to 20 inches (51 centimeters) of rain as people braced for potential landslides, severe flooding and power outages. The storm previously battered various eastern Caribbean islands, with…

Puerto Rico under hurricane warning as Tropical Storm Fiona approaches — Redlands Daily Facts
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Remodeling With A Theme In Mind Reduces Time To Shop Around

Remodeling with a theme in mind reduces the time to shop around for new ideas although you may be influenced to change your theme base on more appealing looks. The architectural designs thus varies, depending on the location, life style and availability of crown, tubes and construction materials, you are sure to get the best out of your buck.

The good thing about the interior design such as furnishing, you are bound to come up with similar colors which would definitely flow well with both warm and cool feelings moving through from setting to another.  It’s always good to shop both online and in stores to get the best deal. You may never know what you will run into. Some merchandise stores and consignment stores such as TJMAX, MARSHALLS, OUTLETS and Boutiques do carry discounted items from major stores or trade-ins from their regular clients who may stop in from any angle of the globe.

These stores carry items you may need for reorganizing your house, country side homes and even establish seasonal shows to friends and clients as well. It is very interesting what themes, you as an interior designer would want to indulge to the parties you have in mind, attracting them to places like this.

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Spring Fashion – What To Wear During This Time Of The Year

Here are as some of the latest Spring fashion for school agers as well as casual wears for adults as the weather starts getting warmer. During this time of the year, we expect and experience rainfalls, shallow floods of pouring rain providing ponds, creeks, lakes, rivers and other water landscapes with sufficient water throughout this period and part of Summer.

Rain coats spring boots

Comfortable wears such as light jackets, raincoats, rain boots and umbrellas are essential to have during this time of the season. These supplies can be found locally in department stores and consignment stores near by you. It’s best to shop around for these items before we are immerse into the wet spring rainfalls especially for school goers, who may need weather gears while waiting for their school buses to keep dry.

Umbrellas Spring boots2
Spring boots1 Pouring Rain

Most parents would have to drop of their children to school due to these rainfall period to keep them dry, warm and ready for classes. These is the best time for parents to plan ahead not to interrupt their working schedules although we may experience road construction due to flooded patches along both express ways and city roads.

Any major roads’ congestion will be reported on TV and local radio stations. Its’ advisable to listen to radio station carrying related news on the weather not to have any surprises. Carry your umbrella and boots along if needed.

Stay tuned with the latest of all upcoming happenings during this Spring period. Hopefully with the brushes of shallow flooding, we should expect a great Summer ahead of us.

Credit: Valerie Fotso reporting for JBVEF NEWS

Gearing up with treats and decors for halloween parties

Halloween fans are gearing up with treats, tricks and decors to celebrate the season and weekend holidays. Party goers are coming up with all sorts of exciting decors to suit their characters of choose. Most of the trendy colors can be found in stores near you, carrying party items on online to suit special themes, which allows you to coordinate your flow of selected colors, matching to your desire taste.

Fun, fun, fun is time for another party and lots of manufacturing stencils to be selected from piles of what may attract buyers to stands in the malls or street corners.

A glass of beer or wine will surely brighten the eyes of store attendants keeping them in an exciting mode while they chat and tell stories among them selves. This is also a good time to come up with your Christmas list and watch for sales as we approach thanksgiving sale weekend. Bargains are suppose to kick-in throughout the rest of the year.

Travel booking are usually best a month in advance to get the best deal. This is the best time for families who enjoy spending their vacations in different continents’ popular cities to compare exchange rates before booking travels to their destination of choice.