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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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Spring Weather With Drizzling Rain

Part of the Midwest is experiencing Spring weather with drizzling rain which is expected to last throughout this weekend. This will help to reduce dust, nourish and keep the grounds moist before it gets dry again, due to the warm temperature during this time of the year. The wetness is much appreciated by planters who have been waiting eagerly to cultivate their gardens and landscapes with annuals and perennials depending on what they already have.

This amount of drizzling rain should not interfere or cause any problems with scheduled road maintenance taking place during this weekend and disperse periods within the year. Although they have been occasions were unpredicted conditions has interfere due to heavy rainfall.
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With weather like this, its’ the best time to pull out your Spring gears and make good use of them. If you have Umbrellas, boots and raincoats, it is best to have them along with you while stepping out of the house. You can always have them in your cars to avoid any surprises.

Rain coats

Now is also the best time to think ahead to put away those heavy winter outfits, jackets, coats, comforters, and winter boots to embrace the light Spring weather before heading into Summerlike weather.

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Valerie Fotso reporting News for JBVEF NEWS.

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.

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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.

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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