Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Flash-flood warning for central, western areas

Date:

Share post:

A flash-flood warning is in effect for western and central districts of Barbados until about 6 p.m.

The Barbados Meteorological Services says maximum rainfall accumulations of 25 to 50mm in heavy to violent showers are expected these areas.

A flash-flood warning is issued when rapid flooding due to heavy or excessive rainfall in a short period of time (generally less than 6hours) is occurring or is imminent in the warning area.

The warning may be discontinued earlier if conditions warrant. (PR/SAT)

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related articles

Public schools reopen next week

Public schools will reopen next week for the final school term of the academic year 2023-2024. Term III, also...

Met Office monitoring dust haze

The Barbados Meteorological Services (BMS) is closely monitoring a large plume of dust haze in the eastern Atlantic today. The...

Jamaican cop killed in the line of duty

KINGSTON – The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF), has described as “a very sad moment” the death of police...

Tennis Centre eyeing successive titles

Defending champions Tennis Centre will have the chance to become just the third club to win three successive...