Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Flash-flood warning in effect for northern parts of Barbados

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A flash-flood warning is in effect for northern and northwestern districts of Barbados.

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

Maximum rainfall accumulations of 30 to 75mm in heavy showers are expected across northern, northwestern and some central districts.

This alert is valid from 10:30 am today and will be terminated at 6 p.m., or sooner if conditions warrant. (PR/SAT)

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