Storm JOAQUIN becomes a hurricane; threatens east coast of USA

Tropical storm JOAQUIN that is currently affecting the Bahamas, Turks and Caicos Islands and Cuba, is now classified as a dangerous category 4 hurricane, with high winds and torrential rain. It may move northwards to threaten the east coast of the USA.

Advice For Travellers

Travellers in the path of this storm should be cautious and monitor local weather reports.